|CARDENAS MARKETING NETWORK
ANNOUNCES ATLANTA STOP FOR THE CARLOS VIVES USA TOUR ON MAY 12
Atlanta, GA (January 24, 2017) – Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN) announces its most anticipated tour of the year with one of Latin music’s most renowned artists, Carlos Vives. The “Carlos Vives -USA Tour 2017,” will bring the Colombian singer’s spectacular show to the Fox Theatre on Friday, May 12 at 8 p.m.
Tickets for the “Carlos Vives – USA Tour 2017” tour go on sale to the general public on Friday, Jan. 27 at 12 p.m. Tickets may be purchased through FoxTheatre.org, by calling (855) 285-8499 or by visiting the Fox Theatre Ticket Office.
“I’m very happy to reunite with my fans across the U.S. on this magical journey” noted Carlos Vives.
The tour “Carlos Vive – La Fiesta de Todos” was a complete success at the box office, selling out venues of the likes of AMericanAirlines Arena. In 2015, Carlos Vives toured with Marc Anthony on “Unido2”, which became the 6th highest grossing tour in the United States, joining the ranks of Taylor Swift & One Direction. Vives performed in 2014 at the AmericaAirlines Arena in Miami to a sold out crowd.
Singer, songwriter, actor, entrepreneur and ambassador of USAID, Carlos Vives is one of the most emblematic artists of Colombia and one of the most important figures in Latin music. With over 30 million records sold worldwide, he is considered a pioneer in Colombian pop music. He was the first Colombian artist to win a Grammy Award and to date has taken home 2 Grammys and 9 Latin Grammys.
After a long absence from the international music scene, Vives returned four years ago with two critically acclaimed albums. “Corazón Profundo”, have generated six #1s on Billboard’s Hot Latin Song chart with hits like “Cuando Nos Volvamos a Encontrar” featuring Marc Anthony, “Bailar Contigo”, “El Mar De Sus Ojos” and “Volvi A Nacer”, which became an anthem in Latin America dominating radio charts in Mexico, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina, Ecuador, Peru, Central America & Colombia.
The “Más + Corazón Profundo Tour” in Colombia became the most successful tour in the country’s history,with over 200,000 fans filling stadiums in five different concerts. In 2015, Unido2s tour alongside Marc Anthony was among the highest-grossing tour in the United States..
In May, Vives released his new single “La Bicicleta”, a duet with fellow Colombian star Shakira.. The single debuted #1 on Billboard Charts and became Vives 12th #1 in his music career, making him the third latino artist with the most #1s on the Billboard charts.. Other Vives big anthems include “Dejame Entrar”, “Fruta Fresca”, “Pa Mayte”, among others.
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Cárdenas Marketing Network, Inc. (CMN) is one of the leading Multicultural experiential event-marketing agencies and the largest producer of Latin music events in the U.S. With over 2,800 activations each year since 2002, (CMN) has been connecting brands with consumers through shared passion points of music, sports, and cultural pride, offering full integration with digital marketing and advertising for all projects and activations. (CMN) works with a variety of industries, global organizations and emerging businesses, helping them grow and guiding them to become culturally relevant with the Hispanic consumer. In 2015 (CMN) was named one of Advertising Age’s, “Largest U.S. Hispanic Agencies,” Crain’s “Chicago’s Largest Minority-Owned Firms,” and has been awarded “Best Event/Consumer Engagement Campaign of the year” by Billboard Latin Music Marketing Awards. For sponsorship opportunities, visit www.cmnevents.com.
About the Fox Theatre
The Fox Theatre is one of Atlanta’s premier venues for live entertainment and declared a Top Stop of the Decade by Venues Today Magazine and the #1 non-residency venue worldwide for the decade by Billboard Magazine. For the past decade, the Fox Theatre has been consistently ranked in the top three non-residency theatres in North America for gross ticket sales by industry trade magazines, Pollstar, Billboard and Venues Today. The Fox Theatre has the #1 social media presence for any theatre or performing arts center in North America, for any venue between 2,000 and 5,000 seats, and for any Georgia venue according to the Social Media Power 100 compiled by Venues Today Magazine. The Fox’s 4,665 seat theatre hosts 250 performances with more than 500,000 visitors per year. An impressive range of events from rock concerts to Broadway, ballets, comedy and movies, the Fox’s private events host wedding receptions, trade shows, corporate meetings and association functions in its fabulous ballrooms, lounge and outdoor terrace. As a 501(c) 3 non-profit arts organization, the Fox Theatre stands today as a fiercely protected landmark and a nationally acclaimed theater celebrating its 88th year. The partners of the Fox Theatre are Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola, Lexus, Georgian Terrace Hotel/Livingston Restaurant+Bar, Georgia Natural Gas, Regions, Atlanta Beverage, Grady Health System, and Whole Foods Market. For group sales information, please contact the Fox Theatre at (404) 881-2000 or visit www.foxtheatre.org. To purchase tickets, please visit the Fox Theatre Ticket Office, online at www.FoxTheatre.org, and at all Atlanta Ticket Alternative locations including Whole Foods Markets, or toll free at 855-285-8499. Please stay connected with the Fox Theatre on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
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