MIAMI, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music Entertainment, a global recorded Music Company, and Terra, a global digital media company and content producer with a presence in 19 countries, announce "Terra Live Music in Concert" with Prince Royce "Soy El Mismo", the interactive bilingual music experience of the year, tomorrow December 4, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET on Terra.com.
This "Terra Live Music in Concert" event, presented by Pepsi, Samsung, Sprint and Toyota Corolla, is the latest in Terra's successful 360-degree music program and includes live streaming and Video on Demand. This highly anticipated concert will be live streamed globally in HD across multiple platforms. This marks Prince Royce's first ever live stream, an artist who has become one of the biggest breakthrough artists that the Latin music industry has seen in many years.
"Sony Music is proud of the impact Prince Royce has made in a short time. We are pleased to work with Terra for his first live streamed concert across the U.S. and Latin America," said Nir Seroussi, Managing Director of Sony Music US Latin.
"Our last 2013 "Terra Live Music in Concert" is sure to end on a high note with Prince Royce. His audience is well connected across platforms and very socially active, so this program and concert is sure to be one of the social events of the year!", said Liz Sarachek Blacker, Chief Revenue Officer of Terra in the United States. "Once again, Terra is proud to offer an interactive, multi-platform initiative to our partners and clients to effectively engage with the Hispanic audience using music, mobile, digital, video, social media and PR," said Sarachek Blacker.
The singer-songwriter born and raised in the Bronx, NY will perform live in Miami. The concert will be available for streaming online and on mobile devices and tablets in 19 countries worldwide including the U.S. and Latin America. Viewers will be encouraged to interact with each other across all platforms via social media using the hashtags #TerraLiveMusic, #PrinceRoyce and #SoyElMismo.
The Latin music idol who has sold out shows at Radio City Music Hall in New York, the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles and the Movistar Arena in Chile, among others, will perform songs from his latest album "Soy El Mismo," which debuted at #1 in the US and Puerto Rico on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart. With the album's first single "Darte Un Beso" Royce quickly reached #1 on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart and has so far held that #1 spot for 9 weeks. He recently garnered his first American Music Award nomination for Favorite Latin 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, Prince Royce 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.
About Prince Royce
Prince Royce is the biggest breakthrough artist the Latin music industry has seen in many years. His self-titled debut album has been certified 3x Platinum in the US and Puerto Rico, and 4x Platinum in Chile and his most recent album "Soy El Mismo" debuted at #1 earlier this year. The twenty-four year old has recorded hit songs with superstars Mana, Daddy Yankee, Selena Gomez and Thalia, toured the US with Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull, as well as with his own 30 city US tour which included sold-out shows at Radio City Music Hall and the NOKIA Theatre LA LIVE. Royce is a three time Latin Grammy nominee and has won 16 Latin Billboard Awards, 13 Premio Lo Nuestro and 17 Premios Juventud. At the age of twenty-two, he garnered the Composer of the Year Award at the 2012 Latin Billboard Awards, becoming the youngest person in the history of the awards to receive the honor. Earlier this year, the artist signed a major recording contract with Sony Music Entertainment with plans to release Spanish-language albums through Sony Music Latin as well as English-language albums via RCA Records.
About Sony Music US Latin:
Sony Music US Latin, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment, is the leading Latin music company overseeing the U.S. and Puerto Rico and home to the most prolific artists in the Latin genre.
About Sony Music Entertainment:
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a current roster that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars. The company boasts a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. It is home to premier record labels representing music from every genre, including Arista Nashville, Beach Street, Bystorm Entertainment, Columbia Nashville, Columbia Records, Day 1, Descendant Records, Epic Records, Essential Records, Essential Worship, Fo Yo Soul Recordings, Kemosabe Records, Legacy Recordings, MASTERWORKS, Polo Grounds, RCA Inspiration, RCA Nashville, RCA Records, Reunion Records, Sony Classical, Sony Music Latin, Star Time International, Syco Music, Vested in Culture and Volcano. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.