Luis Fonsi

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    July 11, 2014

    Miami Reacts to LeBron on Twitter: From "Thank You" to #WadeCounty

    Despite an act of street art vandalism, Miamians have mostly reacted in measured respect to LeBron James' decision. Miami's most notable almost universally took to Twitter with messages full of nothing but thank yous and respect. The only real shade came in the form of Miamians rallying back aroun ... More >>

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    April 23, 2014

    David Bisbal on His New Sound: "I've Always Been an Artist Who Likes to Be Current"

    Miami has gotten that much spicier as Latin acts from around the globe convene to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Billboard Latin Music Conference and Awards. Perhaps the only man in the world who can pull off a head of bouncy curls, David Bisbal, will be in town to promote his newest album, ... More >>

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    April 15, 2014

    The 50 Most Followed Miami Twitter Feeds

    When we decided to tally up the most popular Twitter users in Miami, we weren't sure what we were going to get. Real fame or local fame doesn't necessarily equate to Twitter fame. After all, Dan Marino barely made the list at 50, and LeBron James came in second. To compile this list, we used Twita ... More >>

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    February 24, 2014

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    With perfectly chiseled beach bodies, (mostly) sunny skies, and 80 degree weather in the middle of winter, Miami is like some sort of magical wonderland. And with never-ending music almost every night of the week, the 305 really is paradise. Here are the five best concerts to check out this week. ... More >>

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    February 16, 2012
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    February 7, 2012

    Premio Lo Nuestro Predictions, Inspired by Failed Pitbull Interview Attempt

    ​The never-ending awards show season reaches its apex next week when Univision beams the Premio Lo Nuestro to millions of families all across the Americas. On Thursday, February 16, the Spanish-language network will honor a cross-section of Latin music artists at the American Airlines Arena. Amo ... More >>

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    September 14, 2011

    Latin Grammy 2011 Nominations Announced, Calle 13 Leads With Record Ten Nods

    Calle 13 killin' it at the Latin Grammys.​Earlier today in a swanky ballroom at the Avalon Hollywood, the Latin Recording Academy announced its nominations for the 12th annual Latin Grammy Awards. Puerto Rican rap duo Calle 13 led the field with ten nods while Venezuelan singer Franco De Vit ... More >>

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    July 22, 2011

    Premios Juventud 2011: A Celebrity Tweetcap Starring Ricky Martin, Pitbull, and Tons More!

    via univision.comRicky was superpumped for Premios Juventud.​See the full list of winners and losers from Premios Juventud 2011. You already know that Premios Juventud 2011 went down last night in the MIA. It was hard to miss, what with Latin music's best and brightest descending upon our fair ci ... More >>

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    July 22, 2011

    Premios Juventud 2011 Winners

    Pitbull is a winner!​We here at Crossfade spent a sleepless night obsessively stalking all our favorite Latin pop stars via Twitter, Twitpic, Facebook, YouTube and other interwebby means. Why? Yesterday was día de Premios Juventud! And even though we were pretty busy trolling the depths of the ... More >>

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    April 27, 2011

    Eight Tips For Sneaking Into the Billboard Latin Music Awards

    Slip right into Gloria Trevi's dressing room.​The Billboard Latin Music Awards are here once again -- and along with it, all the glitz, glamor, and celebrities you can stomach. There will be singers and rappers, songbirds and crooners, hip-hoppers and rockers, actors and starlets, and all manner o ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011

    Full Event Schedule for Billboard Latin Music Awards and Conference 2011

    Pitbull's gonna drop it on the floor at the Billboard Latin Awards.​We're now officially entering the final week of the Last Chance registration phase for this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards and Conference. The absolute deadline is April 25. So all you wannnabe música Latina superstars and ... More >>

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    June 18, 2010

    Around Town: Lil Jon, Comics Convention, Paulina Rubio, and Father's Day Hogs

    Worth his crunk weight in gold.​Friday Lil Jon crunks up the volume at Mansion tonight, where he'll perform a guest-DJ set. BYO chalice and maybe he'll fill it up with some of his pimp juice. Now that we have Mike Stanton, see what the Florida Marlins can do against the Tampa Bay Rays. The ... More >>

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    June 10, 2010
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    April 27, 2010

    Sofía Vergara, Ricky Martin, and, uh, Perez Hilton Make Los 50 Más Bellos List

    ​People en Español has unleashed their annual Los 50 Más Bellos list, and for the most part is it chock full of unrestrained Latin sexiness. On the ladies' side you got Sofia Vergara, Daisy Fuentes, Paulina Rubio, Telemundo anchor Carmen Dominicci and Thalía. On the guys' side you've got newly ... More >>

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    March 26, 2010

    News Roundup: Estefan Joined by Other Singers in Little Havana March

    Gloria Estefan led a march in support of Cuban dissidents yesterday and was joined by Pitbull, Willy Chirino, Natalia Jimenez, and Luis Fonsi. [AP]A Miami woman is charged with trying to drown her two kids and commit suicide in a local park: "A witness told police she saw the woman on the seawa ... More >>

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    March 15, 2010

    Jean Live at Transit Friday

    ​Talent runs in the Rodriguez Lopez-Cepero family. It certainly graced Luis Alfonso, better known as Latin Grammy winner Luis Fonsi. And it didn't pass his younger brother Jean Carlos, who goes simply by Jean, by either. The Puerto Rican born singer-songwriter, has a distinct style all his own, h ... More >>

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    March 12, 2010

    Ricky Martin Joins Forces with Habitat For Humanity in Haiti and Chile Relief

    ​Locally transplanted Puerto Rican superstar and Latin heartthrob Ricky Martin has always had a strong inclination toward philanthropic ambitions, frequently using his own dough and fame over the years to lend a helping hand to worthy causes. In fact, he has his very own organization, the Ricky Ma ... More >>

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    December 31, 2009
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    August 20, 2009
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    August 17, 2009

    Fanny Lu Joins Fonsi at the James L. Knight Center

    ​Remember her? Yes, that's right--the super sexy blond cutie aka Colombian bombshell from here. Well, clearly she's just as hot now as she was last time we brought her to your attention...only somehow even hotter musically.Fanny Lu has spent much of the last year tearing up the charts not only in ... More >>

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    August 5, 2009

    Luis Fonsi Comes to James L. Knight Center on August 22

    ​In case you hadn't noticed, throughout the course of the last year Luis Fonsi has vaulted to the much sought after and seldom attained elite status in the Latin Pop world, to stand among the heavyweights in the genre. It almost seems as though he's achieved this rather quietly, lacking the genera ... More >>

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    July 15, 2009

    Latin Stars Converge in Miami for Premios Juventud

    Universal Music Paulina RubioAttending an award show is a unique and often unforgettable experience. All that pomp. All those celebs. Enough sparkly, sequined and skimpy evening gowns and ice to sink the Titanic all over again. And fans of Latin music won't want to miss this year's Premios Ju ... More >>

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    June 30, 2008

    Last Night: Wisin Y Yandel at the American Airlines Arena

    Bryan Falla Wisin Y Yandel Saturday, June 28, 2008 American Airlines Arena Better Than: Watching your mom and dad grind inappropriately to “Noche de Sexo” at last year’s New Year’s party. By 8:45 p.m., the arena had filled up almost entirely and the crowd was antsy. With every cadence, ev ... More >>

  • Music

    December 27, 2007

    Pop, Into Your Head

    Daniel René, local boy and former member of Menudo, grows into adult success.

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    March 1, 2007

    A Pioneer Gets His Props

    A decade after he helped introduce America to rock en español, Elsten "Fulano" Torres hits it big

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    July 27, 2006

    Scare Premium

    Def Jux makes a stand, Tara Reid a comeback, and Lycra is more flexible than Beach egos

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    May 4, 2006

    Luxury Lounge

    Mad swag, flaunting felines, and Burger King as haute cuisine

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    August 15, 2002

    A Little Bit Crossover

    Teen pop isn't over until the Brazilian kids sing

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    July 25, 2002

    Chip Off the Old Pop

    Young singers of the latest Latin music dynasties

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    July 11, 2002

    Luis Fonsi

    Fight the Feeling (MCA/Universal)

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    July 4, 2002

    The Real Deal

    The Lord picked up Revelation S.E.E.D. and dropped the good word right into the hands of Evander Holyfield