Latin Stars Daddy Yankee, Natalia Jimenez And Pedro Fernandez Have Signed Up As Coaches For Another Season Of Hit Tv Talent Show La Voz Kids.
The trio has officially signed on for the fourth instalment of the singing competition, which is scheduled to kick off on the Telemundo channel this spring (16).
DADDY YANKEE shared his excitement for his return on Twitter.com, writing, "A new season is approaching - I'm going to assemble a team better than (NBA basketball champions) #GoldenState."
The Puerto Rican rapper and former child star-turned-hitmaker Fernandez joined the show last year (15), while singer/actress Jimenez has been a mentor for the youngsters since 2014
Continue reading: Daddy Yankee And Natalia Jimenez Returning To La Voz Kids
A Clutch Of Latino Rap And Reggaeton Stars Are Mourning The Death Of Puerto Rican Producer And Songwriter Syko 'El Terror'.
The hip-hop heavyweight, real name Christian Ramos, died on Sunday (27Dec15), aged 33.
Omar, who collaborated with Syko on songs like De hombre a hombre, was among the first stars to offer his thoughts following Ramos' death.
Continue reading: Stars Pay Tribute To Tragic Reggaeton Producer Syko
Enrique Iglesias was the big winner at the inaugural Latin American Music Awards, picking up five awards including Artist of the Year.
Enrique Iglesias was the big winner at the inaugural Latin American Music Awards.
The 40-year-old star scooped five awards at the ceremony, including Artist of the Year, Favourite Male Artist and three further awards for his collaboration with Nicky Jam, 'El Perdón'.
The track - which translates as 'Forgiveness' - won Song of the Year, Favourite Streaming Song and Favourite Collaboration.
Continue reading: Enrique Iglesias Wins Big At Latin AMAs
Reggaeton Star Daddy Yankee Has Turned His Upcoming Los Angeles Concert Into A Latin Talent Fiesta After Announcing He'll Be Joined By Prince Royce, Yandel, Natalia Jimenez, Arcangel And Plan B At The Gig.
The star's King Daddy tour hits the Staples Center on 17 October (15), and was already billed as one of the hottest tickets in town - and he insists there will be more A-list names added to the line-up before he takes the stage.
Continue reading: Daddy Yankee Lines Up Top Latin Talent For Los Angeles Gig
Reggaeton Stars Daddy Yankee And Nicky Jam Were The Big Winners At The 2015 Premios Tu Mundo On Thursday Night (20aug15), Scoring Two Awards Each.
Yankee was named the Favorite Urban Artist, and his devoted followers were given a special prize for Fan Club of the Year, while fellow Puerto Rican star Nicky Jam claimed the Party-Starting Song for El Perdon, his collaboration with Enrique Iglesias, as well as the special Warrior Spirit Award, which was given to him in recognition for his musical resilience through the years.
Iglesias was also a double winner - he was also named the Favorite Pop Artist, beating out the likes of Juanes, Prince Royce and Natalia Jimenez.
Meanwhile, Latin hunk Romeo Santos took home the trophy for Favorite Tropical Artist, and Gerardo Ortiz claimed the Favorite Regional Mexican Artist title.
Continue reading: Daddy Yankee And Nicky Jam Top Premios Tu Mundo
Reggaeton Superstars Daddy Yankee And Don Omar Have Concluded A Deal To Hit The Road Together For A 60-Date Tour That Will Run Over Two Years.
The two stars were once friends and collaborators but they launched a public war against each other a decade ago after falling out. They stunned fans in 2009 when they put aside their differences and appeared onstage together in their native Puerto Rico, prompting offers of a joint tour.
Now, six years later, Yankee and Omar are planning to hit the road for The Kingdom Tour, which will begin in December (15) in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The trek deal will also include a joint album and a TV show.
Continue reading: Former Rivals Daddy Yankee & Don Omar To Tour Together
Puerto Rican Rapper Mexicano 777 Has Lost His Two-year Battle With Throat Cancer At The Age Of 43.
The star, real name Israel Perales Ortiz, passed away on Thursday (23Jul15) at his home in Puerto Rico.
Ortiz had been serving a prison sentence for a domestic violence charge, but he was released last month (Jun15) due to his illness, according to Billboard.com.
Ortiz enjoyed success in the underground reggaeton and rap scene, but he also collaborated with mainstream artists DJ Playero and DADDY YANKEE.
Continue reading: Rapper Mexicano 777 Loses Cancer Battle At 43
Enrique Iglesias, Nicky Jam And Daddy Yankee Have Each Scored Double Nods For The 2015 Premios Tu Mundo Awards.
The Hero hitmaker will compete with Juanes, Prince Royce and Natalia Jimenez for Favorite Pop Artist, while he and Jam share a nomination for their collaboration El Perdon, which is shortlisted for Party-Starting Song, alongside Banda El Recondo de Cruz Lizarraga's Mi Vicio Mas Grande, Pierdo la Cabeza by Zion & Lennox, and Don Omar and Natti Natasha's Perdido En Tus Ojos.
Jam will also fight it out for Favorite Urban Artist with Yankee, J. Balvin and Wisin, while the Gasolina star's loyal #DYArmy following online has earned him a mention in Fan Club of the Year. Becky G, Belinda and Fifth Harmony's devotees are also up for the prize.
Meanwhile, Favorite Tropical Artist will be chosen from Marc Antony, Romeo Santos, Victor Manuelle and Juan Luis Guerra, and the Favorite Regional Mexican Artist category features Calibre 50, Gerardo Ortiz, Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga and Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda.
Continue reading: Enrique Iglesias And Daddy Yankee Up For Top Premios Tu Mundo Awards
Puerto Rican Rapper Daddy Yankee Is Taking His Talents To The Technology World As The New Musical Creative Director For Mobile Carrier Metropcs.
The Gasolina hitmaker announced his new venture at the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Conference in Miami, Florida on Tuesday (28Apr15), revealing he will produce music for the company's global #IAmMetro advertising campaign.
Continue reading: Daddy Yankee Named Musical Director For Tech Brand
Mexican Child Star-turned-singer And Talent Show Judge Pedro Fernandez Has Signed On To Co-host The Upcoming 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards With Tv Star Gaby Espino.
The event will take place at the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami in Florida on 30 April (15), and will feature performances from Fernandez's The Voice Kids fellow judge DADDY YANKEE, J Balvin and Carlos Vives, who are all up for major awards.
Meanwhile, Roberto Carlos will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and Carlos Santana will be the recipient of the Spirit of Hope Award.
Romeo Santos leads all nominees this year with 21 nods, while Enrique Iglesias has 19.
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