April 27, 2001 - Christina
Aguilera, Ricky Martin, Backstreet Boys, Shaggy, Nelly, Enya, Nelly Furtado
and Anastacia performed at the World Music Awards, to be taped Wednesday
in Monte Carlo and to air May 28 on ABC.
27, 2001 - Ricky Martin will perform two songs at the Miss Universe pageant
on his home of Puerto Rico on May 11th.
April 26, 2001 - The Star
reports Ricky Martin surprised workers at the Hollywood In-N-Out Burger
by pulling thru the drive-thru. Ordering a shake and fries, Ricky got an
extra $20 change from the excited cashier. Ricky went through the drive
thru a 2nd time to return the extra cash so the cashier wouldn't get in
April 24, 2001 - Worldpop
reports Ricky Martin's latest rumored movie gig is to star opposite Will
Smith in a follow up to Men In Black.
April 22, 2001 - A Pepsi
ad from a Spanish language magazine featuring Ricky Martin is up for bids
on ebay. The photo, item #1424821688, is unbid at $3.95 and the auction
ends April 24th.
April 20, 2001 - Entertainment
Tonight talked to Ricky Martin at the premiere of the show Storm at Mandalay
Bay in Las Vegas and addressed the story that he would play Zorro on the
London stage by calling it "a big lie."
April 19, 2001 - The Sun
reports Ricky Martin is in final talks to star as legendary Mexican swordsman
Zorro in a musical version of the classic.
April 19, 2001 - More details
on Ricky's Zorro role as an insider tells Peoplenews.com, "It would undoubtedly
be a big draw if he got the role. He’s said that he would like to go back
to acting, although Zorro is probably not the most demanding role in the
April 14, 2001 - Former Clash
frontman Joe Strummer talked to Spin magazine wishing he was more like
Ricky saying, "You live by the punk sword, and you'll die by the punk sword.
I wish I'd been more like Ricky Martin, grooving on the Latin thing. He
probably has a better life than punk rockers do, walking around tied up
in metaphysical knots."
April 12, 2001 - Ricky Martin
performend and won Favorite Male Artist, Pop at the Blockbuster awards
Monday night. Check the message boards for a transcript
of his acceptance speech.
April 11, 2001 - Ricky Martin
performed at last night's Blockbuster Awards at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium.
The event will air on FOX tonight.
April 8, 2001 - Ricky Martin
look-alike, Juan Francisco Kunasich Gamero of Tijuana, Mexico, was arrested
on March 31 and charged in connection with the rapes of two American women.
April 8, 2001 - Ricky Martin
posed for a fan during a promotional visit to the New York City shopping
center, in the Rio de Janeiro suburb of Barra da Tijuca on Thursday.
April 5, 2001 - Ricky Martin
will perform at the Blockbuster Entertainment Awards at LA Shrine Auditorium
on April 10th.
April 3, 2001 - A pair of
leather Armani jeans worn by Ricky Martin will be auctioned off on Canadian
eBay (www.ebay.ca) next week to benefit charity.
April 3, 2001 - The New York
Post reports Ricky Martin was spotted dancing with Inez Misan, at W6 in
April 3, 2001 - Ricky Martin
was named as the top pop star that can shake their booties better than
they sing by Jane magazine in the magazine's annual entertainment poll
April 2, 2001 - Number eight
on this week's Entertainment Weekly hot sheet; "Ricky Martin. A woman claiming
to be his girlfriend says he's all man. She said that about the last guy
she dated too, Elton John."
April 1, 2001 - Ricky Martin
performed Help Me Ronda at an all star tribute concert for the former Beach
Boys founder Brian Wilson at New York's Radio City Music Hall on Thursday.
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