Religious Leaders Want to Bar Ricky Martin from Entering Honduras
Religious Leaders Try to Bar Ricky Martin from Honduras
By Fox News Latino | 10/05/2011 - 14:00

An ecumenical group of religious leaders have demanded that the Honduran government deny a visa to Ricky Martin, arguing that he represents a bad moral example for the country's youth. 


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LISTEN: Daddy Yankee's "Lovumba"
LISTEN: Daddy Yankee's "Lovumba"
By Amaris Castillo | 10/05/2011 - 09:30

Daddy Yankee keeps churning out dance hits! The Boricua reggaetonero’s latest single, titled “Lovumba, hit iTunes yesterday. A blend of soca, mambo, and dance beats, the song, written by Yankee himself is the second single off his highly anticipated album Prestige (out later this year).


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WATCH: Calle 13’s "Latinoamérica" Music Video
By Amaris Castillo | 09/28/2011 - 11:30

Calle 13’s newest music video Latinoamérica,is out and the Puerto Rican reggaeton duo has created a beautiful blend of salsa, cumbia, and tango—and of course, it wouldn’t be a Calle 13 song without socially conscious lyrics.

Calle 13 Leads Block of Nominees with 10 Latin Grammy Nominations!


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Bruno Mars' 'Twilight' Single
LISTEN: Bruno Mars Sinks His Teeth into 'Twilight' Single
By Amaris Castillo | 09/27/2011 - 15:26

Bruno Mars’ single centered on the upcoming Twilight film was released on iTunes today – and is already on a rapid descent on the charts! “It Will Rain, written by the half-Puerto Rican singer/songwriter, will be included in the soundtrack of Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1. The highly anticipated film is the penultimate installment in the wildly popular teen vampire saga by author Stephenie Meyer.


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WATCH: Daddy Yankee's "Llegamos A La Disco" With - Many Others
WATCH: Daddy Yankee's "Llegamos A La Disco"
By Amaris Castillo | 09/16/2011 - 12:00

After raising the heat this summer with the music video for “Ven Conmigo” (featuring Prince Royce), Daddy Yankee is back with a new single! And this time, the 34-year-old Boricua reggaetonero has a whole crew in tow.


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WATCH: Johnny Depp Visits Old Puerto Rico in ‘The Rum Diary’
By Amaris Castillo | 08/30/2011 - 13:00

Come fall, we will be able to see how Puerto Rico looked back in the 1950s—thanks to the new film The Rum Diary, which hits theatres October 28. Johnny Depp stars in the film, based on the semi-biographical book by late journalist/author Hunter S. Thompson, about a freelance journalist at a crossroads in his career who travels to the island in hopes of finding a secure niche for himself. Puerto Rican actor Amaury Nolasco costars alongside Depp in the highly anticipated film.


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Hurricane Irene Hits Puerto Rico
Hurricane Irene Blasts Through Puerto Rico & Dominican Republic, Threatening U.S.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/23/2011 - 12:00

Hurricane Irene, which has already torn through the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico, is reportedly now a threat to the United States. By this Thursday, the hurricane may become a Category 4 as it gets closer to the U.S. coast, posing a serious threat to the Carolinas, Florida and Georgia.


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Puerto Rico University Attracts US Hispanics Who Want to Improve Their Español
By Amaris Castillo | 08/18/2011 - 08:30

The desire to be bilingual has motivated some Latino college students to move to Puerto Rico. La Universidad del Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart University) in Puerto Rico has seen an increase in its enrollment mainland U.S. Hispanics seeking to brush up on their language skills.


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Reggaeton Star Ken-Y on His First (and Current) Love
EXCLUSIVE: Reggaeton Star Ken-Y on His First (and Current) Love
By Smriti Mundhra | 08/10/2011 - 12:00

Squeaky-clean reggaeton duo RKM & KEN-Y have made a brand out of merging the dem bow beat with Disney-esque lyrics. And while their competition struggles to keep reggaeton relevant among club-hoppers, they’re focusing on a new audience: tweens.


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Juan Luis Guerra
Juan Luis Guerra Launching New World Tour in August!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/13/2011 - 08:30

Juan Luis Guerra is launching a new world tour next month!  The legendary singer/song-writer will start his “AsondeGuerra” tour in August, making his first stops in Puerto Rico on Aug. 13 and 14. 

WATCH: Juan Luis Guerra’s New Music Video “Lola’s Mambo”


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