LATIN MUSIC COVERAGE

Telemundo Unveils Impressive Roster of Partners and Sponsors For the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards Telemundo Unveils Impressive Roster of Partners and Sponsors For the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

Telemundo today announced its corporate sponsors for the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards, the industry's most anticipated Latin music awards show. Ford, Garnier, M&M'S®, Samsung, Sprint, Target and Toyota will all partner, as returning sponsors, with Telemundo for multi-platform exposure in the pr... (more...)
OVERBOARD Original Motion Picture Soundtrack To Be Released Worldwide April 27 OVERBOARD Original Motion Picture Soundtrack To Be Released Worldwide April 27
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2018

Sony Music proudly announces the release of OVERBOARD (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). The soundtrack for Overboard is a compilation of tracks by numerous musicians and features original music by Los Hanky Pankys, Rue Melo x ESCQ, Gente de Zona and Break Out The Crazy. The soundtrack is availab... (more...)
The Recording Academy Celebrates the Passage of the Music Modernization Act in the House of Representatives The Recording Academy Celebrates the Passage of the Music Modernization Act in the House of Representatives
by TV News Desk - April 26, 2018

Today, one week after the Recording Academy's GRAMMYs on the Hill® Awards and Advocacy Day, music creators are applauding the House of Representatives' passage of the Music Modernization Act (H.R. 5447). Introduced on April 10, 2018, by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Ra... (more...)
BØRNS Premieres New Album 'Blue Madonna' on AT&T AUDIENCE NETWORK, 4/27 BØRNS Premieres New Album 'Blue Madonna' on AT&T AUDIENCE NETWORK, 4/27
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

BØRNS live at AT&T AUDIENCE Network. Tune in Friday, April 27 at 9:00 pm ET/PT to watch the broadcast premiere of the concert special "BØRNS" on AT&T* AUDIENCE Network via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and streaming on-demand through DIRECTV NOW.  The concert special highlights singer/songwri... (more...)
Desmond Child, Lana Del Ray Win Big at 2018 ASCAP Pop Music Awards Desmond Child, Lana Del Ray Win Big at 2018 ASCAP Pop Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2018

The ASCAP Pop Awards are always a good time, but this year's ceremony on April 23 was truly a night to remember. We gave out special honors to some of the brightest lights in music: iconic hitmaker Desmond Child (Founders Award), Portugal. The Man (Vanguard Award) and pop chanteuse Lana Del Rey (Glo... (more...)
OUTPOST Presents TUSKEGEE With Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers At The Brooklyn Mirage June 24 OUTPOST Presents TUSKEGEE With Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers At The Brooklyn Mirage June 24
by TV News Desk - April 25, 2018

On Sunday June 24, award-winning nightclub OUTPUT is pleased to present its popular off-site series OUTPOST at The Brooklyn Mirage as together they host one of the world's biggest labels and party brands Tuskegee for its annual summer New York event. Taking over the sprawling outdoor oasis from 4pm-... (more...)
Live Nation Launches National Concert Week With $20 All-In Ticket Offer Celebrating Kickoff to Summer Season Live Nation Launches National Concert Week With $20 All-In Ticket Offer Celebrating Kickoff to Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

Today Live Nation announced 'National Concert Week' will take place April 30 through May 8 with an exclusive $20 all-in ticket offer for fans to celebrate the kickoff to its biggest summer season. The deal will include over 1.5 million tickets to 2,000+ shows across Live Nation's roster of summer to... (more...)
VIDEO: Hip-Hop Sensation De La Ghetto Releases New Single F.L.Y. Featuring Rap Superstar Fetty Wap VIDEO: Hip-Hop Sensation De La Ghetto Releases New Single F.L.Y. Featuring Rap Superstar Fetty Wap
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

Undisputed Crossover King of Spanish R&B and Hip-HopDe La Ghetto released his new sure-fire hit single, “F.L.Y.” on Warner Music (April 20), featuring rap superstar Fetty Wap. The track spotlights De La Ghetto's double-edged lyrical genius, melodic vocals and rapid fire flow mixed with Fetty Wap's d... (more...)
Global Superstar J Balvin Announces North American Vibras Tour, Powered By Buchanan's Whisky Global Superstar J Balvin Announces North American Vibras Tour, Powered By Buchanan's Whisky
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

LToday multi-platinum, award-winning Colombian superstar and one of the hottest acts in Latin music, J Balvin, is inviting North American fans to vibe with him this fall on his newly revealed Vibras Tour Powered by Buchanan's Whisky. The news comes on the heels of the recent announcement that his hi... (more...)
Count Basie Theatre Announces First-Ever Basie Mariachi Festival Count Basie Theatre Announces First-Ever Basie Mariachi Festival
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2018

Drawing on years of successful and renowned Cinco de Mayo concert celebrations, the Count Basie Theatre today announced its first-ever mariachi festival, to take place on Friday, May 4, 2018 at the historic nonprofit theater.... (more...)
Diana Purim & Eyedentity Announce New Album MANY BODIES, ONE MIND Out May 18 Diana Purim & Eyedentity Announce New Album MANY BODIES, ONE MIND Out May 18
by TV News Desk - April 20, 2018

Many Bodies, One Mind, is the third studio album from the multi-talented LA based Diana Purim & Eyedentity.... (more...)
Jennifer Lopez To Share Special Performance During The Billboard Latin Music Awards Jennifer Lopez To Share Special Performance During The Billboard Latin Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

Telemundo announced the addition of world-renowned artist Jennifer Lopezto the final line-up of performers at the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards. The multifaceted singer joins a star-studded list of performers including Bad Bunny, Becky G, Calibre 50, Cardi B, Chayanne, Christian Nodal, CNCO, Dad... (more...)
ASCAP Delivers More Than $1B to Songwriter, Composer and Publisher Members ASCAP Delivers More Than $1B to Songwriter, Composer and Publisher Members
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

ASCAP, The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, announced record-high revenues and distributions in 2017. The organization, which today represents more than 660,000 members, collected approximately $1.144 billio... (more...)
Brand USA Partners with Spotify and Five Emerging Artists to Launch Hear the Music, Experience the USA Brand USA Partners with Spotify and Five Emerging Artists to Launch Hear the Music, Experience the USA
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, today announced Hear the Music, Experience the USA, an integrated marketing campaign utilizing the power of music to promote international travel to the United States. A unique exploration in sound, Hear the Music, Experience t... (more...)
Global Superstar Jennifer Lopez To Give A Special Performance At The 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards Live On Telemundo Global Superstar Jennifer Lopez To Give A Special Performance At The 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards Live On Telemundo
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2018

Telemundo announced the addition of world-renowned artist Jennifer Lopez to the final line-up of performers at the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards. The multifaceted singer joins a star-studded line-up of performers including Bad Bunny, Becky G, Calibre 50, Cardi B, Chayanne, Christian Nodal, CNCO,... (more...)
Star Anna, Mark Arm, & Robin Zander Join 2018 MusiCares Concert for Recovery Benefit Lineup Star Anna, Mark Arm, & Robin Zander Join 2018 MusiCares Concert for Recovery Benefit Lineup
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

Artists Star Anna, Mark Arm, and Robin Zander will join the performance lineup at the 2018 MusiCares® Concert For Recovery benefit honoring GRAMMY® winner Mike McCready ofPearl Jam on Thursday, May 10 at The Showbox in Seattle (1426 1st Ave.). Previously announced performers include Latin GRAMMY® wi... (more...)
Ringo Starr Announces Details For His 10th Annual Peace & Love Birthday Celebration July 7, 2018 Ringo Starr Announces Details For His 10th Annual Peace & Love Birthday Celebration July 7, 2018
by TV News Desk - April 19, 2018

On July 7, 2008, RINGO STARR joined fans, friends and family on the streets in front of Hard Rock Cafe Chicago to celebrate his birthday with a simple call to action: Inviting everyone everywhere to say, post #peaceandlove or even think “Peace & Love” at noon, their local time. Ten years later, Ring... (more...)
VIDEO: Check Out this Preview of Landmarks Live in Concert: will.i.am and Friends Featuring the Black Eyed Peas VIDEO: Check Out this Preview of Landmarks Live in Concert: will.i.am and Friends Featuring the Black Eyed Peas
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2018

Blending the boundaries between hip-hop, pop, electronic dance music and contemporary R&B in his signature musical style, will.i.am performs from London's Royal Albert Hall in will.i.am and Friends Featuring the Black Eyed Peas – Landmarks Live in Concert: A Great Performances Special, premiering na... (more...)
City Parks Foundation Announces the SummerStage 2018 Season City Parks Foundation Announces the SummerStage 2018 Season
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

City Parks Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2018 season of SummerStage, New York City's largest free outdoor performing arts festival, bringing more than 100 performances to Central Park and 17 neighborhood parks throughout the five boroughs. This year's festival, presented by Capital One, wil... (more...)
The 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Announces Full Lineup The 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Announces Full Lineup
by TV News Desk - April 18, 2018

The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is pleased to announce the 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival will be hosted from August 24–September 2 in Millennium Park, the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington St.) and at venues throughout the city. Among many featured h... (more...)
A Stellar List Of Artists Will Hit The Stage Of 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards To Perform Live On Telemundo 4/26 A Stellar List Of Artists Will Hit The Stage Of 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards To Perform Live On Telemundo 4/26
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

Telemundo revealed today more music stars set to perform at the upcoming 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards, including Latin trap phenomenon Bad Bunny, new Latina millennial icon Becky G, world-renowned urban singer Daddy Yankee, Popular Spanish pop singer David Bisbal,reggaeton singer and songwriter... (more...)
The National Music Council to Honor Jazz Giants Chick Corea and Manhattan Transfer at Annual American Eagle Awards The National Music Council to Honor Jazz Giants Chick Corea and Manhattan Transfer at Annual American Eagle Awards
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2018

The National Music Council has announced that jazz legends Chick Corea and The Manhattan Transfer will be honored at the organization's 35 th annual American Eagle Awards on Thursday, June 28 at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville. The honors are presented each year in recognition oflong-term contribu... (more...)
Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, & Ed Sheeran Lead the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominations with 15 Each Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, & Ed Sheeran Lead the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominations with 15 Each
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

dick clark productions and NBC today announced nominees for the “2018 Billboard Music Awards,” which will honor the year's most successful artists in 57 categories of music.  Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran lead the pack with 15 nominations each, followed by Post Malone with 13, Imagine Dr... (more...)
Music of the Americas To Present Screening of NELSON FREIRE Music of the Americas To Present Screening of NELSON FREIRE
by TV News Desk - April 17, 2018

Join Music of the Americas in its spring feature screening of renowned filmmaker, João Moreira Salles', award-winning documentary on the life and work of Brazilian concert pianist Nelson Freire. The legendary musician will be in attendance as the special guest. ... (more...)
Little Big town To Be Honored At Grammys On The Hill Awards 4/18 Little Big town To Be Honored At Grammys On The Hill Awards 4/18
by BWW News Desk - April 16, 2018

Little Big town To Be Honored At Grammys On The Hill Awards 4/18... (more...)