MIAMI, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra, a global digital media company and content producer with a presence in 19 countries, and Sprint present charismatic Venezuelan singer/songwriter Rigu to his first "Terra Live Music in Studio" on January 30, 2014 at 8:00pm (ET), available online at Terra.com and via smartphones and tablets.
Rigu, three times nominated for Premio Lo Nuestro, will perform several songs from his debut album "Entre Venas" including hits such as "Y Es Que La Quiero" and his top chart single "Contigo Quiero Estar", a song that spent seven consecutive weeks in the top ten of Billboards Latin Pop Chart.
This self-taught musician has performed in several Venezuelan groups since he was six years old and through the years, shown versatility as an artist being part of several groups with different music styles from merengue, salsa, pop to even folk. Actually, a very peculiar personal fact is that he plays the guitar with strings backwards and left handed even though he is right handed.
After being one of the most praised performers at the Latin Grammy Street Party in Miami 2013 participating in this Terra Live Music in Studio will give Rigu a great opportunity to connect and engage with his loyal fan club in the United States, the #Rigucitas, and to share with them his smooth voice and lyrics through a memorable experience.
"We are very thrilled to sponsor 'Terra Live Music in Studio' with Rigu, a multifaceted young artist, who despite his early age has achieved so many accolades," said Kymber Umana, Sprint Hispanic Marketing Manager. "Sprint wants to take this opportunity and offer unlimited access to the groundbreaking content our young generation is longing for and we are confident that Rigu's upcoming performance is the perfect platform to achieve our goal!", added Umana.
Fans will have the opportunity to interact directly with Rigu through his Facebook page: www.facebook.com/Rigumusic, Instagram: www.instagram.com/Rigumusic and Twitter: www.twitter.com/Rigumusic using handle @Rigumusic and hashtags #TerraLiveMusic #RiguTerraEnVivo.
Don't miss out Rigu's unparalleled performance at "Terra Live Music in Studio" on January 30, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) at Terra.com. Learn more about the artist and his upcoming performance at http://entretenimiento.terra.com/musica/terra-live-music
Created in 1999, Terra is one of the largest digital media companies in the world, reaching a monthly audience of 100 million people interested in entertainment, lifestyle, sports and news content. Terra's content is offered in English, Spanish and/or Portuguese in 19 countries across the United States, Latin America and Europe, through multiple screens and devices - including PCs, tablets, smart phones, connected TVs and DOOH screens.
In addition to breaking news on its portals and its premium products and services, Terra is recognized for its excellence in live broadcasts of major sports and entertainment events - from live shows with artists like Paul McCartney, U2, Alejandro Sanz and Kings of Leon, to the Olympic Games, which were transmitted live, in up to 36 simultaneous channels throughout Latin America in 2012. Headquartered in Brazil, Terra has offices in the United States, Latin America and Spain.
The charismatic Venezuelan singer/songwriter Rigu discovered his musical talent at a very early age. He felt very attracted to music wherever he was, and was always looking to make it part of his life. The self-taught musician has performed successfully in Venezuelan groups since he was six years old. Through the years, Rigu has shown its versatility as an artist being part of several groups with different music style from merengue, salsa, pop to even folk. Rigu decided to go solo in order to write and produce his debut album ENTRE VENAS. When he was signed to a record label, he decided to bring his music to the United States, leaving Venezuela behind to fulfill his dream. The songwriter is part of Warner Music Latina and managed by Doble A Records.