| Jun 10, 2010
| 9:35 PM
âIt's time for Africa,â boomed the voice of the announcer in Johannesburg's Orlando Stadium on Thursday, at the climax of the all-star concert kicking off soccer's World Cup. âIt's time for Shakira!â The announcement laid bare an inconsistency...
| Nov 6, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Rihanna will take a break from the interview circuit to promote her upcoming "Rated R" at this month's American Music Awards. The pop star, on the verge of releasing her first album since last February's pre-Grammy incident with Chris Brown,......
| Oct 14, 2009
| 4:34 AM
In a week where the women soared and many of the men fell by the wayside, it was gentle giant Chuck Liddell who ended up with the short end of the voting stick and was two-stepped out of the competition.......
| Nov 23, 2008
The new global poster boy for classical music and his wife are salsa-stepping across the ballroom of the Alba Hotel. Calm, precise and seemingly always sure of their next move, Gustavo Dudamel and Eloisa Maturen grin at each other and the dozens of...
| Jul 4, 2008
Soul diva Amy Winehouse sipped from a glass of red wine and looked a bit unsteady on her feet as she appeared in front of a large audience at the Rock in Rio music festival southeast of Madrid on Friday.
Then, as tens of thousands cheered, she threw...
| May 17, 2008
MEXICO CITY -- Not so long ago, Latin American artists who spoke up for social causes often risked prison, exile or far worse.
What a difference a generation makes. On Thursday, a phalanx of Spanish-speaking pop artists headed by Colombian superstar...
| May 9, 2008
Over the past eight years, Los Angeles has witnessed firsthand the evolution of Colombian singer/songwriter Juanes, from down-and-out, anonymous wannabe to idolized international superstar and ambassador for peace in his native country. This week, the...
| Feb 12, 2008
| 5:50 PM
Ever paid $3,000 for a bra? That's what one fan forked over for one of Shakira's bras. Another admirer shelled out $14,000 for the privilege of meeting the pop sensation and receiving front-row seats at a future show in Toronto.
The two bids were among...