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J Balvin, Daddy Yankee Between Headliners At Viva! LA New music Competition

J Balvin - Photo: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images

J Balvin – Photo: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Visuals

J Balvin, Daddy Yankee, Becky G, and Kali Uchis are set to headline the inaugural Viva! LA Music Pageant, having put at Dodger Stadium on June 25. Created by Goldenvoice, who also host Coachella and Stagecoach, the Los Angeles celebration is a spinoff of the Pomona-primarily based Viva! Festival, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year.

“Viva! goes over and above just a audio pageant, it has a sturdy mission of creating group and representation, which has led to its cult next that commenced in L.A. and has given that long gone world,” organizers observed in a push launch. “The fest celebrates people generally overshadowed immigrants, youth of coloration, the underserved, the working course in the suburbs, different marginalized communities, and artists that have extensive been pushed out of the larger sized Anglo songs arena.”

Colombian star J Balvin surprised supporters earlier this yr with a new one, “Niño Soñador,” whilst previous week he dropped a collaborative two-track EP with Ed Sheeran. At this weekend’s Grammy Awards, his album, Jose, is up for the very first-ever Best Música Urbana Album. Balvin will also be between the ceremony’s star-studded lineup of performers. In the meantime, his fellow festival headliner Daddy Yankee has been equally fast paced, pursuing the latest launch of his last album, LEGENDADDY.

Other performers on Viva! Los Angeles’ lineup involve Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Lenin Ramirez, Carin Leon, Tainy, Carla Morrison, Ivy Queen, Cuco, Los Dos Carnales, The Marías, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, Chicano Batman, Ed Maverick, Cazzu, La Sonora Dinamita, Lido Pimienta, Eslabón Armado, and more.

Presale tickets open up this Saturday, April 2 at 10:00 am PT, with typical tickets going on sale at 2:00 pm the very same day. There are a selection of ticket tiers accessible, such as GA, GA+, VIP, and VIP+, with payment plans out there. According to Viva! LA’s web page, they will be unveiling this year’s list of food stuff distributors nearer to the event’s get started day, along with formal set instances for each individual of the performers.

The festival will also be donating $1.00 from each and every ticket offered to No Us Devoid of You LA, a non-financial gain firm that aims to feed the city’s undocumented immigrant communities, which includes “hundreds of meals insecure hospitality, day laborers, road suppliers, and mariachi households.”

For a lot more information on Viva! LA, visit their formal site.

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