Melissa Giles

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2014

    Don Omar, Nas, Juicy J, Busta Rhymes at Soulfrito Music Festival 2014 in Miami

    Soulfrito Music Festival With Nas, Don Omar, Busta Rhymes, and others Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens Saturday, February 22, 2014 Better Than: The Winter Olympics. In contrast to the Olympic Games being broadcast the past couple weeks, Soulfrito: The Urban Latin Music Festival was organized to rep ... More >>

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    February 17, 2014

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    Music is the fuel that keeps us going. That's why the Magic City is filled with pretty good shows almost every night of the week, from trap star Lunice to hip-hop veteran Nas and reggaetonero Don Omar at the Soulfrito Urban Latin Music Festival. Just check out the five best concerts going down th ... More >>

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    February 12, 2014

    Soulfrito Festival's Melissa Giles on "Launching Pitbull, Aventura, and Wisin y Yandel"

    Melissa Giles was barely 18 when she started Soulfrito. The music festival, launched way back in 2002, was the first of its kind in Miami, presenting all urban styles, from reggaeton to rap, on one bill. For several years, she and Soulfrito were a success. But then the fest founder decided to take ... More >>

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    October 28, 2004
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    January 29, 2004

    Heavy in Hialeah

    The president of Universal Music Latino reveals his hip-hop strategy for getting Latin kids to buy Latin music

  • Music

    January 1, 2004

    Super Juanes!

    Meanwhile the Queen dies; Tego lives; and the industry hangs on for dear life