On this year’s Main Stage ‘The Voice’ sensation Lucy Calcines will be interpreting the anthems of the Great Latin Divas - Selena, Celia Cruz, Gloria Estefan, J-Lo and La India - with the phenomenal voice that earned her the show’s most viewed audition ever. Other highlights include Alvarez Funk’s high-energy Afro-Cuban extravaganza, a tribute to the folk music of the Andes with Lokandes and MEXICAN POP STAR ADRIAN GARCIA. The Candela Sound System and Reggaeton Explosion sets present the very best homegrown urban Latin talent. Last but not least, The Biggest Dance Extravaganza - A parade of up to 300 dancers and drummers, their colourful costumes and diverse sounds pulsating through the festival – will deliver a guaranteed feast for the senses!
Made in Rio, shipped to London: Nonô’s urban beach style and fresh pop mixes vibrant Brazilian rhythms with catchy lyrics and melodies. It’s impossible not to smile. Chosen by NME in their 2022 "100" and labelled “the UK’s freshest talent” by Notion, Nonô has received over 30 Radio 1 plays with support from the likes of Danny Howard, Party Anthems and Jack Saunders, who announced her as “the future of pop”. With over 130 million streams, the Brazilian has featured on renowned Spotify playlists “The Dance List” and “New Dance Revolution.” Nonô’s vibrant music and style resonates with listeners of all ages. As NME puts it, she’s a "rising talent ready to become your new favourite artist.” The Brazilian heat comes to West London this summer!
Joining the Reggaeton Explosion set will be CARO - a multitalented singer/songwriter who recently collaborated with J Balvin on his new album and has also written singles for Yendry, PtaZeta and Lola Indigo.
Now pursuing her solo career, she is working with producers like Richi Lopez (Bad Bunny/ Tainy), Diztortion (Sean Paul/ Becky G), Supa Dups (Drake/ Elena Rose) and Mike & Gio (Prince Royce/ Gente De Zona). She is the REAL DEAL so prepare for something special!
meet the presenters...
Former candidate on the BBC business show The Apprentice UK, Jemelin Artigas has since become the UK’s biggest Latin Influencer, as well as entrepreneur, model, presenter and award winning motivational speaker. She has also proved to be an amazing host on our stages. She is an inspiration to many Latinas in the UK, resulting in a massive social media presence. With a book on the way Jemelin is determined to not only be the example of someone coming from nothing be a success but also to inspire others sharing her journey and how she did it.
Cariana, a London-bred Colombian-Portuguese journalist, social entrepreneur, vlogger, model and presenter, is one of London’s most popular Latin personalities. Since being discovered by LatinoLife, she has since produced editorial for Reggaeton.co.uk, interviewed the biggest reggaetón stars, and has done a great job hosting LatinoLife in the Park, The Viva Fiesta stage at Lambeth Country Show and presenting our monthly showcases.
London’s favourite surrogate Latino, award-winning choreographer Richard Marcel is one of the UK's most unique innovators of dance and movement for TV, film, commercials and theatre. He was stage director for Come Dancing for 10 years and resident choreographer for Strictly. He has been part of the UK salsa scene for over 2 decades, teaching, performing and as the UK’s top Salsa choreographer and has worked with superstars such as Madonna, George Michael, Kylie, Diana Ross, Tom Jones and the legendary Liza Minelli.
London’s most charismatic Chilean, Luciano Santana Pinto, was one of the founding members of Rumba FM, the UK's pioneering Latino pirate station promoting London’s future sound of reggaetón. He later launched Luciano into the world of social media; his platform @latinoshaderoom is the UK's most popular Latino social media channel and has positioned Luciano as one of the most influential young Latinos in Britain. Luch is now A&R manager of Candela Records, always on the scout for new talent, and will be presenting the Candela Sound System on the Main Stage
DJs ON the DECKS....
Jovy, Saul Maya, Flecha, Cano, Luigi
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