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 –
|Fri Aug 30||San Juan, PR||Coliseo De Puerto Rico|
|Wed Sep 11||Atlanta, GA||Infinite Energy Center*|
|Thu Sep 12||Orlando, FL||Amway Center|
|Sat Sep 14||Miami, FL||AmericanAirlines Arena|
|Fri Sep 20||Detroit, MI||Fox Theatre|
|Sat Sep 21||Toronto, ON||Scotiabank Arena|
|Wed Sep 25||Uncasville, CT||Mohegan Sun Arena|
|Thu Sep 26||Fairfax, VA||EagleBank Arena|
|Fri Sep 27||Atlantic City, NJ||Borgata Event Center|
|Sat Sep 28||Boston, MA||Agganis Arena|
|Sun Sep 29||New York City, NY||Madison Square Garden*|
|Thu Oct 03||Tulsa, OK||BOK Center|
|Sun Oct 06||Hidalgo, TX||State Farm Hidalgo Arena|
|Thu Oct 10||Lubbock, TX||United Supermarkets Arena|
|Fri Oct 11||El Paso, TX||Don Haskins Center|
|Sat Oct 12||Phoenix, AZ||Talking Stick Resort Arena|
|Sun Oct 13||Chula Vista, CA||North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre|
|Thu Oct 17||San Jose, CA||SAP Center at San Jose|
|Fri Oct 18||Reno, NV||Grand Sierra Theatre|
|Sat Oct 19||Las Vegas, NV||Pearl Concert Theatre at Palms Casino Resort|
|Sun Oct 20||Bakersfield, CA||Rabobank Arena|
|Wed Oct 23||Santa Ynez, CA||Chumash Casino Resort & Spa|
|Thurs Oct 24||Santa Ynez, CA||Chumash Casino Resort & Spa|
|Fri Oct 25||Rancho Mirage, CA||The Show at Agua Caliente|
|Sat Oct 26||Los Angeles, CA||STAPLES Center|
*on sale starting 12pm local time
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 as“the 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 more, J 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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