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As Latinos continue to work together to raise funds and help rebuild Puerto Rico and Mexico many Artist have been working together to bring unity and awareness of the situation in Puerto Rico. So Puerto Rican Actor / Artist Lin-Manuel Miranda did just that by bringing together Latin Artist from different countries to perform “Almost …

Felix Cabrera presents La Salsa Vive is coming to Orlando, bringing together 4 of the biggest Salsa artist in one place. Ruben Blades, Andy Montanez, Gilberto Santarosa, and El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico on Sunday November 6th at the Amway Center. Tickets are on sale now and start at $49. For more information call Ticketmaster …

Rubén Blades is stepping into the post-apocalyptic world of “The Walking Dead.” The Panamanian singer has joined the cast of AMC’s upcoming “Fear the Walking Dead,” a spin-off of the hit zombie show, as a series regular, Deadline reported. He joins previously announced cast members Cliff Curtis, Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey. Blades …

Singer Rubén Blades is known as a legendary star of Latin music, a winner of multiple Grammy Awards, an acclaimed TV and film actor, a political figure in his native Panama, a committed social activist — and now, for at least one day, a New York City high school teacher. In a recent session with …

The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame officially set forth its third year of operations with the announcement of finalists for the third annual La Musa Awards 2015. The eventual winners will be inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Oct. 15 at the Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami Beach. A …

Latin Grammys are almost upon us and fans in the U.S. and around the world are getting amped for a night filled with the best in the industry — Latin artists who bring the traditional-to-contemporary, smooth Latin beats and rhythms, rich cultural components and some killer rhythm to boot! The Latin Recording Academy recently announced …

If your a big Rubén Blasdes fan then you will love his new album Tangos that will be released on June 24, 2014. Tangos is Rubén’s first album since 2012 when he released his Anthology album witch was a collection of all his hit. Tangos is a more laid back classical album, it almost has …

Gloria Estefan, Ruben Blades and Ricardo Arjona are among the 24 singer/songwriters and composers nominated to the 2013 Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame and its La Musa Awards. Nominees were announced at a press conference in Miami yesterday, with LSHOF founders Desmond Child and Rudy Perez in attendance. The two songwriters/producers founded the organization and …

Ruben Blades Born July 16th, 1948 in the Republic of Panama. Education Holds Degrees in Law and Political Science from the University of Panama (1974) and Harvard Graduate Law School (1985). He has an Honorary Doctorate in Chicano Studies, from Berkeley University (California). He has an Honorary Doctorate in Humanities from Lehman College (Bronx, New …

The highlight and most anticipated event was the LMX DJ Choice Awards, on July 11, held at Stage48, New York City. The evening hosted some of the biggest tastemakers in the Latin music industry, along with honoring a Latin music legend as well as another who opened a path for Latinos in a new young …