On Tuesday, April 7, 2015 HBO Latino held a special screening for the new original concert special and documentary “Yandel: Camino al Concierto” in New York City. The film features a series of compelling interviews from an outstanding ensemble of music luminaries and reggeaton royalty, offering a unique window into world of multi-platinum album selling Urban Latino artist, Yandel.
The event also summoned appearances by a myriad of celebrities and social media influencers, including Yandel’s long-time friend and collaborator, 50 Cent, who supported by sponsoring the event with his new line of ultra-premium vodka, EFFEN. The event was attended by a bevy of talents including Latino screen stars J.W. Cortes (Gotham); actor Kareem Savinon (“The Girl Is In Trouble”- Exec. Produced by Spike Lee); Director, Ulysses Terrero; Model, Denise Bidot(Target, Levi’s) and tropical music sensation, Bachata Heightz. Additional event partners included Heineken and Red Bull, enjoyed by over 250 VIP guests.
From leader to legend, Yandel wanted everyone to see his incredible journey to delivering an unforgettable concert. HBO LATINO, HBO’s dedicated Spanish-language premium channel, announced the highly-anticipated, Yandel: Legacy-De Lider a Leyenda Tour acquired from Sony Music Latin a presentation of HBO Latino Concerts. Filmed in Puerto Rico last fall, it captured the essence of Yandel’s sizzling new solo act surrounding his landmark performance at the famed José Miguel Agrelot Coliseum.The concert aired on Friday, April 10th with an incredible response and great feedback from the viewers. Many shared on social media how great the concert was and congratulations to Yandel and HBO Latino for such great turnout.
Check out what 50 Cent shared with me about season 2 of POWER series premiering June 6 on Starz and everything Yandel shared about this production.