SUPERSTARS KICK-OFF U.S. TOUR APRIL 10 AT THE HONDA CENTER
LOS ANGELES /PRNewswire/ — International superstars Marco Antonio Solis, Joan Sebastian and Alejandro Fernandez announced today that they will headline their first tour together this spring. LOS TRES TOUR is a mega star match up of Mexico’s most extraordinary and respected talent playing some of the most exciting and important music in the world. The Live Nation produced tour kicks off in southern California at the Honda Center on April 10th, making a multi-city trek across the United States. Tickets go on sale Valentine’s Day weekend, starting on Friday, February 12th at www.livenation.com. (See below for full schedule)
LOS TRES: THE ARTISTS
Each of the artists on LOS TRES TOUR has a stellar recording and touring career of their own, so the tour is more than a concert, it’s a history making event; the biggest showcase of Regional Mexican Music and Mexican pop ever. Each show is an opportunity for fans to see individual performances by three of their favorite artists and also see them as they join each other on stage to perform some musical surprises. The artists share mutual admiration and respect, but this is the first time that all three have shared a headline tour.
Mexican superstar Alejandro Fernandez is one of the few Latin singers that enjoys extraordinary success singing both ranchera and pop music. This week alone, he tops both the pop and regional charts with his most recent dual disc release, Dos Mundos. Fernandez has had innumerable Number One hits in the U.S. and throughout Latin America and Spain, and has sold more than 18 million albums along the way. With 20 studio albums recorded, many which have gone multi-platinum, along with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and numerous Grammy and Latin Grammy awards and nominations, Fernandez is considered one of the most talented and successful Mexican singers ever.
Producer, Singer songwriter Joan Sebastian is one of the most influential Mexican performers of all time. He is the winner of three Grammy awards, five Latin Grammys, and multiple Latin Billboard awards including a Billboard Hall of Fame. With 37 albums to date, many of which have been certified platinum all over the United States, Mexico and Latin America. Sebastian has been able to maintain a successful, solid career and has also written and produced hundreds of songs for numerous artists, most recently, Alejandro Fernandez. His critically acclaimed jaripeo performances are renowned; last year’s performance at the Staple Center was sold out with over 16,000 people in attendance.
MARCO ANTONIO SOLIS
Mexican born Marco Antonio Solis is one of the most important and successful singer-songwriters in Latin music, and his compositions, recorded by himself and covered by scores of other artists, have literally shaped the direction of Latin music in Latin America and the U.S. As the leader of the most influential group of its time, Los Bukis, and as a solo artist, he has recorded over 20 albums and written over 300 songs, had numerous Platinum albums in the United States, Mexico and Latin America, plus had a string of radio hits, many of them having reached the No.1 position on Billboard’s ‘Hot Latin Tracks’ chart, making him one of the few artist who has enjoyed tremendous success in both the pop and regional charts.
Additional tour and ticket information can be found at LiveNation.com. LOS TRES Tour Dates April 10th Anaheim, CA Honda Center April 11th San Diego, CA Cricket Wireless Amphitheater April 17th San Jose, CA HP Pavilion April 18th Sacramento, CA Arco Arena April 24th Chicago, IL Allstate Arena May 14th Miami, FL American Airlines Arena May 16 Atlanta, GA The Arena at Gwinnett Center May 28th Houston, TX Toyota Center May 30th Dallas, TX American Airlines Center ABOUT LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT
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