Latin music

April 18, 2017 - 6:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A Mexican fashion retailer says superstar singer Thalia (Tah-LEE'-ah) failed to promote her branded products while demanding diva-like perks including a $65,000 plane ride and a $10,000 stylist. The lawsuit filed in Manhattan by EDF Brands charges that Thalia didn't live up to her...
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April 15, 2017 - 1:12 pm
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Tom Coyne, a Grammy Award-winning mastering engineer who worked on numerous hit recordings by Adele, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Metallica and more, has died. He was 62. The Doyle Funeral Home in Morristown, New Jersey, said Coyne died Wednesday. He had multiple myeloma, a cancer...
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March 13, 2017 - 7:49 pm
CLAREMONT, Calif. (AP) — The president of a Southern California college is condemning hate speech directed at the campus community by outsiders after a dustup over hoop earrings and cultural appropriation. A wall on the side of a dormitory at Pitzer College that is devoted to free speech through...
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March 13, 2017 - 5:03 pm
CLAREMONT, Calif. (AP) — The president of a California college is condemning hate speech after some Latino students sent a spray-painted message to white students wearing hoop earrings, accusing them of appropriating their cultural style. A wall on the side of a dormitory at Pitzer College in...
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ARCHIVO - Shakira y Carlos Vives durante su presentación en el concierto por la paz en Leticia, Colombia, en una fotografía de archivo del 20 de julio de 2008. Un cantante y productor cubano presentó una demanda por plagio el martes 3 de marzo de 2017 contra los astros pop Shakira y Carlos Vives por supuestamente copiar fragmentos de una canción de 1997 para su éxito “La bicicleta”. (Foto AP/William Fernando Martinez, archivo)
March 06, 2017 - 2:42 pm
MADRID (AP) — Colombian singers Shakira and Carlos Vives on Monday rejected allegations made by a Cuban-born singer and producer that they had plagiarized his work in their award-winning music hit "La Bicicleta". A judge in Madrid accepted a lawsuit by the label representing Livan Rafael...
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FILE - In this July 20, 2008 file photo, Colombian singers Shakira, right, and Carlos Vives perform during a "concert for peace" Independence Day celebrations in Leticia, Colombia. A Cuban singer and music producer has filed a plagiarism lawsuit filed Thursday March 3, 2017 against pop stars Shakira and Carlos Vives for allegedly copying excerpts of a decade-old song in the Colombian duo's award-winning music hit 'La Bicicleta.' (The Bike, in English). (AP Photo/William Fernando Martinez, File)
March 03, 2017 - 5:43 am
MADRID (AP) — A Cuban singer and music producer has filed a plagiarism lawsuit against pop stars Shakira and Carlos Vives for allegedly copying excerpts of a decade-old song in the Colombian duo's award-winning music hit 'La Bicicleta.' The song — whose title translates to 'The Bike' — won last...
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