MIAMI, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra, a global digital media company and content producer with a presence in 19 countries, and American Family Insurance are pleased to announce the search for the next Latino Music Star in the "Persigue tu Sueno" ("Follow Your Dream") contest. Fans can vote on terra.com to select the winner who will perform in "Terra Live Music in Studio" next month.
Talented unsigned artists from seven cities including Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Milwaukee, Phoenix, Las Vegas and Tucson are competing to perform in a concert available online and via smartphones and tablets. And the winner(s) gets the chance to live out their dreams.
"We encourage Latinos to pursue their aspirations and we are proud to provide these remarkable performers an opportunity to follow their dreams and become the new Hispanic sensation," said Dwayne Maddox, Regional Media Manager of American Family Insurance. "We are excited to partner with Terra in this innovative initiative inspiring new generations to discover the power of dreams," he added.
To get to know them better, Terra's renowned VJ and "Terra Live Music" host, Mauricio Mendoza will interview the contestants during a special edition of the popular Terra show, Music City. Now through October users can vote for their favorite up-and coming Latino artist or band at www.terra.com/persigue-tu-sueno.
"This is an amazing opportunity for up and coming Latino artists to gain exposure in key markets and to live out their dreams," said Liz Sarachek Blacker, Chief Revenue Officer of Terra in the United States. "We are excited to work with American Family Insurance celebrating culture and music for another year," added Sarachek Blacker.
Visit www.terra.com/persigue-tu-sueno/ and vote for the next Latino Music star and Terra Live Music in Studio artist!
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.