Mar?a Conchita Alonso?s new EP "Soy" will be released on September 7th, 2004 on the Cleopatra Records Label/Navarre Distribution. It includes remixes by multi-platimum and Grammy nominee, Lewis A. Martine? (Pet Shop Boys, Jaci Velazquez and Elvis Crespo), David Harrow (Depeche Mode, Bob Marley and Felix Da Housecat) and Fred Coury (former drummer of rock bands Cinderella and Guns N? Roses) also known as electronic act Effcee. The EP also includes a special gift from Mar?a Conchita to her fans: new versions of two of her #1 hits, "Noche De Copas ?04" produced by Venezuelan Latin Hip Hop band Bacalao Men and "La Loca ?04" produced by Venezuelan trip hop producer Oswaldo Rodriguez. The EP is executive produced by Mar?a Conchita Alonso.
"Soy" was co-written by Mar?a Conchita, Andy Vargas (singer of Santana?s band) and Rodney Alejandro whose credits include the Kumbia Kings, Olga Ta?on and The Temptations.
The event will be the start of a series of pre-celebrations for the 6th Annual Latin Pride Los Angeles Festival that will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 4th and 5th during Labor Day Weekend in the City of Los Angeles. The organizers for this event are The Latin Pride Foundation, a non-profit community educational and research organization, founded to educate and inspire people in solving their common social and health problems, including maternal HIV/AIDS. Through educational programs and support of research The Latin Pride Foundation works actively with the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community and other-risk groups in combating this global epidemic.
This Grand Opening of Latin Gay Nights at the Conga Room is produced by Hawk Entertainment and will have top name DJs from Super Estrella 107.1 FM playing different types of Latin music. There will be a special tribute to Celia Cruz performed by the famous Drag Queen Karlotta. The doors open at 8 PM. Entrance is free (first come first serve basis).
Don?t miss out on this exclusively opportunity to see Mar?a Conchita Alonso performing LIVE