Following the great success of her recent presentations in San Antonio and El Paso, Texas, the Reggeton Diva Ivy Queen is heading East again to continue her tour. Ivy Queen, who has been designated as Puerto Rico Youth God Mother of the National Puerto Rican Day Parade will be part of the official events around the Parade including “Baile del Pueblo” and the Parade Musical Festival.
The day of the Parade (June 13th) the artist whose recent album “Diva Platinum Edition” continues on the top of the Billboard’s Tropical Album Charts, will be atop the mun2 television’s popular show The Roof float, where she will join The Roof’s hosts Frankie Needles and Melanie Byron, The Roof Dancers as well as reggeton group Trivales and Maripily, host of the popular reggeton show JAMZ.
During mid June, Ivy Queen is set up to travel to South America where she will have presentations in Ecuador and Colombia.
June 4 – Jimmy Carter Ballroom, Atlanta
June 11- “Baile del Pueblo” (Official National Puerto Rican Day Parade Dance), New York
June 12- National Puerto Rican Day Parade Musical Festival, Brooklyn, New York
June 13- National Puerto Rican Day Parade (The Roof Float), performing at the NBC Stage, New York
June 18- Guayaquil, Ecuador
June 19- Quito, Ecuador
June 24- Bucaramanga, Colombia
June 25- Cartagena, Colombia
June 26- Cali, Colombia
Buy Ivy Queen’s recordings: Flashback, Diva Platinum Edition, Real, Flashback [Deluxe CD/DVD Combo], Original Rude Girl , Sentimiento, Best of Ivy Queen, En Mi Imperio, and the compilation where she is featured: Hip-Hop Reggaeton ’05
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.