The Latin Recording Academy,Â EventusÂ andÂ UnivisionÂ announced today thatÂ Oscar D’Leon,Â Kat Dahlia,Â Larry Hernandez,Â Intocable,Â La Original Banda El Limon,Â LaÂ Santa Cecilia,Â Los CuatesÂ deÂ Sinaloa, Los Inquietos del Norte,Â Los Tucanes deÂ Tijuana, andÂ A.B. QuintanillaÂ will headline theÂ 2013 Latin GRAMMYÂ®Â Street Parties.Rolling into its eleventh consecutive year of success, the five-stop cross-country series will lead up to the live broadcast of the most anticipated Latin awards show, the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY AwardsÂ®. Heating up local cities in the country starting onSunday, Sept. 29Â inÂ Chicago, the series will make its way across the U.S. with stops inÂ Phoenix,Â Los Angeles,Â Dallas, and finishing the excitement inÂ MiamiÂ onÂ Nov. 10.
Year after year, this free high-energy music fest paves the way to the annual Latin GRAMMYÂ Awards, the most prestigious award in Latin music, and brings its excitement to fans across the country. The awards show telecast will be broadcast live from Mandalay Bay Events Center inÂ Las Vegas, onÂ Thursday, Nov. 21Â from 8 â€“Â 11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m.Â Central) on the Univision network.
The Latin GRAMMY Street Parties offer an interactive traveling musical festival for Hispanics, which includes live entertainment, sponsor display areas, and product sampling. The series features performances by some of Latin music’s greatest established artists, while serving as a launching pad for emerging talent representing various genres, including reggaeton, regional Mexican, pop, rock en espanol, and tropical, among others. This year’s lineup is sure to be a memorable one as the Latin GRAMMY Street Parties have brought together the brightest talent in Latin music and are taking them face-to-face to their admirers in this, the largest free festival music series in the country.
TheÂ 2013 Latin GRAMMY Street PartiesÂ are presented by McDonald’sÂ®, 7UPÂ®Â and WalmartÂ®.Â Its official sponsors, Kellogg’sÂ®and Lowe’sÂ®, will be on board in select markets.