Date(s) - 22/11/2014
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sams Town Live!
Cuban reggaeton group Gente de Zona will perform on Saturday, November 22 at Sam’s Town Live! inside Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall.
Founded by Alejandro Delgado in 2000, the group combines rhythm with forms of Cuban music for a youthful, reggae-tinged sound. Best known for their popular track “El Animal,” Gente de Zona has recorded with huge stars such as Enrique Iglesias and were nominated in 2014 for a Latin Grammy Award. The show is restricted to guests 18 and older.
Doors open at 10 p.m. with the performance starting shortly after. General Admission tickets are available for $50 plus taxes and convenience fees and can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming Box Office, by calling 702-284-7777 or visiting www.samstownlv.com. VIP tables can be reserved by calling 702-862-0485.
About Gente de Zona
Gente de Zona or Gente D’ Zona (slang term for “people from the/of the neighborhood”) is a Cuban reggaeton (cubaton) group founded by Alexander Delgado in 2000. The group combines this rhythm with more traditional forms of Cuban music in order to attract the youngsters.
Gente de Zona on stage can establish close communication with large numbers of young people and the general public to follow their presentations because of their stage performance and quality at work growing daily the number of people who use it. No doubt they have become one of the most prominent groups, exponents of reggaeton in Cuba, convinced that here to stay and that’s what it sounds better now. His fame was evident with the album now sounds better than I vol II, with songs like “I like the artists” and “Animals”, which came to lead the charts not only in Cuba but also in places like Miami where are the undisputed number one Antillean reggaeton and in much of Europe, a continent that perform at least two annual tours. In March 2013 Gente D’ Zona announced the separation of Alexander and Jacob Forever. Alexander follows with Gente D’Zona name alongside Randy, a former singer and Charanga habanera, Jacob continues his solo career with Nando Pro and Dani, a former member of the group (DpuntoD).
2014 holds for him a year of outstanding success at Gente D’Zone, after recording with Enrique Iglesias theme Descemer Bueno “Bailando” was catapulted into the international arena and are in first place in the international hits. “bailando” People gave Gente D’ Zona possible to break through, especially in the U.S. market, where it is so difficult to get the music of Cuban artists living in Cuba. Right now (June 2014) is located at number one in the Top Latin Songs. He has also been successful in Europe. Participated in the ceremony of the Billboard Awards to interpret the song, and it was a real shock. Thereby leaving the door open for many Cuban artists.