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Friday, May 19, 2017 at 9:09 PM

'Despacito' Becomes First Spanish #1 Song Since 'Macarena'

Everyone's favorite song and Spanish crossover song, "Despacito" has peaked to no. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. It becomes the first Spanish song to do so since "Macarena." Read »

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 11:59 PM
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By Teresa Joseph

JLO Steals the Spotlight at NBC Upfront Red Carpet

All eyes were on Jennifer Lopez as she posed for photos on the red carpet at the...View gallery »

Monday, May 15, 2017 at 12:32 PM

"Al Rojo Vivo con Maria Celeste" Celebrates 15-Years On-Air

"Al Rojo Vivo con Maria Celeste" Celebrates 15-Years On-Air

NBC Universal’s sister station Telemundo brings a weeklong celebration of broadcasts in honor of their award-winning program, “Al Rojo Vivo con Maria Celeste.” Read »

Monday, May 8, 2017 at 8:30 PM
JLO Talks About New Show ' World of Dance'

JLO Talks About New Show ' World of Dance'

Jennifer Lopez stopped by the Today Show to talk about her new dance competition show "World of Dance." NBC 6 in the Mix Roxanne Vargas reports. Watch »

Monday, May 8, 2017 at 4:14 PM

FIU Presents 'Retro Couture' Film by Miami Director

FIU Presents 'Retro Couture' Film by Miami Director

The 20-minute short film by Miami native Christopher Rapalo explores Miami’s history as a clothing manufacturer and it explores its future as the next fashion mecca in the world. Read »

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 5:37 AM

Marc Anthony to Perform at El Clasico Miami Halftime

"El Clasico Miami" just got even bigger when it was announced Wednesday that Grammy and Latin Grammy winner Marc Anthony would perform at half time. Read »

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 12:19 PM

Luis Fonsi Talks Justin Bieber Joining 'Despacito' Remix

The track recently broke the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and it continues on the No.1 spot on the Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart for the 15th week in a row, making this the first No. 1 for Fonsi since 2009. Read »

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10:18 AM
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By Adriana Correa

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2017 Red Carpet: Best Dressed

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Monday, May 1, 2017 at 5:52 AM
Billboard Latin Music Awards:  Celebs Share Which Songs Made Their Playlist

Billboard Latin Music Awards: Celebs Share Which Songs Made Their Playlist

The Billboard Latin Music Awards brought Latino music stars to Miami from around the globe for an unforgettable night full of glamour and great music. On the red carpet celebrities spoke with Latin Beat to share... Watch »

Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 at 3:53 PM

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2017: Complete List of Winners

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2017: Complete List of Winners

It was an unforgettable night full of electrifying performances, worldwide premieres and unforgettable collaborations at the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Read »

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:18 PM
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By Brian Hamacher

JLo Stuns at Billboard Latin Music Awards in Miami

JLo stole the show on the red carpet and on the stage at the Billboard Latin...View gallery »

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:21 AM
JLO Talks About New Music and A-Rod at Billboard Latin

JLO Talks About New Music and A-Rod at Billboard Latin

Six in the Mix Host Roxanne Vargas talks to Jennifer Lopez about her Billboard Latin Awards performance and her new romance with A-Rod. Watch the interview in its entirety here. Watch »

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 10:22 AM
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By Teresa Joseph

Red Carpet Fashion at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

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Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 9:06 PM
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By Teresa Joseph

JLO Stuns on the Red Carpet at Billboard Latin Music Awards

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Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 1:45 PM

Billboard Latin Music Awards Take Over South Florida

The countdown has been on all week long leading up to today – as the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards take place live from the Watsco Center on the campus of the University of Miami. It’s... Read »

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Kelly Blanco Kelly Blanco has built up almost a decade’s worth of experience as an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle reporter. Since high school, she has covered events such as the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards and even the 2012 Paralympics in London. Kelly is also an active volunteer within the South Florida community. Make sure to wake up with Kelly every morning as she brings you your First Alert Traffic updates and gets you out the door with what you need to know from 4:30-7 a.m. on South Florida Today and follow her on Twitter @KellyNBC6.
Adriana Correa Adriana Correa enjoys writing about news, entertainment and profiling people in our community doing extraordinary things. Her passion for writing began at NBC Chicago where she worked for 10 years as a video editor, media manager and later a content producer. She’s produced entertainment stories that have aired nationally on the Univision Network and locally on NBC 6. You can find her on Twitter @AdrianaNBC.
Brandon Lopez Brandon Lopez kicked off his professional career before he could even legally vote. By the time he was 18, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now, Brandon is a Deputy Web Editor at NBC 6 and a contributor to Latin Beat. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonLopezTV.