International multi-platinum pop superstar Paulina Rubio will highlight the 2002 Pepsi MLS Halftime Show, broadcast live on national television during the 2002 Pepsi MLS All-Star Game.

America Online, Inc. and the Latin Recording Academy announced that AOL Music will be the exclusive online partner for the Latin GRAMMY Awards.

The "Acura Presents Santana" Tour, a two-month, 12-date concert series featuring legendary, Grammy-award winning, guitar player Carlos Santana, kicks off on August 4th at the Tweeter Center at the Waterfront in Philadelphia.

Univision Communications Inc. announced that the Univision Music Group (UMG) has formed a joint venture with international music industry veteran, Rudy Perez, to create a new record label, Rudy Perez Enterprises (RPE).

International recording legend Vicente Fernández will be honored as the 2002 Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (LARAS) Person Of The Year, it was announced by the Latin Recording Academy. The honor recognizes Fernández's professional and philanthropic accomplishments.

The biggest and brightest stars of the Latin music world were announced as official nominees of the upcoming fourth annual "El Premio de la Gente, Ritmo Latino Music Awards 2002."

Clear Channel Entertainment announced that Marc Anthony, will embark on a North American Summer Tour scheduled to kick-off July 6th in Boston at the Tweeter Center. Anthony will be hitting 30 cities throughout the United States and Canada.

Paulina Rubio's Universal Records crossover debut, BORDER GIRL, officially dropped its first single "Don't Say Goodbye," on 4/30 and the song is a multi-format hit with 110 adds in Pop and Rhythmic/Crossover formats!

The 3rd Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards will be held on September 18, 2002 and be broadcast domestically by the CBS Television Network, it was announced today by Recording Academy and Latin Recording Academy President/CEO Michael Greene.

According to Radio and Records magazine, renown Los Angeles promoter Empresa Frias is accusing Leonard Liberman's Los Angeles Regional Mexican formatted KBUE's Programming Director Eddie Leon and another station employee Pepe Garza who are reported to be running their own promoter and consultant

Stars will shine at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards on Thursday, May 9th as the best in Latin entertainment will be joined by special guest star Celine Dion for an unforgettable evening. Marc Anthony, Thalia, Juan Gabriel, Los Tri-O, Jaci Velazquez, Cristian, A.B.

Univision Communications Inc. announced that the Univision Music Group (UMG) has completed its acquisition of Fonovisa Records, creating the leading Latin music company in the U.S. and Puerto Rico with more than a 35% market share.

Billboard magazine, the international newsweekly of the music industry, and Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation (HBC) announced a multi-year deal making HBC the official radio network of the Billboard Latin Music Awards Show.

The Music Room, CNN International's new music program that provides an in-depth look at top music groups and artists from around the globe.

From her start as a Fly Girl to her latest role in the upcoming movie "Enough," Jennifer Lopez has shown she has got the talent to take her to the top. Of Puerto Rican descent, Lopez enjoyed great success as an actress before emerging as the Latin pop diva that has taken the world by storm.