A WNBA team was booted from its home arena and forced to play a single-elimination playoff game in a college gym to make way for a concert
Fans still came out in full force to support the Phoenix Mercury, but their 7,000-seat replacement venue surely couldn't meet the demand for the game.news.yahoo.com
Bad Bunny caps week of awards and Grammy-noms with new album
FILE - Bad Bunny performs a medley at the Billboard Latin Music Awards in Las Vegas on April 25, 2019. Bad Bunny, who has nine nominations at the 2020 Latin Grammys, will also perform at the awards show on Nov. 19. AP: You had to cancel your planned performance at the American Music Awards after testing positive for the coronavirus. More than a Bad Bunny album, this is a Benito album. Bad Bunny: It forced me to be even more productive because I was alone at home doing nothing.
J Balvin, Bad Bunny set for big night at Latin Grammys
This combination photo shows Natalia Lafourcade, left, and Rosalia. A year after Rosalia made history by becoming the first solo female performer in 13 years to win the top prize at the Latin Grammys, Natalia Lafourcade followed in her footsteps with a big win at the 2020 show, taking home the album of the year honor on Nov. 19, 2020, for "Un Canto Por Mxico, Vol.
J Balvin, Bad Bunny set for big night at Latin Grammys
FILE - Singer J Balvin performs during the Coca-Cola Flow Reggaeton festival in Mexico City on Nov. 23, 2019. Latin trap kings Bad Bunny and J Balvin have a chance of winning the top honors at the Latin Grammy Awards. (AP Photo/Ginnette Riquelme, File)NEW YORK – A year after they were shut out of major categories, Latin trap kings Bad Bunny and J Balvin have a chance of winning the top honors at the Latin Grammy Awards. It's a far cry from the 2019 Latin Grammys, where popular reggaeton and Latin trap musicians such as Balvin, Bad Bunny, Ozuna, Karol G, Daddy Yankee, Nicky Jam, Maluma and more were dissed in top categories like album, song and record of the year. Bad Bunny will perform from San Juan, Anitta will sing from Rio de Janeiro and Pitbull will be joined by frontline workers to honor their courageous work during the coronavirus pandemic.
Maluma Addresses Latin GRAMMYs Controversy: 'What Did I Do Wrong?' (Exclusive)
The "11 PM" singer was one of many reggaeton artists to be snubbed by the Latin Recording Academy when nominations were announced in September. We're doing amazing things for the world, and I feel like they don't see it," Maluma continues of the Latin Recording Academy. The Latin Recording Academy addressed the backlash in a statement obtained by ET in September, stating "we hear the frustration and discontent." "What we want to say is, they [the Latin Recording Academy] utilize our media power because we drive the masses. Maluma says his message for the Latin Recording Academy is simple.
2020 Met Gala theme revealed
Gwen Stefani, Jeremy Scott, Bella Hadid, Stella Maxwell, Maluma, Sarah Paulson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Denek K, and Violet Chachki attend The 2019 Met Gala "Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion" at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 6, 2019, in New(CNN) - The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City has announced the theme of the 2020 Met Gala and the accompanying Costume Institute exhibition: "About Time: Fashion and Duration." The exhibition itself will run from May 7 to Sept. 7, while the gala will be held the evening of May 4. "Fashion is indelibly connected to time," Andrew Bolton, curator of the exhibition, said in a statement. Through a series of chronologies, the exhibition will use the concept of duration to analyze the temporal twists and turns of fashion history." The gala will be co-chaired by Nicolas Ghesquire of Louis Vuitton, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emma Stone, Meryl Streep, and Anna Wintour.
Maluma Says Filming 'Marry Me' With Jennifer Lopez Was an 'Amazing Experience'
Maluma is gushing over working with Jennifer Lopez! I've been here in New York for two or three weeks shooting the movie with Jennifer," he said. Just days into filming, Lopez and Maluma shot what's likely a pivotal scene in the movie during Maluma's concert at Madison Square Garden. Back in May, Maluma told ET that he did have acting aspirations, but was waiting for the right role to get started in Hollywood. RELATED CONTENT: Jennifer Lopez Reveals the Career First She Achieved Making 'Hustlers' (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartJennifer Lopez and Maluma Film Duet for 'Marry Me' at His NY Concert -- WatchJennifer Lopez and Maluma Kick Off 'Marry Me' First Day of Filming -- PicsMaluma to Co-Star Alongside Jennifer Lopez in New Rom-Com -- Find Out His Role!
Maluma and Winnie Harlow Exchange Flirtatious Comments, Spark Romance Rumors
Is a brand-new romance blossoming between Maluma and Winnie Harlow? On Oct. 15, Harlow proudly showcased an ensemble from the Nicki Minaj x Fendi capsule collection, which Maluma responded to with, "Okkkk." InstagramIt was at this Madison Square Garden performance that Maluma and Jennifer Lopez filmed a duet scene for their upcoming movie, Marry Me. And early in October, Maluma and Harlow were spotted out dancing together at Up&Down, a popular night club in NYC. When asked at the time if he's making for getaways with Barulich, he responded, "Yeah.
Jennifer Lopez and Maluma Film Duet for 'Marry Me' at His NY Concert -- Watch
It was a night to remember for Jennifer Lopez and Maluma fans! Lopez surprised the audience at the Colombian crooner's 11:11 concert at Madison Square Garden in New York, on Friday night. The special moment was filmed as part of the two singers' upcoming movie, Marry Me, which started filming this week. He then said that the person he was introducing means a lot to the Latinx community, that he's just started filming Marry Me and asked if the audience would be OK with being part of the movie. RELATED CONTENT:Jennifer Lopez and Maluma Kick Off 'Marry Me' First Day of Filming -- PicsMaluma to Co-Star Alongside Jennifer Lopez in New Rom-Com -- Find Out His Role!
Maluma and J Balvin Drop Sizzling First Collaboration 'Que Pena' -- Watch the Music Video
The Maluma and J Balvin collaboration we have ALL been waiting for is finally here! The Colombian crooners dropped their first joint track titled "Que Pena," on Friday, as well as its sizzling accompanying music video. "I have been in the studio with Balvin working on a big surprise," he teased at the time, adding that "fans will definitely get to hear the J Balvin and Maluma song." The 25-year-old also reflected on his many successes and working with the biggest names in Latin music. RELATED CONTENT:Maluma Brings the Heat: A Look Back at His Sexiest Music VideosReik and J Balvin Drop 'Indeciso' Music Video with Lalo Ebratt - Watch!
Maluma on the Pressure He's Felt to Sing in English
I felt pressure, because they told me I had to record in English," he tells the magazine. In May, ET spoke with Maluma about how his roots and rise to fame are explored in his YouTube Originals documentary, titled MALUMA: Lo Que Era, Lo Que Soy, Lo Que Ser. Maluma also candidly shared with ET that he's interested in one day becoming a leading man, but only when the time is right. It's just that everything comes at its moment," he said, explaining that at this moment his music comes first. Just two months later, ET confirmed that he's going to be playing Jennifer Lopez's fiance in her next film, a rom-com called Marry Me.
Noriel Discusses Latin Trap and His 'Indescribable' Rise to Fame (Exclusive)
Noriel is making his mark in Latin trap. Noriel has already been referred to as one of the most influential artists of the genre and was also the lead artist on the Latin trap compilation album Trap Capos: Season 1, which became the first "Latin trap" LP to reach No. He's introduced trap music around the world. Noriel, one of the first artists to take trap into Latin American markets, including Mexico, Argentina, Ecuador and Peru, proved that trap has no borders. The Turizo brothers are bringing this new fresh sound, and I wanted to be a part of that."
2019 Premios Juventud: The Best Moments, From Daddy Yankee's Puerto Rico Speech to Maluma'
Here are the major moments from the awards show:Daddy Yankee Gives Passionate Speech About Puerto RicoAmid the protests against Puerto Rican governor Ricky Rossell, the rapper took the opportunity to call for the leader's resignation during his acceptance speech. "Puerto Rico is tired of corruption, of the decades-long abuse Follow your rights without fear." Let's move forward, Puerto Rico," he added. Daddy Yankee, Natti Natasha and Pitbull Bring the FireThe mega-trio took the stage with the worldwide premiere performance of their hit song, "To Le Trates." RELATED CONTENT:2019 Premios Juventud: Complete List of WinnersFarruko Teams Up With HBO Latino for Concert Special in Puerto Rico (Exclusive)Ricky Martin, Lin-Manuel Miranda and More Support Puerto Rico Protest
Maluma in Talks to Co-Star Alongside Jennifer Lopez in New Rom-Com
The "Felices Los Cuatro" crooner is in talks to star opposite Jennifer Lopez in her upcoming rom-com, Marry Me, according to multiple reports. Maluma had previously told ET that he had aspirations of acting in the future -- but was waiting for the right role. Meanwhile, Lopez is currently gearing up to promote her latest film, Hustlers. Get more Latinx news on ET MS, ETonline's new section featuring the latest celeb, film, TV, music and style news. RELATED CONTENT:Maluma, Natti Natasha, Pitbull and More to Perform at Premios Juventud 2019How Maluma's Parents' Divorce Shaped His View on Love and Marriage (Exclusive)Jennifer Lopez, Cardi B and Constance Wu Strip and Scam in 'Hustlers' Trailer