MARC ANTHONY ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE DEAL WITH YOUTUBE SENSATION LUIS FIGUEROA
LAUNCHING THE SOLO ARTIST VIA A LIVE NATIONAL TELEVISION PERFORMANCE AT PREMIOS JUVENTUD OF HIS VERSION OF “FLOR PALIDA”
FIGUEROA’S “FLOR PALIDA” IS AVAILABLE NOW ON ALL DIGITAL MUSIC PLATFORMS
MIAMI, FL July 14, 2016 – Magnus Media, the entertainment company founded by global music artist Marc Anthony, announced today the exclusive representation of YouTube sensation Luis Figueroa.
The Berklee College of Music alumnus took Univision’s Premios Juventud by storm when Marc and eighteen-time Grammy and Latin Grammy producer Sergio George joined Figueroa for his first live performance ever at an awards ceremony with his interpretation of “Flor Palida”.
Figueroa’s new version of “Flor Palida” is available on all digital platforms now and is the first recording released independently on the Magnus label.
The 26 year old rising star also took home his first Juventud Award in the “From Cover to Cover” (Favorite Hispanic Youtube Cover Artist) category for his interpretation of “Flor Palida.”
Marc learned of Luis’ videos on YouTube and was blown away by his talent. He immediately tracked him down and reached out to congratulate him and expressed his interest in mentoring the young artist.
In a short period of time, LUIS FIGUEROA has created a worldwide online presence, which includes over 3.2 million views and 38,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel.
LUIS FIGUEROA has been a contestant on Star Search, American Idol and has also been featured on “That Grape Juice,” “Next 2 Shine,” “This is RnB,” and “True Exclusives.”
About Magnus Media
Founded by international music icon Marc Anthony in April 2015, MAGNUS Media includes operating divisions handling artist management, music publishing, digital and video content creation, television production, a music label, a sports division, and an entertainment-centric marketing practice focused on leveraging the power of top Latino content creators worldwide. Since last year, MAGNUS has been assembling a roster of artists and athletes that include Latin music superstars Marc Anthony and Alejandro Sanz, rising urban music stars Gente de Zona, Chino y Nacho, award winning producer Sergio George, radio personality Enrique Santos, and New York Yankees pitcher Aroldis Chapman among others.