The King of Bachata, Romeo Santos will be the first Latin artist to headline the 80 thousand capacity venue on September 21st. UTOPIA The Concert will celebrate the #1 Latin album in the country, UTOPIA which includes collaborations from Frank Reyes, Anthony Santos, Monchy & Alexandra, Aventura and more! Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBS) has teamed up with Romeo Santos on the promotion in our radio stations Mega 97.9FM and 93.1FM Amor in New York.
According to Pollstar Top 200 North American Tours of 2018, Romeo Santos is the #1 selling Latin artist in the US in both gross and ticket sales for his 2018 North American GOLDEN Tour, following his record-setting two Yankee Stadium shows which held over 50,000 people.
UTOPIA debuted as the #1 album on the Top Latin Albums and Tropical Albums Billboard charts as Romeo Santos’ 5th consecutive #1 album on the Top Latin Album chart. UTOPIA is a concept album that represents a mix of new and original collaborations with some of the biggest Dominican artists of this generation. The 12-track album offers collaborations with traditional bachateros that many people grew up listening and the album showcases Romeo Santos’ love for the Dominican tradition.
“Inmortal”, which reunites Santos with his bandmates Aventura after 10 years, was crowned #1 on the Billboard Latin Airplay chart and gained more than 109 million views on Youtube since its release. The song has been #1 on Latin AirPlay with an outstanding 7 weeks on Billboard Tropical Song Charts, becoming the #1 Latin song in the country. “La Demanda,” another unique collaboration from UTOPIA brings the notorious bachatero Raulín Rodriguez and Romeo together for their video that has surpassed 10 million views to date.
The King of Bachata recently won three Latin Billboard awards including “Song of The Year” for “Sobredosis” featuring Ozuna. “Tropical Artist of The Year” and “Tropical Group Artist Of The Year” with Aventura.
The global superstar, singer, songwriter, mogul, actor, and producer rose from humble beginnings in the Bronx, NY to worldwide renown over the course of his unbelievable career. “The King of Bachata” fueled the success of Aventura as chief producer and songwriter before going solo. In addition to selling over 100 million singles and 40 million albums, he has won many Billboard Latin Music Awards, Premios Lo Nuestro Awards, ASCAP Awards, Premios Juventud Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Latin American Music Awards, BMI Awards, and MTV Awards. Throughout the past decade, the likes of Drake, Usher, Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Lil Wayne, and more have all jumped at the chance to collaborate with him. No other Latin artist has achieved as many number ones in the 21st century.Tune in to Mega 97.9FM and 93.1FM Amor in New York via LaMusica App on iOS or Android, for your chance to win tickets.