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Tag: Gerardo

Remembering The Horror Of Gerardo’s ‘Rico Suave’


May 14, 2018 

What’s the worst thing that ever happened to Latinos? Hernan Cortez’s destruction of the Aztec empire? Centuries of Spanish brutality? The wars between right wing juntas and Communist guerillas in the 70s and 80s? Not even close. All that pales in comparison to the pain and destruction caused by 90s Latin singer Gerardo. You remember….

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Pitbull, Robin Thicke and Aerosmith’s Guitarist Joe Perry To Perform at Premio Lo Nuestro 2016


February 15, 2016 

Univision just announced que el Cubano Pitbull will perform with Robin Thicke and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith, Joe Perry during the opening act of Premios Lo Nuestro. Este trio de artistas unirán sus voces y culturas musicales para darle vida al tema “Bad Men”. ¿Será el mismo performance que vimos en los Grammys?. There….

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“Rico Suave” Singer Gerardo Gets His Own TV Show


March 04, 2014 

In what can only be described as the death of entertainment, Gerardo will star in his very own reality series on VH1. It is called…wait for it…Suave Says. The show will center on his currently life as an executive at Interscope record and how he’s “passing the musical torch” to his three kids, (which are….

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Growing Up Brown In A Small Town


August 22, 2011 

Comedian Lucas Molandes talks about growing up brown in a small white town and all the cultural icons he had to rebel against. Gerardo, Speedy Gonzales, the Taco Bell dog: they’re all there.

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USPS Issues Latino Music Legend Stamps. We Have Suggestions For Series 2


March 16, 2011 

The U.S. Postal Service announced today that they are releasing a set of stamps honoring great Latino musicians. The stamps will feature Celia Cruz, Tito Puento, Carmen Miranda, Carlos Gardel, and Selena. The artists they chose are certainly all deserving of the honor. Well, maybe not Carmen Miranda. Her main accomplishment was being able to….

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