Pitbull, Bruno Mars Light Up the Stage at the 2011 MTV VMAs
Pitbull, Bruno Mars Light Up the Stage at the 2011 MTV VMAs
By Latina Staff | 08/29/2011 - 07:54

One thing we have to say, the MTV Video Music Awards are never boring! We’re guaranteed some off the wall behavior, dramatic wardrobes and amazing performances, and 2011 was no exception. Our Latin stars definitely basked in the spotlight last night. Selena Gomez sparkled in her Julien MacDonald gown with boyfriend Justin Bieber, who also brought his pet snake Johnson along for the ride. 

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Hurricane Songs
10 Latino Songs To Help You Weather The Storm
By Latina Staff | 08/26/2011 - 20:58

With Hurricane Irene posing a threat to the northeast this weekend, our staff made a list of our favorite songs to listen to during a storm. All of the songs we picked are about weather in some form or another, and they all help us relax. Here are our picks for the 10 songs to help you weather the storm. 

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Our 5 Favorite Films from the New York International Latino Film Festival
By Amaris Castillo | 08/25/2011 - 10:45

The 12th Annual New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF) just wrapped up and we learned so much about our vibrant Latin culture from the entertaining and diverse movies that were screened from all over the U.S. and Latin America. From animated Cuban lovers united by music to Pitbull sharing his fondest childhood memory, there was something for everyone.

Here are our highlights:

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Pitbull Responds to Linsday Lohan Lawsuit
Pitbull Responds to Lindsay Lohan Lawsuit
By Mariela Rosario | 08/25/2011 - 09:59

Our main man Pitbull was about as surprised as we were to find out that Lindsay Lohan was suing him over the lyrics to his hit song "Give me Everything". At one point in the #1 song, Mr. Worldwide rhymes, "I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan," and the troubled Hollywood starlet is apparently none too happy with the reference to her house arrest and legal troubles.

Lindsay Lohan is Suing Pitbull Over Lyrics to "Give Me Everything"

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Pitbull Performing at VMAs
Pitbull to Perform at the MTV VMAs!
By Amaris Castillo | 08/23/2011 - 13:30

Pitbull has been confirmed to perform his smash hit “Give Me Everything” at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards!  The 30-year-old Cuban American rapper, whose hit single featuring Ne-Yo and singer Nayer reached the number one spot on iTunes earlier this summer, will take the stage next Sunday, Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. (Live ET/Tape Delayed PT.

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LISTEN: New ‘Wepa’ Remix from Gloria & Pitbull!
By Angie Romero | 08/22/2011 - 18:51

Celia would be so proud! Gloria Estefan and Mr. Worldwide have teamed up for a hot remix to La Reina’s new single “Wepa!” off her upcoming album, Miss Little Havana. As we witnessed a few years back with G’s “No Llores,” when these two get together, it’s fire—Cuba’s finest.

Remixed by Holland DJ R3hab, it’s just one of the many takes on Pharell’s original version, which we’re still obsessing over.

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Lindsay Lohan is Suing Pitbull Over Lyrics to "Give Me Everything"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/22/2011 - 12:01

According to MTV, 30-year-old Cuban American rapper Pitbull, and the producers of his hit song, "Give Me Everything," are being sued by Lindsay Lohan over the lyric, “I got it locked up like Lindsay Lohan.” 

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Pitbull Teams Up with Jencarlos Canela & El Cata for Music Video
Pitbull Teams Up with Jencarlos Canela & El Cata for "Baila, Baila"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 11:15

Pitbull can add yet another collaboration to his neverending list!  The Cuban American rapper, who graced the cover of our June-July ‘Hot Guys’ issue, has teamed up (for the second time) with fellow cubano Jencarlos Canela and&n

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Demi Lovato Dishes on Dream Collaboration
Who Does Demi Lovato Really Want to Work With?
By Mariela Rosario | 08/08/2011 - 16:00

Want to know who Demi Lovato really wants to work with? It might surprise you given the young singer's rock & roll sensibilities. But we'll give you a hint: One is Colombian, the other is Cuban, but they both frequently call Miami their home. Watch the video below to find out...

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