Global Superstar J Balvin Announces Highly Anticipated “Arcoiris” Fall North American Tour

Tickets On Sale To General Public Starting Friday, May 17th atTicketmaster.com

J Balvin Will Also Return To The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon On May 20th

Following his widely praised, back-to-back weekend performances recently on the main stage at Coachella, Reggaeton’s leading global ambassador J Balvinannounces his highly anticipated fall North American tour. Balvin’s history making Coachella debut was just a first glimpse of what fans can expect on the upcoming “Arcoiris Tour“– with multiple chart-topping hits and groundbreaking visual production, which will be brought to life once again by the Colombian superstar and the  FriendsWithYou Art Collective.

“one of the most eye-popping and elaborate sets ever to be immortalized on festival’s stage… [it] was a monumental achievement — one of the greatest Coachella has ever seen– Variety

Produced by Live Nation, the 25-city trek will kick off on August 30th in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and make stops in Miami, Toronto, New York City, Las Vegas and more before wrapping on October 26thin Los Angeles, CA. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, May 17that 10am local time at Ticketmaster.com. American Express®Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Tuesday, May 14that 10am local time through Thursday, May 16that 10pm local time. 

J Balvin’s “Arcoiris Tour” will also feature support appearances from two fast-rising young Puerto Rican music stars with the seemless Reggaeton and Latin Trap fusion ofLyanno, and the wide ranging musica urbano versaltility of Eladio Carrion.

Following the “Arcoiris Tour” onsale, look for J Balvin to return once again to The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon with a special interview and performance appearance on May 20th.  Before the tour kickoff, J Balvin will be making history once again this summer as the first Latin artist ever to headline the famous Lollapalooza Festivalin Chicago, IL, taking place August 1st– 4ththis year in Grant Park. 

J BALVIN’S “ARCOIRIS” (‘Rainbow’)FALL NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

– With Special Guests Lyanno and Eladio Carrion –

DATECITYVENUE
Fri Aug 30San Juan, PRColiseo De Puerto Rico
Wed Sep 11Atlanta, GAInfinite Energy Center*
Thu Sep 12Orlando, FLAmway Center
Sat Sep 14Miami, FLAmericanAirlines Arena
Fri Sep 20Detroit, MIFox Theatre
Sat Sep 21Toronto, ONScotiabank Arena
Wed Sep 25Uncasville, CTMohegan Sun Arena
Thu Sep 26Fairfax, VAEagleBank Arena
Fri Sep 27Atlantic City, NJBorgata Event Center
Sat Sep 28Boston, MAAgganis Arena
Sun Sep 29New York City, NYMadison Square Garden*
Thu Oct 03Tulsa, OKBOK Center
Sun Oct 06Hidalgo, TXState Farm Hidalgo Arena
Thu Oct 10Lubbock, TXUnited Supermarkets Arena
Fri Oct 11El Paso, TXDon Haskins Center
Sat Oct 12Phoenix, AZTalking Stick Resort Arena
Sun Oct 13Chula Vista, CANorth Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
Thu Oct 17San Jose, CASAP Center at San Jose
Fri Oct 18Reno, NVGrand Sierra Theatre
Sat Oct 19Las Vegas, NVPearl Concert Theatre at Palms Casino Resort
Sun Oct 20Bakersfield, CARabobank Arena
Wed Oct 23Santa Ynez, CAChumash Casino Resort & Spa
Thurs Oct 24Santa Ynez, CAChumash Casino Resort & Spa
Fri Oct 25Rancho Mirage, CAThe Show at Agua Caliente
Sat Oct 26Los Angeles, CASTAPLES Center

*on sale starting 12pm local time

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About J Balvin

Declared as “Reggaeton’s Global Ambassador” by The New York Times, J Balvin is now one of the top streaming music artists in the world, regardless of language, and has developed a legion of fans represented by over 60 Million social media followers. Likewise hailed by Billboardas “the biggest breakout act Latin music has seen in many years” andPitchfork asthe face of modern Reggaeton,” J Balvin is leading a second generation of Musica Urbano stars that have propelled Latin music to an unprecedented global embrace. Simultaneously, Balvin has become Latin music’s strongest cultural envoy to both the fashion and pop art communities, while becoming one of the music industry’s most in-demand collaborators, and worldwide major festival performers. 

Hailing from Medellín, Colombia, José Álvaro Osorio Balvin developed a distinctive musical style all his own that pays reverence to the first-wave of Reggaeton stars from Puerto Rico, while fusing wider influences of hip-hop, mainstream pop, Dance Music and innovative global rhythms tied with lyrical inclusivity.  Between his game-changing major-label debut album LA FAMILA, multiplatinum successor ENERGIA and several landmark singles such as Mi Gente, Safari, Ginza and moreJ Balvin  has won three Latin Grammy Awards, numerous Billboard Latin Music Awards, notched a Guinness World Record for the longest #1 run for a solo Latin single, and collected over TWENTY BILLION Total YouTube Views. Along the way, Balvin has now worked with artists, such as Beyoncé, Justin Bieber, Cardi B, Pharrell Williams, Bad Bunny, Daddy Yankee, Ariana Grande, Camila Cabello, David Guetta, Juanes, Nicky Jam, Diplo/Major Lazer, Selena Gomez, Sean Paul, Anitta, Skrillex, Liam Payne, French Montana, Wisin & Yandel, Ozuna and more.

J Balvin’s most recent album VIBRAS debuted at #1, gave birth to Latin music’s most-praised tour of 2018, and was hailed by TIME. Rolling Stone, Billboard and many more as: “One of the Best Albums of 2018” – while also propelling the Colombian star to frequent #1 global rankings on both YouTube & Spotify’s charts. This year has already seen J Balvin perform in the opening segment of The GRAMMY Awards, named the Premios Lo Nuestro “Artist of the Year” for an unprecedented third consecutive year, seen his genre anthem “Reggaeton” notch his 13th#1 Billboard single, and become the first male Latin music artist to launch his own fashion line with GUESS’ “VIBRAS” collection.   As Latin music’s leading representative on this year’s global festival season, J Balvin has already been named the first-ever Latin music artist set to headline Lollapalooza, and just delivered the first-ever Reggaeton set on the mainstage at Coachella.

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