From his Latest Album “LOCO DE AMOR” That Surged To #1 on iTunes® Sales In COLOMBIA, CHILE, ECUADOR, GUATEMALA, PANAMA, PERU, MEXICO, VENEZUELA And iTunes’ U.S. LATIN POP Chart Within Hours Of Becoming Available As A Pre-Order
-Lyrics & Music Written By Juanes, In Collaboration With The Highly Talented Emmanuel “Meme” Del Real From Café Tacvba
After having received the most global airplay of any Juanes track in the last six years with LA LUZ and reached #1 in 15 countries, the Colombian Superstar presents his new single MIL PEDAZOS.
Written by Juanes himself, in collaboration with Emmanuel “Meme” del Real (Cafe Tacvba) MIL PEDAZOS is an explosive song that showcases the amazing attributes of Juanes as a musician and composer.
“The Colombian singer showcases his AH-Mazing guitar skillz along with his incredible voice for this song! …you’ll probably find yourself falling in love with him!” – Perez Hilton
“Under the radio-friendly hooks and major chord progressions, there is Juanes’ powerful voice reaching new corners. And, a careful listen to popular rock producer Steve Lillywhite’s mix reveals surprising layers. Keyboard flourishes familiar to Latin dance floors, such as on the opening track ‘Mil Pedazos’ manage to sound fresh when combined with the album’s driving percussion and Juanes’ passionate vocals. …likely to pull in listeners just discovering one of Latin America’s biggest stars.” –Associated Press
MIL PEDAZOS is an urban-rock song, whose lyrics talk about the deep pain of a love that’s over, and reflects one of the many faces of love described in Juanes’ new album LOCO DE AMOR, available in all formats.
“The album is extraordinary, Juanes reinvented himself … When he showed me what was coming out of the oven I said, ‘Boy, this is going to be a killer. It sounds wonderful. ‘” – Miguel Bose
–“The album will be a success. Celebrate it and enjoy it.”- Juan Luis Guerra
MIL PEDAZOS is the second single of his highly anticipated album LOCO DE AMOR, produced by Steve Lillywhitte, 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.
With six solo albums to his credit and multi-platinum sales of over 15 million copies, Juanes is the world’s leading all-Spanish language rock artist –both a 2-time GRAMMY and 19-time LATIN GRAMMY winner with eight #1 singles on Billboard’s “Hot Latin Songs” chart. Hailed as “the first truly international rock star to emerge from Latin America” (AP) and “a soulful poet…Latin America’s hottest singer-songwriter (NY Times), Juanes is also frequently recognized as one of the Spanish-speaking world’s leading social media voices with an online following of over 16 million fans.