Descarga 2013 Returns to L.A. and Las Vegas
The hottest free Latin music summer concert series is back this summer with its hottest lineup to date all August long
Descarga, the largest free Latin music summer concert series in Los Angeles, California and Las Vegas, Nevada, is back this summer with its hottest lineup to date.
Published on LatinoLA: July 31, 2013
Presented by Telemundo and mun2, the free, family-friendly concert event features the most popular nationally and internationally renowned Latin stars, as well as the most in-demand new and up-and-coming artists. At the series, fans are treated to an array of raffles, prizes, gifts, exciting activities, and special appearances by Telemundo and mun2 personalities. Portions of the concerts will be broadcast through mun2's hit one-hour Regional Mexican music series "Reventon" and the network's newest music entertainment and celebrity lifestyle show "mun2 ?Ūpop!"
Last year's events broke attendance records in both cities, with over 15,000 people in one night in Las Vegas. The concerts will take place from 6:00 to 9:00 pm on Sunday August 4, 11, 18 and 25 at Universal CityWalk's 5 Towers concert venue, and on Saturday August 10 and 24 at Freemont Street Experience in Las Vegas. El Dasa, Regulo Caro, Angel & Khriz, Sensato, Frankie J, Sie7e, Kevin Ortiz, America Sierra, Adriel Favela, Luis Coronel, Renzo and Martin Castillo are among the artists to perform at Descarga 2013.
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Sunday August 4 ‘«Ű Los Angeles: Regulo Caro, El Dasa, Adriel Favela, Luis Coronel
Descarga kicks off with exciting live musical performances by an array of sensational and happening regional Mexican musical acts. Charismatic and talented, Regulo Caro is one of the leading men of the new corrido wave that has taken the younger bilingual audience by a storm. A heartthrob from Sonora, Mexico; El Dasa has quickly conquered fans on both sides of the border with his charisma, unique voice and dancing ability; he was discovered by Vicente Fern?Ūndez. Newcomer Adriel Favela offers a fresh twist to Mexican regional music with a combination of elegance and his privileged and trained vocals. Also performing will be the Mexican music teenage sensation, Luis Coronel who has quickly reached 300K followers in Facebook and more than 1 million YouTube views at the tender age of 17.
Saturday August 10 ‘«Ű Las Vegas: Frankie J, Renzo, Sie7e
Descarga at the Freemont Street Experience in Las Vegas kicks off with renowned Latin pop artists Frankie J, Renzo and Sie7e. Tijuana born Frankie J is a former member of the musical group Kumbia Kings that reached crossover success and #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with "Obsession (No Es Amor)". With a unique, youthful and romantic style, the emerging merengue singer, Renzo, explores musical fusion; mixing Pop, R&B and Hip Hop with merengue. Latin Grammy winner as "New Artist," Sie7e is a Latin pop singer/songwriter from Puerto Rico with an eclectic style that draws from rock en espa??ol and tropical as well as pop and reggae styles.
Sunday August 11 ‘«Ű Los Angeles: Sie7e
Descarga at Universal CityWalk's 5 Towers concert venue continues with Latin Grammy winner Sie7e who will be joined by a yet to be announced lineup of some of Latin pop top musical acts.
Sunday August 18 ‘«Ű Los Angeles: Angel & Khriz, Sensato
Universal CityWalk's 5 Towers concert venue will move to the rhythm of tropical and urban music. The event will be headlined by Angel & Khriz, the Puerto Rican Reggaeton duo also known as "The Mvps of Reggaeton" who recently joined the Mr. 305 Records label, owned by producer and performer, Pitbull for the release of their fourth album. Angel & Khriz collaborated with many well-known Reggaeton artists, including Daddy Yankee, Tito El Bambino, and Don Omar before releasing their first studio album that earned platinum and their career has been on the upswing ever since. Also performing, Sensato, the cutting edge prodigy lyricist with the ability to paint a picture with thought-provoking words while filling up the dance floor with his catchy rhythms.
Saturday August 24 - Las Vegas: Kevin Ortiz, America Sierra
Descarga at the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas culminates with a Mexican Regional bang! Kevin Ortiz is a promising corridor singer, brother of genre leading singer Gerardo Ortiz, with whom he has toured and composed music together. Mexican regional music songstress America Sierra is considered one of the leading and successful women songwriters of the moment with smashing hits like her multi-award winning "Intentalo," a collaboration with 3BallMTY and Bebeto.
Sunday August 25 ‘«Ű Los Angeles: Kevin Ortiz, Martin Castillo
In Los Angeles, the city's own Martin Castillo will grace the audience with his unique corridor "alterado" that is conquering Mexico and the US; joining Kevin Ortiz and the rest of the yet to be announced Mexican regional lineup.