Enrique Iglesias to tour India this October
Posted on: 11:41 AM IST Sep 22, 2012
The global music sensation will perform in Pune on October 17, New Delhi (NCR) on October 19 and Bangalore on October 21.
Grammy Award-winning global pop phenomenon Enrique Iglesias will perform live in India this October. The chart-topping singer comes to India on a three-city tour, with a concert in Pune at Amanora Park Town, who are also partners on the event, on October 17, HUDA Grounds in Gurgaon on October 19 and Bangalore on October 21. The tour is produced by Only Much Louder, which also organizes acclaimed music festivals like Bacardi NH7 Weekender and Eristoff Invasion.With chart-topping hits like Hero, Bailamos, Escape, Rhythm Divine, Love To See You Cry, I Like It and Tonight (I'm Loving You), Enrique's fans in India are promised one special concert. The pop sensation has sold over 100 million records worldwide, has eleven multi-platinum albums and has an immense, 68 number-one rankings on the different Billboard charts to his credit. Over the years, Enrique has amassed thousands of fans in India, who have been waiting for the better part of the last decade to hear him live again. After a massive two-city tour in Bangalore and Mumbai in 2004, this time, the pop sensation hits Pune and New Delhi (NCR) for the first time, and will also revisit Bangalore. Enrique has long been focused on his fans in India, and collaborated with celebrated Bollywood vocalist Sunidhi Chauhan on a special remix and video for the track Heartbeat, which features on the Indian edition of his last album 'Euphoria'. The album, released in July 2010, is Enrique's ninth studio album, and features collaborations with some of the biggest names in music today, including Akon, Usher, Ludacris, Pitbull and Nicole Scherzinger. His songs have also featured on a number of films and TV shows including Bailamos on Wild Wild West, which launched him into global music stratosphere, and other shows like Scrubs, How I Met Your Mother and most recently, the hit music series Glee.On his October tour of India, Enrique Iglesias says, "It's been a long time since my last tour in India and I have been dying to come back and perform in front of one of the best and craziest crowds in the world! I'm excited about this visit and promise to give a great show and do my best so everyone has a great time
.. it's going to be awesome."Vijay Nair, CEO, Only Much Louder talks about the tour, "After having worked with Lady Gaga and David Guetta last year, we are looking forward to bringing Enrique back for his second tour in India which will be a full scale live production. We have been building concerts for varied audiences and I am sure pop music fans in India would be thrilled to watch him live. For many of his younger fans this would be the first time they get to see him live and we are excited about being a part of enabling that experience."Pre-sale of tickets on BookMyShow.com through Enrique Iglesias' Facebook page is available from the 22nd of September 2012. Regular sale of tickets through BookMyShow.com starts from the 24th of September 2012. Tickets are priced at Rs. 2,500 and Rs. 8,000. VIP tickets for the concerts are also available.