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As I travel, I’m always on the lookout for new musical talent. Recently, I came across the impressive debut music video from Gian Kevin, a Puerto Rican cantante with clear talent in the Latin pop genre. In this exclusive interview, Gian Kevin speaks about his influences and his first video. Where are you from originally? I was born …

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DVJ Tanke Getting Your Ready For Spring Break With His New Spring Break Mixtape 2013.

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Spring has officially started and many designers and stores are sprouting with spring fashion. Daisy Fuentes wrapped up her Kohl’s spring 2013 collection this past Thursday. The former MTV International host and first Latina VJ who debuted her first Kohl’s fashion collection in 2004 with a small sportswear line has through the years added clothing …

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In the latest issue of GQ, Bruno Mars has a candid interview with the magazine. He discusses his incident with cocaine, his Hispanic last name and the inspiration for most of his music: sex. The interview begins with Mars talking about his new smash hit “Locked Out of Heaven.” Mars says that this is one …

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2012 Latin Grammy revelation Carla Morrison, tropical superstar Olga Tañon, Regional Mexican composer and 3Ball MTY vocalist America Sierra, and Puerto Rican pop singer/songwriter Kany Garcia will represent the current strength of Latin music’s female voice when they come together for the Latin’s Leading Ladies panel at the 2013 Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards …

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The pioneering musician was a founder of Latin jazz. Bebo Valdés was a big man whose music revealed a huge heart. The gentle giant of Cuban music, who died Friday (March 22) at age 94, was one of the founders of Latin jazz, and a pioneer in bringing Afro-Cuban sacred rhythms to popular dance music. …

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LAS VEGAS, March 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), a global leader in music rights management, announced tonight the songwriters and publishers of Latin music’s most-performed songs on U.S. radio and television honored at the 20th annual BMI Latin Music Awards at the Bellagio Hotel Las Vegas. A photo accompanying this release is …

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THREE NIGHT ENGAGEMENT SEPT. 13 – 15 Tickets on-sale Friday, March 29 at 10 a.m. LAS VEGAS, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Latin music superstar Luis Miguel will return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace for a record seventh consecutive year during the 2013 Las Vegas Mexican Independence Day weekend Friday, Sept. 13 …

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The Puerto Rican princess of salsa, La India, was hospitalized this morning in Santurce,Puerto Rico due to a beating. San Juan police were notified by a neighbor who heard screams. Linda Viera Caballero was found in her boyfriend’s residence and was rushed to the hospital where she was diagnosed with a broken nose and a hematoma on her …

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Check out the new EDM mix from our very own DJ D_Rect and download now!

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This week, the popular Puerto Rican singer, songwriter and producer Draco Rosa has hit the Latin music market with Vida, a compilation album inspired by the artist’s desire to celebrate life after winning his own personal battle against cancer. The new production, which includes outstanding duets with some of the biggest Latin music stars in the …

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Rick Gomez is Target Corporation’s new senior vice president of brand and category marketing. Given that rather bland title and the opaque maze of vice presidents that occupy Target’s headquarters in Minneapolis, Gomez’s hire doesn’t really stand out. Except that it does, and not just because Gomez used to run marketing at beer giant MillerCoors. …

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The Spanish-language network Telemundo has just announced the names of the artists who will be performing at the 2013 Billboard Latin Music Awards. The rich and diverse lineup includes Latin Urban superstar Don Omar, Mexican singer and actress Lucero, Vallenato icon Carlos Vives, Regional Mexican stars Gerardo Ortiz and La Arrolladora Banda El Limon de Rene Camacho, and Brazilian …

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Debbie Skidmore loves to dance. Growing up in New Orleans, where dancing is more than just a Mardi Gras party each spring, it’s has been a major part of her life since she was just 2 years old. The movement, the beat, the choreography — everything about dance inspires her. And as a licensed Zumba …

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Bachata star Prince Royce is the second Latin music star to sign on as a coach of “La Voz Kids,” the singing competition for kids 7-14 that will air this Spring on the Telemundo Network. Royce will share coaching duties with Mexican star Paulina Rubio, whose deal was announced Monday, and a third, soon-to-be-announced celebrity. “Prince …

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