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Jane the Virgin surprises everyone

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The CW has taken on a classic Venezuelan telenovela Juana la Virgen, and transformed it into a Golden Globe nominated television series that could win Best Actress in a TV series Comedy for its lead actress Gina Rodriguez. With her bubbly personality and charm, Gina has taken the show and audiences along for the ride Read More

Team Fat Joe is where it’s at

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I don’t know about you, but I want to be part of Team Fat Joe. I’ve been following Fat Joe on Instagram, I’ve been a fan of his music and as a fan I want to know how he is doing and what he is up to. I know it feels like a personal relationship Read More

Tragic off season for Dominican ball players

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It has been a difficult few months for some baseball players as they’ve been off for the winter and traveling home to the Dominican Republic.  Starting with the tragic death of Oscar Taveras, car accidents involving Texas Rangers’ Ronald Guzman, Chicago Cubs’ Pedro Strop, and now the latest incident allegedly involving Starlin Castro and Engel Read More

“BK Nine Nine” Star Talks Latina Representation on TV

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Now in its second season, Brooklyn’s Nine Nine is taking off with two Golden Globes in 2014. One for Andy Samberg as Best Actor in Television Series Musical or Comedy, and the other as Best Television Series in Musical or Comedy. When a television show continues to draw audiences in with its action comedy and Read More

Rico Suave: Twenty years later

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Just over 23 years after his biggest hit “Rico Suave”, Gerardo Mejia is back in the spotlight.  This time with a reality series called “Suave Days”.  The show follows Gerardo and his wife Kathy, their three children, his niece, and her toddler son as they work to keep their family together through the mixture of Read More

Prince Royce to drop English language album

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Prince Royce who is know for his Latin smooth lyrics and sound, will soon be releasing an English language album. The Bronx native who started his career at 19, after being signed to Sergio George’s label, has shown to be a one of a kind songwriter. The singer incorporates his music with his own poetry Read More

William Levy will focus on other projects in 2015

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  The Cuban born actor recently took to Twitter to announce he will not be starring in any telenovelas in 2015. Instead he will be focusing in other projects. Levy’s acting career started in Puerto Rico in the La  Nena Tiene Tumbao play after he migrated from Cuba to Florida, and from Florida to Puerto Read More

Nicki Minaj: Controversy is her middle name

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  Nicki Minaj’s music video “Only” is the typical controversial music video that provokes heated debates and conversations, whether the artist knew the uproar the music video’s message would cause, or not. If you watch the  video, it has a dope beat with amazing graphics. The lyrics rhyme well and follow the beat of the song Read More

Lynx: Bachata beyond love and heartbreak

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  Born and raised in the Bronx, to a Dominican father and an Ecuadorian mother, Bachata artist Lynx, is far from your average Bachatero.  Lynx made his debut in October of 2013 with the single, “Máscara”, which includes Lenny Santos of Aventura on guitar, and fuses bachata with elements of opera.  The singer notes, that Read More

Ricky Martin makes it into Madame Tussauds

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Featuring a life size wax figure in a self-selected dance position, Ricky Martin will be displayed in the all new Madame Tussauds Orlando museum. The new museum is scheduled to open in 2015. Martin is one of many A-list celebrities chosen to be in Tussauds’ museums. There are areas in which guests can meet the Read More