July 2, 2018
MUSIC SUPERSTAR OZUNA ANNOUNCES 30-CITY “AURA USA TOUR 2018”
The highly anticipated tour featuring a brand new production coming to Rupp Arena December 16th
Tickets On Sale on Friday, July 6th
Miami, FL (June 18, 2018) - Elite Media & Marketing (EMM), one of the world’s leading concert producers announces the “AURA USA TOUR 2018” by Latin music phenomenon Ozuna. The tour starts on September 7 and will reach 30 cities in the United States with more cities to be announced in the future. Ozuna, the most popular music artist in the world will tour the USA with a brand new concert production. Topping his highly acclaimed sold-out Odisea Tour and jam-packed with state of the art LED screens, sound, lights and pyrotechnics, the production will surely surpass all expectations. His music repertoire features more than 2 dozen Billboard charting songs, from the timeless classics to the powerful collaborations with top artists from around the world that have catapulted the Puerto Rican singer to global stardom. Follow Ozuna on social media and go towww.AuraUSAtour.com or https://www.facebook.com/AuraWorldTour/ for more information.
Embrace the music, feel the rhythm, join the collective feeling and allow yourself to be completely surrounded by Ozuna’s AURA!
Date City Venue
Friday, Sep. 7 Atlanta, GA Infinite Energy Center
Saturday, Sep. 8 Miami, FL American Airlines Arena
Thursday, Sep. 20 Orlando, FL Amway Center
Saturday, Sep. 22, NY, NY Madison Square Garden
Sunday, Sep. 23 Reading, PA Santander Arena
Friday, Sept. 28 Washington, DC Eagle Bank Arena
Saturday, Sep. 29 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
Sunday, Sep. 30 Boston, MA Agganis Arena
Friday, Oct. 5 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena
Saturday, Oct. 6 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
Sunday, Oct. 7 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
Friday, Oct. 19 Tulsa, OK BOK Center
Saturday, Oct. 20 Nashville, TN Tennessee State Fair
Thursday, Oct. 25 El Paso, TX El Paso Coliseum
Friday, Oct. 26, San Antonio, TX Freeman Coliseum
Saturday, Oct. 27 McAllen, TX State Farm Arena
Thursday, Nov. 1 Seattle, WA WaMu Theater
Friday, Nov. 2, Los Angeles, CA The Forum
Sunday, Nov. 4, Fresno, CA Save Mart Center
Saturday, Nov. 10 Laredo, TX Laredo Energy Arena
Friday, Nov. 16 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Event Center
Saturday, Nov. 17 Phoenix, AZ Comerica Theatre
Wednesday, Nov. 21 Fort Lauderdale, FL BB&T Center
Saturday, Nov. 24 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
Sunday, Nov. 25 San Diego, CA Valley View Casino Center
Saturday, Dec. 1 Odessa, TX The Hacienda Event Center
Sunday, Dec. 2, San Jose, CA SAP Center
Friday, Dec. 14 Atlantic City, NJ The Etess Arena at Hard Rock Live
Saturday, Dec. 15 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum
Sunday, Dec. 16 Lexington, KY Rupp Arena
WHAT THE MEDIA SAYS ABOUT OZUNA - THE MOST POPULAR LATIN MUSIC ARTIST IN THE WORLD
“Biggest crossover single. Ozuna is prepared to takes on 2018 strong”
“One of the most exciting and dominating singers in Latin Music”
The New York Times
“On the brink of global superstardom”
“There’s no denying reggaeton superstar Ozuna’s steady rise to the top”
“Urban Latin singing phenomenon”
The Morning Call
“Responsible for re-injecting… romance into reggaeton”
¨The shining star of reggaeton!”
“The most popular artist in the world, in any language¨
“Ozuna has grown beyond the reggaeton scene of Puerto Rico to become one of the most dominant singers in Latin music”
“Fans of all ages have fallen in love with Ozuna”
“Ozuna is like a beautiful, perfect storm. He’s fundamentally a great musician, a great artist, he’s a great entertainer, he’s incredibly charismatic, and he’s born in an era that understands this platform immensely.”
Lyor Cohen, Global Head of Music at YouTube
OZUNA BREAKING RECORDS ON THE CHARTS
Ozuna is the most popular artist in the world!
Ozuna has landed the #1 slot on the weekly YouTube Global Top Artists chart 20 times. His current reign atop the chart has lasted 6 consecutive weeks. Ozuna is also the most viewed artists in 2018 on the platform with over 5 billion views. Since the launch of the YouTube Top Artists charts by country, Ozuna has been the only artist at the top position on every weekly YouTube Top Artist charts in Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Peru. Globally, he has accumulated 16.1 million subscribers on his channel, adding up to 65,000 new subscribers per day.
"Odisea" is the most successful debut album in history - Ozuna’s maiden album "Odisea"opened at #1 on the Billboard Latin Albums chart and remained atop the list since its launch for 32 consecutive weeks becoming the most successful maiden album ever in Latin music. It is also the top album by a male artist in the history of the charts.
Winner - Billboard Latin Music Awards 2018
Artist of the Year
Winner - Billboard Music Awards
Latin Artist of the year
Top Latin Album of the year
Record-breaking 13 simultaneously charting songs!
Ozuna is also the only artist ever to chart 13 songs simultaneously on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart, surpassing the posthumous records of Juan Gabriel (10) and Joan Sebastian (9).
Ozuna - the philanthroper
Ozuna's mission is to use music in ways to help underprivileged children. For this purpose, he created a nonprofit group calledOdisea Children, supporting children and youth have access to education, play sports, develop their talents and achieve a better future.
Odisea Word Tour
Produced by Elite Media & Marketing, the sold-out tour was named by Pollstar among the Top 20 concert tours worldwide.
More about Ozuna
Jan Carlos Ozuna was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, son of a Dominican father and a Puerto Rican mother. He writes positive and stimulating songs to encourage his fans to achieve their dreams. At an early age, he developed a great passion for the urban music genre and since age 12 began to write songs, creating his music independently. Being a millennial, Ozuna started to publish songs on YouTube. In 2015, "Si Tu Marido No Te Quiere" and "No Quiere Enamorarse" became viral hits with more than 150 million views on YouTube. Requested by their fans, the songs also begun playing on radio in Latin America, Puerto Rico and the United States. In March 2016, he released a remix of "No Quiere Enamorarse" with urban superstar Daddy Yankee, it immediately generated millions of views on YouTube. His success also reached the Billboard charts, his collaboration on “la Occasion” became the first ever Latin trap song charting. During the span of his short career, the young singer-songwriter has already collaborated with several artists of the urban genre, including the main stars as well as the leaders of the new generation. In that same year, he began to sing in massive concerts and has become an idol among the millennial generation. Ozuna closed 2016 with more than 250 sold-out concerts in North America, Europe, Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean. In the summer of 2017 he embarked on his first official tour, the “Odisea World Tour” reaching 25 cities in the United States and several countries in Europe. Considered a social media phenomenon, Ozuna has accumulated more than than 16.1 million subscribers on YouTube and about 11 million followers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Ozuna is the only urban music independent artist that has placed five songs simultaneously on the Apple Music Top Ten. After the smashing success as an independent artist, Ozuna drew the attention of the international music industry. In 2017, his independent record label VP Entertainment/Dímelo Vi signed a distribution contract with Sony Music Latin. Their first project together is the release of Ozuna’s first album entitled “Odisea”. In June of the same year, Ozuna received the Best New artist Award (Artista revelacion) at Univision Network’s Premios Juventud, validating that he is the musical phenomenon of the new generation and an iconic star that appeals to audiences of all ages. Ozuna’s mission is to make music as a way to help underprivileged children. For this purpose, he created a nonprofit organization called Odisea Children, which aims to help children and youth to have access to adequate infrastructure and facilities for education, practice spots, develop their talents and achieve a better future.
Elite Media & Marketing (EMM) is one of the leading Latin music concert producers in the world. With headquarters in Miami, FL; the company produces yearly hundreds of high profile music events with top Latin music artists.
EMM produces events in the US and Mexico’s top arenas such as Madison Square Garden in New york City, American Airlines Arena in Miami, Amway Center in Orlando, Allstate Arena in Chicago, The Forum in Los Angeles, Arena Mexico and Arena Monterrey; among many others.
Understanding the coveted millennial consumer group, EMM excels at producing highly successful entertainment events that bring together musical acts and brands to loyal millennial consumers. EMM also deploys traditional public relations and marketing campaigns for corporate brands; securing earned media, traditional media ads, out of home campaigns and more.