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  • Willie Colón recovering from accident

    by Robert Domínguez Salsa music star Willie Colon survived a “life threatening” accident while driving his motor home in North Carolina last week and was hospitalized in serious but stable condition. The Bronx-bred singer, 70, was traveling with his wife Julia in the Outer Banks when he crashed the motor home Tuesday afternoon, according to

  • Willie Colón recovers from an accident

    by Robert Domínguez Salsa music star Wil­lie Colon survived a “life threatening” accident while driving his motor home in North Carolina last week and was hospitalized in se­rious but stable condition. The Bronx-bred sing­er, 70, was traveling with his wife Julia in the Outer Banks when he crashed the motor home Tuesday after­noon, according to

  • Designer offers compensation for use of indigenous, Oaxacan designs

    Designer offers compensation for use of indigenous, Oaxacan designs

    Zimmermann seeks agreement with members of the Mazatec community   by Mexico News Daily   An Australian fashion brand has offered to pay compensation to indigenous artisans whose designs it was accused of plagiarizing and proposed negotiating an agreement to allow it to sell its culturally “inspired” garments. Zimmermann, a fashion house that has stores

  • Myke Towers signs global distribution deal with Warner Music Latina

    Myke Towers signs global distribution deal with Warner Music Latina

    by the El Reportero‘s news services   After a two-year courtship, and rising above offers from multiple competing labels, Warner Latina and Warner Records have jointly signed an exclusive global distribution deal with Puerto Rican rising star Myke Towers and his independent label, Whiteworld Music. The deal was spearheaded by Warner Music Latina president Iñigo

  • 101-year-old folklórico dancer honored with mural in Long Beach

    by the El Reportero’s news services A new mural at Pan American Park in Long Beach celebrates 101-year-old folklórico dancer Alta Regalado LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — “I couldn’t believe it but then I realized it was me,” said 101-year-old Alta Regalado. The longtime South Gate resident is the subject of a new 17 ft.

  • Marc Anthony’s ‘Un Amor Eterno’ on top

    by Latest News Post Team Before Un Amor, Marc Anthony reached No. 1 on Latin Airplay just four weeks ago as De Vuelta Pa’ La Vuelta, with Daddy Yankee, jumped 3-1 (Feb. 27-dated list). It’s his first leader, however, without an unaccompanied act since Vivir Mi Vida, the 14-week champ, starting June 2013. Beyond its

  • Petition to remove movie about the Wasp Network from Netflix

    Petition to remove movie about the Wasp Network from Netflix

    by the El Reportero‘s news services   Those who sign this petition are upset that the film has a favorable view of the five Cuban spies who infiltrated anti-Castro organizations in Miami A group of Cubans devised a petition on the Change platform to request Netflix to remove the film about Red Avispa. According to

  • Fania’s co-founder Johnny Pacheco, dies

    by Felix Contreras Johnny Pacheco, one of the founders of the iconic Latin music label Fania Records, died Monday, Feb. 15, at age 85. Pacheco had been hospitalized in New Jersey for undisclosed reasons, according to Alex Masucci, the brother of Fania cofounder Jerry Masucci. No cause of death was provided. Fania Records revolutionized the