JUANES RELEASES HIS HIGHLY ANTICIPATED NEW ALBUM “LOCO DE AMOR” WORLDWIDE TOMORROW, MARCH 11Th
– DEBUTING AS THE FIRST LATIN AMERICAN ARTIST TO PERFORM ON “THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON”
– The Day After The Global Release, The Colombian Superstar Will Give His First LIVE Performance In A Worldwide Digitally Streamed Concert through“Terra Live Music In Concert”
– With Lyrics & Music Written By Juanes, “Loco de Amor” Is The First Spanish Language Album Produced By Steve Lillywhite (U2, Killers, The Rolling Stones & More)
– A few hours after announcing the pre-oder in iTunes “Loco de Amor” reached the #1 position in sales in Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, México, Panamá, Perú, Paraguay, Venezuela and the United States
JUANES debuts tomorrow his long-awaited new album “Loco de Amor”, Steve Lillywhite’s first Spanish language project, in collaboration with Emmanuel “Meme” del Real (Café Tacvba), Abe Laboriel on the drums (Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney), Brian Ray on the guitar (Paul McCartney), the great percussionist Richard Bravo, bringing the Latin flavor, and Fernando Tobon with the guitar and the Colombian tiple.
The results of this highly talented collaboration and the creativity of JUANES as a composer and music arranger are reflected in the eleven songs that make up this album “Loco de Amor”.
“…without a doubt his best work” – Antonio Casale – Colombia
“… Great album… my respects” – Sebastian Krys – Latin Grammy winner Producer
“What a great album Loco de Amor… it has it all!” – Bebe Contemponi, Argentinian rock critic
“…Juanes came back” – Arturo Velasco – Televisa
“Loco de Amor” accomplishes a fresh and different sound, because it was recorded by only using acoustic guitars, without using electric guitars. With songs like “Mil Pedazos” and “Una Flor”, the album describes the different faces of love.
“I believe that love is the most powerful energy in this life. I wanted to express songs that like a light ray through a prism, makes us witness the different forms of love” – Juanes
The first single “La Luz’, a propulsive fusion of Colombian Cumbia, EDM, and Latin Alt. Rock. has already received the most global airplay of any JUANES track in the last six years, “La Luz” has reached #1 in 15 countries, including Colombia, Mexico, Argentina, the U.S. & more.
Juanes will perform his new hit single “La Luz” (The Light) on March 11th – The release day of his new album “Loco De Amor” (Crazy For Love) on “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon”. This marks Juanes’ Fifth Appearance on “The Tonight Show” – More than any other Spanish language performer.
The Colombian superstar will give the first LIVE performance of his newest songs in a worldwide digitally streamed concert in 19 countries taking place the day after the album’s release as part of the “Terra Live Music in Concert” series – Wednesday, March 12th (10pm ET) at www.terra.com/juanes.
The release of “Loco de Amor” marks the beginning of an extensive International tour around the U.S, Spain and Latin America.