LISTEN: Demi Lovato Sings “Skyscraper” in Spanish!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 11:55

We're excited to report that half-Mexican artist Demi Lovato has recorded a Spanish version of her hit song, “Skyscraper!”


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Paola Turbay
EXCLUSIVE: Which 'True Blood' Star Is Crushing On Alexander Skarsgard?
By Lee Hernandez | 07/22/2011 - 18:52

Colombian actress Paola Turbay (The Secret Life of the American Teenager) has a hot new role on HBO's hit show, True Blood this summer, and with so many yummy guys appearing bare-chested on the hit show every week, we asked Paola—who was the first runner-up in the 1992 Miss Universe competition—which of the vamps in Bon Temps she's crushing on. 


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EXCLUSIVE: Charisma Carpenter: "You Need To Get It Out That I'm A Proud Latina!"
By Lee Hernandez | 07/20/2011 - 20:10

Her name is Charisma Carpenter and she's best known for playing all-American cheerleader Cordelia Chase on the hit TV show, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. But there's something many people don't know about Charisma—she's Latina! "I think it’s the best kept secret ever," said the sweet actress, whose grandfather was born in Spain. "You need to get it out that I'm a proud Latina!"


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Melissa DeSousa
EXCLUSIVE: Melissa De Sousa On Not Speaking Spanish: "It's Kind of Looked Down On"
By Lee Hernandez | 07/13/2011 - 20:47

Panamanian actress Melissa De Sousa — who stars in the new BET series, Reed Between the Lines (premiering in the fall) — has paved the way for other Afro-Latinas to make it in Hollywood. But De Soussa — a proud Latina who grew up in New York — says she feels terrible about the fact that she doesn't speak Spanish. 


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Cameron Diaz Takes a Crack at Speaking Spanish on 'El Hormiguero'
Cameron Diaz Takes a Crack at Speaking Spanish on 'El Hormiguero'
By Mariela Rosario | 07/01/2011 - 08:37

Cameron Diaz recently broke down her Cuban roots for us and now she is learning how to speak Spanish! On the show El Hormiguero, host Pablo Motos had the actress practicing her language skills by dubbing over her own trailer for her new movie Bad Teacher in his native language for a delighted audience.

WATCH: Cameron Diaz Breaks Down Her Cuban Roots


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LISTEN: Christina Aguilera Belts Out "La Casa De Mi Padre" in Spanish
LISTEN: Christina Aguilera Belts Out "La Casa De Mi Padre" in Spanish
By Amaris Castillo | 06/27/2011 - 12:59

It's been a while since we've heard Christina Aguilera sing in Spanish, her father’s native tongue. In fact, the last time we heard Xtina belt out a song in español was back in 2000 with her sophomore album, Mi Reflejo, which won her a Latin Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Album a year later.


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Demi Lovato
Demi Lovato Working On New Spanish-Language Single!
By Latina Staff | 06/14/2011 - 11:50

Will we be hearing Demi Lovato sing in Spanish again? If you trust songwriter and producer Edgar Cortazar, the answer is yes!


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The Bilingual Advantage
Is Being Bilingual Good For Your Brain?
By Mariela Rosario | 06/01/2011 - 17:00

Ellen Bialystok, a cognitive neuroscientist, has studied the effects of bilingualism on the brain for over 40 years. Among her impressive findings include the fact that bilingual children are able to understand more complex language problems than those that only spoke on language, that being bilingual can help delay the symptom's of Alzheimer's disease and makes you better at multi-tasking.


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EXCLUSIVE: Stacey Dash's Tips for Looking Young and Her Advice to Latinas in Hollywood
EXCLUSIVE: Stacey Dash's Tips for Looking Young and Her Advice to Latinas in Hollywood
By Lee Hernandez | 05/31/2011 - 16:30

Nobody who watched VH1's new one-hour drama, Single Ladies last night would ever guess that the youthful looking Stacey Dash is 45-years-old! "I literally just use Cetaphil," the part-Mexican actress told Latina.com when we asked how she manages to stay so gorgeous.


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Scotty McCreery Regrets Not Learning Spanish
Scotty McCreery Regrets Not Learning Spanish
By Lee Hernandez | 05/26/2011 - 13:58

Although he made us proud by becoming the first Latino winner in the history of American Idol last night, part-Puerto Rican singer Scotty McCreery revealed on a conference call with reporters this mor


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