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Don Omar Facing String Of Domestic Violence And Weapons Charges

18th September 2014

Reggaeton star Don Omar has been slapped with multiple counts of domestic violence and weapons charges following an arrest on Wednesday (17Sep14).The Puerto Rican rapper/singer, real name William Omar Landron Rivera, was taken into custody...

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Don Omar Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence

17th September 2014

Puerto Rican rapper/singer Don Omar has been arrested amid allegations of domestic violence.The Reggaeton star, real name William Omar Landron Rivera, was taken into custody in the early hours of Wednesday (17Sep14) at a home...

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Kelly Rowland And Stars Feature On New Pepsi Album

12th May 2014

Kelly Rowland, Janelle Monáe and Rita Ora feature on a new soundtrack for Pepsi to celebrate the World Cup. The stars appear on a visual album 'Pepsi MAX Beats of the Beautiful Game', a collection...

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Wisin Y Yandel's Manager Insists Split Rumours Are False

10th May 2013

Top Reggaeton act Wisin Y Yandel's manager has dismissed reports suggesting the duo is to split after pal and peer Don Omar appeared to make the big announcement onstage at a gig last week (03May13).The...

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Don Omar Drops The Bomb About Alleged Wisin Y Yandel Split

6th May 2013

Superduo Wisin Y Yandel have split, according to fellow reggaeton star Don Omar.The singer broke the news to fans during a concert on Friday (03May13) after he was joined onstage by one-half of the Puerto...

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Rapper Don Omar Sued Over Yacht Music Video Scenes

28th February 2013

Puerto Rican star Don Omar is facing legal action over allegations he featured a yacht in a music video without seeking permission from its owners.The singer/rapper and his record company are being sued by the...

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Don Omar And Prince Royce Dominate Billboard Latin Music Awards

27th April 2012

Puerto Rican singer/rapper Don Omar and singer/songwriter Prince Royce were the big winners at the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards on Thursday (26Apr12) after scooping eight prizes each.The stars' massive haul included the Artist of...

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Don Omar & Pitbull Lead Billboard Latin Music Awards Nominations

28th February 2012

Don Omar and Pitbull are set for a big night at the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards after landing 30 nominations between them.Omar leads the way with 16 nods in 14 categories, including Songs Artist...

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Don Omar Charges Dismissed By Judge

23rd July 2008

Reggaeton star DON OMAR has been cleared of all drug and weapons charges in relation to an incident dating back to 2004. The 30-year-old has been on trial in a court in Carolina, Puerto Rico...

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Omar Insists Wedding Cash Should Go To Charity

19th April 2008

Reggaeton star DON OMAR and his bride-to-be have asked guests at their wedding in Puerto Rico on Saturday (19Apr08) to give cash gifts to a local charity instead of purchasing lavish presents for them. Omar...

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Don Omar To Wed On Saturday

18th April 2008

Reggaeton superstar DON OMAR is to wed fiancee JACKIE GUERRIDO on Saturday (19Apr08) in their native Puerto Rico. The ceremony will take place at the Ritz Hotel in Isla Verde, according to reports. Omar, who...

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Omar's Birthday Surprise

12th February 2008

Reggaeton star DON OMAR discovered working on your 30th birthday has huge benefits when his fiancee and mother joined him onstage in New York on Saturday (09Feb08). The singer was performing at Madison Square Garden...

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Don Omar Called To Court To Face Three-year-old Charges

14th December 2007

Reggaeton star DON OMAR faces mixed fortunes in 2008 - he's planning a wedding and now faces a court appearance. Omar has learned he'll have to make an appearance before the Puerto Rican Supreme Court,...

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Don Omar Caught Up In Sex Scandal

3rd November 2007

Engaged reggaeton superstar DON OMAR has been hit with allegations he performed sado-masochistic acts with an Argentine prostitute last month (Oct07). Don Omar denies the claims the woman, named Natalia, made during an interview on...

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Omar Arrested In Bolivia

24th September 2007

Puerto Rican pop star DON OMAR has been arrested on Bolivia, accused of swindling $70,000 (GBP35,000) from a concert organiser in the country. The 29-year-old reggaeton star and two others were interrogated for four hours...

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Don Omar Engaged To Weather Girl

24th August 2007

Puerto Rican star DON OMAR has announced his engagement to weather forecaster JACKIE GUERRIDO. The weather girl - who was wearing an engagement ring - announced the news on live TV. The couple went public...

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Omar's Anti-suicide Message

4th June 2007

Puerto Rican reggaeton star DON OMAR is using his new single to raise awareness of rising suicide rates in Latin America. Omar decided the video for Adios will cover the issue, after learning the shocking...

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Daddy Yankee, Panda And Mana Triumph At 2006 Mtv Latin America Music Awards

20th October 2006

Reggaeton star DADDY YANKEE scooped the top prize at the MTV Latin American Music Awards in Mexico City last night (19OCT06), while rockers MANA and newcomers PANDA were also big winners. Rock group MY CHEMICAL...

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Furtado Fights Off Gnarls Barkley To Claim Third Week On Top

13th July 2006

NELLY FURTADO has notched up a third week at the top of the US singles chart with her catchy summer anthem PROMISCUOUS. The Canadian pop star's collaboration with hip-hop producer TIMBALAND kept GNARLS BARKLEY's CRAZY...

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Reggaeton Super Showcase Cancelled

13th June 2006

Exciting Latino hip-hop genre reggaeton is losing its sparkle if the cancellation of DON OMAR and HECTOR THE FATHER's show in Washington DC is anything to go by. The superstar duo's 1 July (06) show...

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Dixie Chicks Taking The Long Way To Number One

31st May 2006

Country trio the DIXIE CHICKS' comeback is complete - three years after the girls were ostracised for comments they made about US President GEORGE W BUSH they are back at the top of the US...

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Universal Launch Latin Label

2nd March 2005

UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP has launched the first multinational-owned record label dedicated entirely to Latin urban music. Universal are particularly interested in targetting the Puerto Rican musical phenomenon reggaeton and its leading lights DADDY YANKEE,...

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