Music for the People: Artists Sing for Equality
By Grace Bastidas | 05/13/2010 - 13:30

Ricky Martin, Shakira and Gloria Estefan are just a few of the musicians that have spoken out against the anti-immigration laws in Arizona. And a few artists are taking the discourse further.


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Watch: La Mala is Bad-to-the-Bone
By Grace Bastidas | 05/12/2010 - 13:03

In less than a week Mala Rodriguez will drop her fourth album Dirty Bailarina (out May 18; Universal), a title that is meant to evoke the image of “a woman who expresses her art without fear of getting dirty.” Sound interesting?


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Movie Review: 'Babies'
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 05/05/2010 - 17:00

You’d have to have a heart of stone not to smile through most of Babies. After all, the documentary follows four adorable, curious tykes as they toddle, drool and laugh their way through their first year of life.


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Watch: New 'Machete' Trailer Drops with a Special Cinco de Mayo Message for Arizona
By Mariela Rosario | 05/05/2010 - 16:15

Every now and then a movie comes along that is perfect for it's time, and right now, that movie is Robert Rodriguez's b-movie kitchfest, Machete. Rodriguez released the official trailer for Machete today, with a special introductory message from the film's star, Danny Trejo in which he declares, "This is Machete, with a special cinco de mayo message to Arizona!"


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Watch: Shakira Advocates for Immigrants in Arizona
By Mariela Rosario | 05/04/2010 - 10:08

Shakira has been on a whirl-wind media tour recently, speaking out against the passage of the new immigration laws in Arizona, SB 1070. Although some saw her involvement as an affront since she is not a United States citizen, we think it makes sense that Shaki stepped up to the plate; she herself admitted while speaking to the mayor of Phoenix, "I have no papers here."


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Watch: Christina Aguilera's New Video for "Not Myself Tonight"
By Mariela Rosario | 04/30/2010 - 09:25

Christina Aguilera just debuted her racy new video for the first single off her new studio album Bionic, "Not Myself Tonight" and all we have to say is, "Whoa!" Christina seems to have found a place somewhere between the overt sexuality of her "Dirrty" days and the retro-glam styling of her Back to Basics album—but viewer beware, this is not a video for the timid. Don't say we didn't warn you...

Check out the video for "Not Myself Tonight" below and let us know what you think in the comments:


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Watch: Gerard Butler Owes Sofia Vergara $60...Plus Interest
By Mariela Rosario | 03/24/2010 - 11:20

Sofia Vergara was a guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno last night and she stole the show (as usual) with a hysterical story about saving a broke Gerard Butler with $60 at the Chateau Marmont. The whole interaction started off when Leno asked whether Butler and Vergara had ever met before.


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Argentina's Breakthrough Artists
By Latina Author | 03/15/2010 - 14:07

In Argentina's male-dominated music scene, a strong, talented group of women are determined to do their own thing. Here, and in the April 2010 issue of Latina, these musical women are featured in their elements, doing what they love.

Click through the slideshow to see video of some of the artists featured here.


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Movie Review: 'Our Family Wedding'
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/12/2010 - 12:00

For a lot of Latinas who live constantly straddling two cultures, watching America Ferrera in Our Family Wedding, opening in theaters today, March 12, will be kind of like looking in a mirror. She plays Lucia, a modern, independent, ambitious girl—who turns into a wuss when she’s with her traditional Latin family: They don’t know she’s dropping out of law school to pursue a dream, let alone that their angelita lives with her boyfriend and has hot sex on the couch. She is thoroughly relatable.


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Sneak Peek: Jennifer Lopez on "How I Met Your Mother"
By Mariela Rosario | 03/04/2010 - 14:00

CBS just released a teaser video of Jennifer Lopez's upcoming guest appearance's on the channel's smash hit comedy How I Met Your Mother. J.Lo will play a woman who seduces Barney in an attempt to teach the notorious Lothario a lesson by holding out on physical affection.

 


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