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  • Bad Bunny bringing X100PRE Tour 2019 to Mandalay Bay Events Center

    Bad Bunny bringing X100PRE Tour 2019 to Mandalay Bay Events Center

    Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio better known by his stage name, Bad Bunny, has had one of the quickest rises to prominence in modern music history. Less than four years ago, the Puerto-Rican-bred Reggaeton/Latin Trap rapper went from being an unknown SoundCloud artist to selling out arenas around the...
  • Bad Bunny talks rare sunglass collection and championship belt obsession in new interview

    Bad Bunny talks rare sunglass collection and championship belt obsession in new interview

    It wasn't long ago that Bad Bunny was a relatively unknown young man attending the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo while bagging groceries at a local supermarket. Now, after the release of several singles like "Te Bote," "200 MPH," and "Solo De Mi" and the release of his debut album, X 100pre...
  • Bad Bunny pulls out all the stops on X100PRE Tour 2019

    Bad Bunny pulls out all the stops on X100PRE Tour 2019

    On March 14, Bad Bunny performed on the mainland of United States of America for the first time as a headliner of his own tour at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. Bad Bunny's X100PRE Tour is a fully interactive experience as fans in attendance were provided with bracelets prior to...
  • Bad Bunny makes history at sold out homecoming show in Puerto Rico

    Bad Bunny makes history at sold out homecoming show in Puerto Rico

    Less than four years ago, Benito Antonio Martinez Ocasio, better known by his stage name, Bad Bunny, was bagging groceries at a local Puerto Rican supermarket and was a relatively unknown college student studying at the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo. Now, the Puerto Rican Latin Trap rapper...
  • 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards performers: CNCO, Bad Bunny and more

    2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards performers: CNCO, Bad Bunny and more

    The Spanish-speaking communities across the globe have exercised their viewing power and supported Latin artists to the point that some of them have crossed over into the mainstream. Not only are the artists deserving of representation but so is their audience and supporters as we've seen Latinx...
  • Maluma announces 11:11 World Tour 2019

    Maluma announces 11:11 World Tour 2019

    25-year-old Juan Luis Londoño Arias better known by his stage name, Maluma, walks the thin line of raw and romantic when it comes to his musical artistry. His name Muluma is a combination of the first two letters of each of his intermediate family members names. His mother's name, Marlli, his father...
  • 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards nominees announced

    2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards nominees announced

    The Latin and Spanish-speaking community influence on mainstream music over the past couple of years has been just as impactful, if not more than any other element of today's popular music. With the rise of Latin trap and popular acts like J Balvin, Bad Bunny, and hip-hop's Dominican princess in...
  • Bad Bunny bringing X100PRE Tour to STAPLES Center spring 2019

    Bad Bunny bringing X100PRE Tour to STAPLES Center spring 2019

    Less than five years ago, Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio was a student at the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo and bagging groceries to make ends meet. Now, Ocasio is better known by his stage name, Bad Bunny, and is one of the most revered international musical acts in the world today. Over the...
  • J Balvin shouts out reggaeton at Latin Grammy Awards, drops new single about genre

    J Balvin shouts out reggaeton at Latin Grammy Awards, drops new single about genre

    Colombian superstar J Balvin released his new single "Reggaeton" on Nov. 17. After repping the genre at this week's Latin Grammy Awards, he surprisingly dropped the throwback track. "Reggaeton" is J Balvin's first new release since putting out his Vibras album earlier this year. The aforementioned...
  • Top 5 J Balvin songs

    Top 5 J Balvin songs

    Reggaeton has never sounded better than when J Balvin grabbed the microphone. The Colombia artist has been making a name for himself in the Latin music world ever since he burst on the scene in 2004. After spending some time nailing his sound down, he finally perfected his hit sound in 2014 with the...
  • J Balvin bringing Vibras tour to Mandalay Bay Events Center

    J Balvin bringing Vibras tour to Mandalay Bay Events Center

    For the past eight years, J Balvin has been a mainstay on the Latin charts. While his Spanish hits have been numerous, with the exception of 2017’s spectacular “Mi Gente,” Hot 100 hits have been few and far in between. That all changed in April when the hot Colombian singer/songwriter hooked up with...
  • Shakira, Maluma, J Balvin, Juanes, Karol G, Manuel Turizo, Sebastian Yatra, Piso 21, Carlos Vives & Sky

    Top 10 best music acts from Colombia

    Colombia captured the world's attention in the FIFA World Cup earlier this month when its national team nearly pulled off an incredible comeback against England. The Round of 16 games saw Colombia make a last minute goal, tying the score 1-1. The penalty shoot-out led to a loss, but Colombia...
  • Listen: Karol G shares 'Mi Cama' with J Balvin & Nicky Jam on remix

    Listen: Karol G shares 'Mi Cama' with J Balvin & Nicky Jam on remix

    Colombian singer Karol G premiered the remix of her "Mi Cama" on July 12. Fellow reggaetoneros J Balvin and Nicky Jam jumped on the track. "Mi Cama" (My Bed) is the latest single by Karol G, who's holding it down for women in reggaeton music. She premiered the music video back in May and it's so far...
  • Listen: Latin stream kings J Balvin, Nicky Jam, Maluma & Ozuna team up for 'X' Remix

    Listen: Latin stream kings J Balvin, Nicky Jam, Maluma & Ozuna team up for 'X' Remix

    Reggaeton superstars Nicky Jam and J Balvin premiered a new version of "X" on June 28. The duo teams up Maluma and Ozuna on the remix. Jam and J Balvin originally released the quirky club track "X" back in March. The following month they dropped a Spanglish version that had the two trading verses in...
  • J Balvin's 'Vibras' Tour to hit North America this fall

    J Balvin's 'Vibras' Tour to hit North America this fall

    Colombian reggaeton singer and pop culture superstar J Balvin is coming to North America this fall as part of the global campaign in promotion of his latest album, the recently released Vibras. The U.S. leg of the 2018 international tour is set to begin on Sept. 19 with a show in Fresno, California...
  • Maite Perroni's 'Loca' debuts on Billboard Latin Songs chart with her best showing

    Maite Perroni's 'Loca' debuts on Billboard Latin Songs chart with her best showing

    Mexican pop star Maite Perroni made a surprising debut on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs this week with a year-old song. "Loca," her collaboration with Cali & El Dandee,  opens at No. 30, Billboard reported on June 5. "Loca" (English: "Crazy") was released last June as the second single from...
  • Sky Rompiendo breaks out in 'Karma' music video with J Balvin & Ozuna

    Sky Rompiendo breaks out in 'Karma' music video with J Balvin & Ozuna

    Colombian producer Sky premiered the music video for "Karma" on June 7. He teams up with reggaeton superstars J Balvin and Ozuna in the new clip. "Karma" is the debut single by Sky, known by his full producer name as Sky Rompiendo El Bajo, the guy behind many of J Balvin's hits along with credits on...
  • Listen: Thalía and Natti Natasha piece together the night before in 'No Me Acuerdo'

    Listen: Thalía and Natti Natasha piece together the night before in 'No Me Acuerdo'

    Mexican pop star Thalía released her new single "No Me Acuerdo" on May 31. She teams up with Dominican artist Natti Natasha on the dance track. "No Me Acuerdo" (English: "I Don't Remember") is the lead single from Thalía's upcoming fourteenth studio album. Previously, she put out the Latina record...
  • "Vibras" album cover

    Album review: J Balvin leads Latin music movement with 'Vibras'

    Colombian superstar J Balvin released his latest album Vibras on May 25. After connecting with a global audience last year with "Mi Gente," he keeps the good vibes and grooves coming across the 14-track record. While his last effort, 2016's Energía, was electronic, he returns reggaeton music to its...
  • 5 fantastic tracks on Maluma's new album 'F.A.M.E.'

    5 fantastic tracks on Maluma's new album 'F.A.M.E.'

    Colombian superstar Maluma released his new album F.A.M.E. on May 18. Following his breakthrough last year with "Felices Los 4," he uses his third studio record to reflect on the global fame that's followed with more reggaeton jams and heartfelt performances. F.A.M.E. already features his big hits...
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