Also, Poor Bunny and Cheetos, in partnership with the Great Bunny Basis, launched the Deja tu Huella Estudiante Fund that will give $500,000 in full prizing to students in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Submissions can be created through Aug. 18 through Cheetos.com/DejatuHuella. Winners will be declared by the end of the yr.
Yotuel at the White House
Yotuel Romero, 1 of the Cuban artists foremost the #SOSCuba Movement, was invited to the White Dwelling this week to speak straight with President Joe Biden about the recent protests in Cuba and his administration’s reaction, like new sanctions on Cuban leaders and creating world wide web entry for Cubans, Billboard has discovered. Each the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the U.S. Consultant Florida’s 10th Congressional District shared photographs on Twitter of their meet up with-up with the Cuban artist, who helms the movement’s anthem “Patria y Vida” in collaboration with Gente de Zona.
Ivy Queen’s History on Reggaeton
Reggaeton’s greatest, Ivy Queen, will host Spotify’s impending LOUD podcast, telling the record and evolution of reggaeton via “on-the-floor reporting spanning international locations all throughout the world,” a push launch states. Ivy will be joined by distinctive guests including J Balvin, Nicky Jam, Terrible Bunny, Ozuna, Karol G, Wisin Y Yandel, Maluma, and much more. Introducing LOUD: The Background of Reggaeton premieres with a two-episode unique on Aug. 4 and with new episodes introduced every week.
Lunay & Anitta
Two months just after dropping his sophomore album, El Niño, exactly where he provided his very first-at any time collaborative effort with Anitta, Lunay formally presents the new music movie for “Todo o Nada.” The extremely-awaited audio clip not only highlights each the Puerto Rican and Brazilian artists’ chemistry but requires enthusiasts into a online video game-inspired journey as Lunay tries to preserve the life of his woman fascination. “We filmed it extremely rapid in Miami,” Lunay formerly said to Billboard. “I’m very happy with the music, the TikTok dances, we want to show folks that this is not only a tune, but it has a dynamic and it is pleasant. View it down below.
Silvestre Dangond Supports Locals
Silvestre Dangond has introduced a new label, Audio Goals Records, to support propel the careers of rising and veteran vallenato artists in his native Colombia, Billboard exclusively declared this week.The 41-calendar year-previous vallenato star has now signed 6 artists to the label, which includes Mario Fuscaldo, Beto Urieles, LuisRa Solano, Rafa Roncallo, Fred Quintero and Roland Valbuena. Dangond will also deal with and produce some of his newly signed artists.
“When soccer gamers retire, they prepare to grow to be coaches for other players,” Dangond mentioned in a assertion. “Which is how I experience. I do not truly approach on retiring soon but I do want to assist and guidebook other artists and give them that self-confidence that we all want in this marketplace.”