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LaMezcla Radio Memorial Day Mix Party

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DJ Rican and DJ LED Trip to Colorado for Beyond the Music Retreat Blog and Vlog Post

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DJ Genesis added to Bajo La Luna Festival in Costa Rica

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New York University professor was writing Eddie Palmieri biography. Juan Flores, a professor and writer whose work often explored music’s role in Latino identity, has died. The 71-year-old author of books such as From Bomba to Hip-Hop, Flores had reportedly been working on a biography of Puerto Rican pianist and bandleader Eddie Palmieri. “His strongest …

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ATLANTA, Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — WHAT: Cricket Wireless and The Latin Recording Academy® are bringing the 2014 Latin GRAMMY® Street Parties to the Streets of Miami on November 9, 2014. The event will feature food, music, dancing and Cricket “Smile Stations.” The Miami stop of the Latin GRAMMY Street Parties will feature live music …

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It was reported earlier this year that SoundCloud was working on closing prominent deals with major record labels, and it seems that that work has come to fruition. According to a report from the New York Times, SoundCloud has landed a licensing deal with Warner Music Group. Per the report, the deal guarantees that Warner …

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Prince Royce, Gerardo Ortiz and Luis Coronel are among the winners of the night at the 3rd annual awards show Gerardo Ortiz, Yandel and Natalia Jiménez wowed the audience with their extraordinary performances Kany García was radiant as a Guest Presenter Sony Music Latin congratulates its winners in the 3rd Annual Premios Tu Mundo celebration …

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A group of Latin musicians gave an historic concert at Yankee Stadium in the summer of 1973. About 40,000 fans danced to the beat of a genre that had a different flavor to the Sones, Guarachas and other Cuban rhythms of the era. It was called “salsa.” The genre with percussion, keyboards, vocals and wind …

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Reggaeton is a type of urban music that has become widespread in popularity among young music lovers in Latin America, North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Reggaeton music originated in Panama and caters to Hispanic youth, with rapping and singing often in Spanish. The music is a blend of Jamaican style music such as dancehall …

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DJ/Producer Rico Sanchez aka The Politician has released his new Brazil 2014 World Cup Anthem ‘La Copa Mundial’ It might not be the official song for this summer’s World Cup, but Rico Sanchez’s new soccer house track is sure to be the anthem at many parties during the  competition. La Copa Mundial ” is an …

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Led by Carlos Vives, Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Camila and Sonus, the leading Latin music label has a lineup poised to dominate the summer charts With summer fast approaching, Sony Music Latin has knocked off the cold of winter with the release of a number of “hot” hits from some of Latin Music’s biggest stars and …

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NEW YORK (AP) – Latin music – and Ricky Martin’s hips – proved that it makes for good TV and “Dancing with the Stars” is reaping the benefits. The hit show’s special Latin music night last week, which also included a health scare for one of the contestants, was the most-watched episode of an unscripted …

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La escultural “Gringa” nunca imaginó que cantaría bachata, sin embargo, su deseo es llevar el ritmo criollo a países donde aún no ha entrado, quizás por la barrera del idioma. La bachata se expande cada vez más y muestra de ello es su primacía como ritmo latina más nominado en los próximos premios Billboard. El …

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A group including casino company MGM Resorts announced plans Monday to build a 33-acre open-air music venue on the Las Vegas Strip to host a four-day Rock in Rio USA festival beginning in May 2015. MGM Resorts International officials said the “City of Rock” development to be built between the Circus Circus resort and Sahara …

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The musical based on the life of Gloria Estefan will debut on Broadway in 2015 and will be preceded by a TV show. “It’s going to be daunting, but I have no doubt whatsoever that we are going to be able to do it and so much fun to be a part of the processes,” …

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Living the PLUR life, wearing kandi, and listening to that tiki-tiki music may be all the rage right now. But there’s one pachanga that cranks up más volumen que Ultra Music Festival, Winter Music Conference, and Miami Music Week combined. And it’s called Calle Ocho. Get ready for that salsa, merengue, reggaeton, bachata, and hip-hop …

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Latest success for the label that is not afraid to embrace change and chart a new course for Latin music Sony Music Latin artist Romeo Santos, also known as the “King of Bachata,” has set the record for the highest selling week of any Spanish-language single with his chart-topping hit, “Odio.” Featuring Drake, “Odio” has …

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TORONTO – Mood Media Corp. (TSX:MM), a provider of scents and digital signs to the retail industry, is selling off its residential Latin American music division to a Montreal-based company for $16.3 million. Stingray Digital, owner of the Galaxie TV digital music service, will buy the operations as part of an expanded supply agreement between …

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