The next 15th of August, thousands of people will feel in Calp the rhythm of the great Caribbean music, with the show of the Cubans Gente de Zona sponsored by Marc Anthony. This event, which will surely be the concert of the summer, is organized by the Town Council of Calp and the Association of Moors and Christians Santíssim Crist de la Suor.
After a successful tour covering from Europe to the United States, plus their collaborations with artists such as Marc Anthony, Jennifer Lopez, and Laura Pausini, Gente de Zona has reached in a few weeks with their new single "Te Duele", 10 million views on YouTube, and the 9th position on the Trending list of Spain on Spotify, a theme that will undoubtedly be one of the successes of this summer 2018.
The event, with more than six hours length with Djs, salsa and bachata dance groups and a good assortment of typical Cuban food, will begin at 20:00h in the Parc de la Creativitat; Gente de Zona will play at 24h.
With a good part of the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba as wind instruments, Alexander Delgado and Randy Malcom lead a good organized band of excellent musicians who know very well how to manage the rhythms.
In fact, figures that surround this duo of "reguetoneros" guarantee a vertiginous success. In 2014, they led for 41 weeks in a row the list of Hot Latin Songs with Bailando, an authentic smash produced for Enrique Iglesias that won three Latin Grammies and six Billboard Latin music awards in 2015. This last year, along with Marc Anthony, they placed La Gozadera directly at number one on the lists of Latin Airplay, Tropical Song, Latin Rhythm, as well as on iTunes, simultaneously occupying the first position in countries as different as the United States, Costa Rica , Peru, Colombia and Spain. And so, until becoming Gold Record and the hymn par excellence during the summer on either side of the Atlantic.
In addition, it is worth mentioning the long musical career of Alexander Delgado and Randy Malcom, who began rapping in 2000 in Alamar, district of Havana considered the birthplace of Cuban hip-hop. So in 2007 they succeeded with "Lo mejor que suena ahora", in 2010 with "A full" and in 2012 they would leave out any kind of doubt with "Oro: Lo nuevo y lo mejor".
In 2018, after being awarded with the Golden and Silver Gaviota in their first presentation in Viña de Mar, they have released a new song with Laura Pausini, "Nadie Ha Dicho", which already exceeds 10 million views on YouTube and other theme with Kylie Minogue, "Stop Me From Falling".
Gente de Zona confirms their return to Spain this summer 2018, on a three-day tour that will visit Calpe (Alicante) on the 15th of August, on the 16th of August 16 the Starlite in Marbella and on the 17th of August 17 La Manga del Mar Menor in San Javier, Murcia.
Tickets will be on sale in Calpe, in the Association of Moors and Christians of Calp, in the tobacconist's num. 1, carrer llibertat 3, and in bookshop Corbeta, carrer Corbeta - Edf. Apolo 4. Regarding on-line sale users can buy tickets on Tickets.com, Ticketea, Corte Inglés, Ticketbell, Entradas a tu alcance, Post Office and Notikumi, from the 11th of July.