Youth, Experience Mingle Atop Latin Charts

Cobo, Leila
December 2003
Billboard;12/27/2003, Vol. 115 Issue 52/1, pYE-60
Trade Publication
Presents updates on Hispanic American music and musicians listed in the Billboard 2003 Latin music chart in the U.S. as of December 27, 2003. Position of Univision Music Group on the Top Latin Albums Labels chart; Key factor that made Universal Music Video & Distribution the top distributor of Latin albums; Songs from Juanes; Sales of Celia Cruz's albums after she died.


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