Following a successful series of Latin Rap Conferences in the past few years, this high anticipated event arrives in the City of Angeles this year.

American Bible Society has released their much-anticipated Christian reggaeton album, A Fuego Con La Palabra, which features some of the industry's best-known artists.

MTV Tr3´s, Music World Entertainment, Columbia Records and superstar Beyoncé have teamed up to offer Beyoncé’s Latino fans an exclusive 8 song compilation EP/DVD, Irreemplazable (Irreplaceable), which contains the Spanish version of Irreplaceable and Listen as well as duets with Alejandro Fernand

Produced by her husband, Emilio Estefan, the collection of newly recorded original Spanish language songs pays tribute to the roots of Cuban music while infusing a modern influence into the traditional rhythms.

A dazzling, effects-filled, industrial “musical factory” was the setting for the fourth edition of Univision’s “Premios Juventud” youth awards show presented LIVE from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami at 8 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central).

Kat DeLuna, the 19-year-old star-on-the-rise, has been selected as MTV Tr3s’ “Descubre & Download” Artist and will get high profile placement on “MiTRL,”, MTV Tr3s Radio, MTV Tr3s Mobile,, VOD, and MTV Networks' URGE digital music service.

JupiterResearch has found that although US consumers are continuing to acquire music-capable mobile phones, only few take advantage of those capabilities.

Gordito Musica & Publishing announce the formation of Gordito Branding. Gordito Branding is designed to provide corporations with music and lifestyle marketing to better help them reach the ever growing Latin youth market through music.

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced that GRAMMY winning multi-platinum superstar Ricky Martin will receive a Star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Mega TV WSBS-22, an affiliate of Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS) announced the appointment of Deborah Von Brod as the Director of Music and Media Licensing.

Two of the leading names in Christian Reggaeton, CanZion Group recording artists Manny Montes and Dr. P will perform during the 2007 Expolit Convention in support of American Bible Society's "La Biblia Es Mi Guía" ("The Bible is My Guide") campaign.

comScore released the results of a study profiling the iTunes podcasting audience. The study, sponsored by mobile advertising enabler Ad Infuse, focused on those users who downloaded podcasts via iTunes in October 2006.

Podcasting Dominated by Males

The Roof Records, under the direction of Latin Entertainment Entrepreneur, Anthony Pérez, now believes that the new movement in Urban Music is “Mambo de calle” (Mambo of the streets), an explosive mix of various roots of merengue, adapted to modern times.

Dancing to a new beat.

With falling CD sales and single downloads failing to pick up the revenue slack, the music industry worldwide has been singing a sad song for the last few years, but that tune is about to change — along with almost everything else in the music business.

"Tito Puente: When the Drums Are Dreaming" is the life story of Ernesto "Tito" Puente, the legendary Latin music king. This entertaining and revealing book by Josephine Powell, Puente's former dance partner and artistic advisor, recounts the fascinating and inspirational life of the man once referred to as the "greatest Latin musician of the twentieth century."