Gilberto Santa Rosa has joined forces with HBO Latino to rejoice 40 years in music with the premiere of his particular 40…Y Contando, chronicling the final live performance he carried out in Puerto Rico.
Gilberto Santa Rosa: 40… Y Contando will premiere Friday at eight p.m. ET throughout all of the channel’s platforms, together with HBO GO, HBO NOW and free On Demand channels.
“I’m extraordinarily honored with this invitation,” Gilberto Santa Rosa tells Billboard. “When I began my profession it was in an orchestra, I spent 10 years with them and the opposite 30 years as soloist.”
During all these years, El Caballero de la Salsa says he has not completed studying, however probably the most factor he has loved is having collaborated with lots of his idols.
The live performance, taped stay on the Coliseo José Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico, just a few months after Hurricane Maria, will function lots of his best hits, resembling “Conciencia,” “Que Alguien Me Diga” and “Déjate Querer,” in addition to many musical visitors, together with Luis Enrique, Victor Manuelle, Vico C, Tito Nieves and Pirulo Y La Tribu, amongst others.
In addition to the live performance, HBO Latino may also air a 15-minute particular throughout which Santa Rosa shares the best moments of his profession from the most important salsa landmark in New York City, the Copacabana.
Gilberto Santa Rosa’s HBO Latino particular may also rejoice Hispanic Heritage Month, which begins Friday. “The neatest thing about being Latino is that we’ve got the flexibility to attach with varied cultures and interpret artwork extra simply,” mentioned Santa Rosa.