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Pedro Martinez Shines like a Bright Star at his Historic Hall of Fame Ceremony

Martinez stole the show during the ceremony. He gave an excellent speech, ( see video below) he was smart, serious and funny throughout as he spoke for nearly 25 minutes. He spoke about hi playing career, and told some jokes, but kept coming back to how much the Dominican Republic meant to him. That led to…

Photos: Prince Royce Celebration of His First English-Language Album

Crossing over from Latin music to the English-language market is not easy but some have done it with great success. Shakira, Ricky Martin, Enrique Iglesias and even Enrique’s father, Julio Iglesias, have all enjoyed the success of crossing over. But can the young Prince Royce successfully crossover from bachata to pop? Yesterday, the Bronx-born singer…

GLORIA TREVI NEW ALBUM PRE-SALES BEGIN TODAY

Gloria Trevi is back with a new album and tour this summer. Trevi’ new album “El Amor” which will be released in August is available via digital store pre-sales today. Trevi will be doing an exclusive interview today at 5pm on the show “Primer Impacto.” The album, which is produced by Humberto Gatica, will be…

Jennifer Lopez turns 46 and makes it look so good

Happy Birthday Jennifer Lopez, who today turns 46 and makes it look so, so good. The Bronx-born diva again defies Father Time because her mother’s strong youthful genes continue to bless J.Lo as she celebrates her born day. No seriously, have you seen her mother that really looks like her sister??? It is amazing how…

What You Didn’t Know about Carlos Ponce

Host, singer, actor and all around hunk, Carlos Ponce is a man of many hats. Puerto Rican born and of Cuban descent, Carlos Ponce Freyre has been entertaining us since 1989. The character actor can embody any role. Whether it’s playing a lovelorn romantic in “Meet Me in Miami,” or a yoga instructor that is too…

Representing Latinos on the Big Screen: Michael Peña’s Year of Films continues

This year is proving to be Latino actor Michael Peña’s year. Along with drawing attention for portraying activist Cesar Chavez in the biographical film Chavez, Peña’s growing film roles include Frontera with fellow Latino actress Eva Longoria, to Fury with Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt, and currently in theater Marvel’s Antman, Peña years of hard work…