Mar 31, 2015

Ricky Martin Coming to DPAC on October 21

Rare Intimate Theater Concert with International Music Superstar

GRAMMY® Award-winner and music superstar, Ricky Martin, announced additional dates for the upcoming North American leg of his ONE WORLD TOUR in support of his brand new album, A Quien Quiera Escuchar, out now. The tour, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will now take the acclaimed entertainer to 24 cities throughout the U.S. and Canada starting on Sept. 15 in Las Vegas, Nev. with shows already lined up in New York City, Los Angeles, Toronto, Washington D.C., Chicago, Miami and new dates added in Tucson, Montreal, Durham and Hidalgo.  

Ricky Martin will play the Durham Performing Arts Center on October 21. 

Tickets go on sale April 11 at www.livenation.com, via the Live Nation app, at the DPAC Durham box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone 800-745-3000.

Ricky also recently debuted his brand new single, "Mr. Put It Down" featuring Pitbull. The song is the first release from his forthcoming English language album due out Fall 2015.

The multi-platinum award winning artist’s highly-anticipated 10th studio album, A Quien Quiera Escuchar, available in all distribution formats, and in two versions – original and deluxe – is possibly the most personal and intimate to have been released by the acclaimed singer, philanthropist, author, actor and businessman. The lead single, "Adios," has already amassed over 14 million views on Vevo since its release in October. Produced by Colombian composer, arranger, and pianist Julio Reyes Copello and recorded between Australia, Puerto Rico, Los Angeles and Mexico City, A Quien Quiera Escuchar showcases his vocal maturity and depth of artistry.

Ricky Martin has sold nearly 85 million albums worldwide including six Billboard #1 albums, launched several world-spanning tours selling out shows in nearly 60 countries and has won numerous accolades including six GRAMMY Awards, ten Billboard Music Awards and has earned worldwide recognition for his humanitarian work.