Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 23, 2012
Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN) announced today the nationwide music tour, “GIGANT3S,” featuring acclaimed singer/producer Marc Anthony, Latin America’s preeminent singer/songwriter Marco Antonio Solis, and international pop phenomenon Chayanne.
Tickets for the highly anticipated tour will go on sale on Thursday, Apr. 26 at 10:00 a.m. and can be purchased by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at Ticketmaster.com.
“We’re ecstatic to bring these three giants of Latin music for fans nationwide,” said CMN President/CEO Henry Cardenas. “This tour is enormous, not only from a production standpoint, but musically and historically speaking, it is the first time that three leading artists of their genre come together for a major tour. We’re excited to kick off the tour and I’m confident that fans will enjoy this unique musical event, which is also full of surprises.”
Three of the most celebrated ambassadors of Latin music will embark on a 14-stop stateside tour. Each of the artists on GIGANT3S has enjoyed a stellar career, making each of their performances more than just a concert and rather a historic musical event. The CMN-produced tour will kick-off in Miami, Florida, and continue with performances in other major cities in the U.S.
GIGANT3S U.S. Tour Schedule and Venues
Aug. 3, American Airlines Arena, Miami, FL
Aug. 5, Amway Center, Orlando, FL
Aug. 10, Izod Center, Rutherford, NJ
Aug. 11, Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT
Aug. 17, Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ,
Aug. 19, Allstate Arena, Chicago, IL
Aug. 24, Honda Center, Ahaheim, CA
Aug. 26, HP Pavilion, San Jose, CA
Sept. 1, Toyota Center, Houston, TX
Sept. 2, American Airlines Center, Dallas, TX
Sept. 7, Laredo Entertainment Center, Laredo, TX
Sept. 8, AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX
Sept. 9, Don Haskins Center at UTEP, El Paso, TX
Sept. 14, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Marc Anthony has sold over 12 million albums worldwide, making him one of the most influential artists of his time and a true ambassador of Latin music and culture. He has been awarded countless Standard gold and platinum certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). His influence was significantly recognized when he was included in the Top 10 List of influential New Yorkers compiled by New York Magazine. The Miami Dolphins minority owner, who has also established a highly credible acting résumé, was recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute in Washington D.C. in September 2009. In 2011 he embarked on a world tour and returned to the hit TV series HawthoRNe (TNT) while also launching his new clothing and accessories line at Kohl’s. He announced the creation of his non-profit organization, the Maestro Cares Foundation, in January 2012 and last month he received the ASCAP Founders Award for his exceptional contributions to music. For more information, visit http://www.marcanthonyonline.com.
With over 70 Gold and Platinum albums to his name, Chayanne has received a multitude of musical recognitions including two GRAMMY® Award nominations. As a solo artist, he has released 21 albums and sold over 20 million albums. He has also starred in three feature films, including the romantic favorite “Dance With Me”, alongside Vanessa Williams. A child prodigy, Chayanne began to sing at the age of 10 with the boy band Los Chicos. He made his mark as a solo artist in 1987 with the self-titled album, “Chayanne.” With over 50 chart-topping singles, Chayanne holds the record for the artist having sold the most albums in Spain, success that expanded to France, Portugal, Italy, and Turkey. In February 2010, Chayanne released his latest studio album, No Hay Imposibles, featuring the single, “Me Enamore De Ti, which served as the theme for the Mexican novela, Corazon Salvaje. Chayanne has also been honored as an Ambassador to the United Nations For the Immigrants Foundation, is an active supporter of Make-A-Wish Foundation and a cabinet member of the American Red Cross. For more information visit http://www.chayanne.com.
MARCO ANTONIO SOLIS
Mexican-born Marco Antonio Solis is one of the most important and successful singer-songwriters in Latin music, and his compositions, recorded by himself and covered by scores of other artists, have literally shaped the direction of Latin music in Latin America and the U.S. As the leader of the most influential group of its time, Los Bukis, and as a solo artist, he has recorded over 20 albums and written over 300 songs, had numerous Platinum albums in the United States, Mexico and Latin America, plus had a string of radio hits, many of them having reached the No.1 position on Billboard’s ‘Hot Latin Tracks’ chart, making him one of the few artist who has enjoyed tremendous success in both the pop and regional charts. For more information visit http://marcoantoniosolis.com.
Founded by Henry Cardenas, Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN) is the leading multicultural event marketing and sponsorship agency in the U.S. CMN creates brand impact through award-winning campaigns featuring music, sports and other interactive experiences that capture the hearts and minds of millions of consumers across the nation. In 2011 CMN produced more than 1,000 live events, including concerts, experiential campaigns and mobile marketing tours for clients such as Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company, Anheuser-Busch, H&R Block, General Motors, and McCormick, among others. With offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami and New York and a dynamic, results-driven multicultural team, CMN applies strategic thinking and flawless execution to deliver value for clients anywhere in the country.
For more information on “GIGANT3S”, visit http://www.GigantesTour.com.