Mun2 "Bleepin Best of 08"

Playboy Mexico, Feliz Navidad, Che, Wisin y Yandel y mucho m?ís on Latino Loop, 12.18.08

Published on LatinoLA: December 18, 2008

Mun2 "Bleepin Best of 08"

Mun2 will air its one-hour VIVO "Bleepin Best of 08" special tonight at 8 pm. The show will announce the viewer-selected winners in the categories of Best Video Star, Best Performance and Best Interview that aired on VIVO this year.

"Nothing Like the Holidays", starring Jon Leguizamo, Debra Messing and Alfred Molina, opened over the weekend taking in $3.5 million.

The December cover of Playboy Mexico features model Florencia Onori nude with a white cloth over her head resembling the Virgin Mary. Playboy has apologized for the controversial cover.

AOL Latino's Deportes channel received almost 200,000 unique visitors between November 23rd and December 12th surrounding its coverage of the Oscar de la Hoya/Manny Pacquiao fight on December 6th.

Jose Feliciano's "Feliz Navidad" topped the iTunes Latino chart this week and is also among the overall Top 5 Holiday songs at the digital store.

Enrique Bunbury will kick off the U.S. leg of his Hellville de Tour on February 17th in New York City. The tour will hit Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles and Las Vegas.

Billboard en Espa??ol published its yearly summary of the chart topping songs, artists and albums of 2008. Flex' "Te Quiero" topped the Hot Latin Songs in 2008, Juanes headed the list of Hot Latin Artists and "Wisin y Yandel: Los Extraterrestres"was the Top Latin Album. Click here to view all of the results

IFC Films pre-released "Che", starring Benicio del Toro, in an exclusive one-week run in single theaters in Los Angeles and New York last week, selling out both venues and taking in $60,100. The four-hour film will release in two parts on Jan. 9th, starting with "The Argentine" and followed by "Guerilla".

Jos?® Jos?®'s wife, Sara Salazar, awoke after being in a coma the past several weeks.

Alejandro Fernandez inked a deal with Universal Music Latin Entertainment last week.

President Rafael Correa announced this week that Ecuador will not be paying its foreign debts, citing them as illegitimate and immoral.

Raul Castro visited Venezuela this week on his first international trip as Cuban president.

The Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards will take place April 19-23rd in Miami.

American security consultant Felix Batista was kidnapped last week in Saltillo, Mexico after giving a seminar to local business owners on how to avoid being kidnapped.

Esteban Nu??ez, son of former California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nu??ez, was arrested and released on bail last week along with three other men on murder charges connected with the death of a college student.

President-elect Barack Obama is slated to appoint Colorado Senator Ken Salazar as Interior Secretary.

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