Apr 17, 2017
Alejandro Fernández to Perform at T-Mobile Arena Friday, September 15
Tickets for Special Mexican Independence Day Performance on Sale Friday, April 21 at 10 a.m. PST
LAS VEGAS (April 17, 2017) – In celebration of Mexican Independence Day, Latin music legend Alejandro Fernández will perform at T-Mobile Arena Friday, Sept. 15 at 9 p.m., marking his first ever appearance at the venue.
Tickets, ranging in price from $49 to $225, not including applicable service charges, go on sale to the public Friday, April 21 at 10 a.m. PST at www.axs.com. M life Rewards members and Live Nation customers will receive access to a pre-sale running Wednesday, April 19 at 10 a.m. PST through Thursday, April 20 at 10 p.m. PST. To join the program or for more information, visit mlife.com.
Fernández is a world-class artist and representative of traditional and modern Mexican music. He first pursued a solo music career after the success of recording the hit song, “Amor de los dos,” with his father, Don Vicente. In 1992, his self-titled album was a huge success and broke record sales for the Ranchero genre. He surprised audiences with a fresh approach to traditional Mexican music, introducing the genre to many countries and people regardless of class or age, and has continued to maintain a connection with youth with more than 14 million social media followers.
Throughout his career Fernández has released 16 studio album and six live albums, selling over 30 million albums around the world. He has received two Latin Grammys, three Latin Billboards and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, among other notable honors.
He has conquered international markets with notable collaborations with figures such as Vicente Fernandez, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Julio Iglesias, Gloria Estefan, Beyonce, Nelly Furtado, Christina Aguilera, Juan Gabriel, and Marc Anthony, among others.
His “Confidencias World Tour” visited more than 15 countries over three years and was seen by more than three million fans.
In celebration of his 25th anniversary as an artist, he launched his new album, “Rompiendo Fronteras,” in which his versatility as an artist is demonstrated in the rhythms and genres that can be heard in this material. This album went to #1 on the Billboard charts and received Gold and Platinum Discs in several countries days after the release.
Fernández has broken sales and radio records in his pop projects, the genre in which he has established himself with a unique style that has evolved with him through the years. He has all the international awards that an artist can dream of, making him one of the most important representatives of Latin America.
About Live Nation Las Vegas:
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About T-Mobile Arena:
T-Mobile Arena, the new 20,000-seat venue located on the Las Vegas Strip between New York-New York and Monte Carlo, opened April 6, 2016. The arena will host more than 100 events annually including major headline entertainment, awards shows, UFC, boxing, basketball and other sporting events, family shows and special events. T-Mobile Arena will welcome a National Hockey League expansion team in the fall of 2017 – Las Vegas’ first professional sports team. The city’s newest landmark features 50 luxury suites, more than two dozen private loge boxes, complete broadcast facilities, and other specially designed exclusive hospitality offerings and fan amenities destined to create a guest experience second to none. Toshiba Plaza, an adjacent two-acre outdoor entertainment space, features performance stages, a variety of video screens and other interactive content and display areas. Industry-leading architect Populous designed T-Mobile Arena to meet the U.S. Green Building Council’s standards for LEED® Gold Certification. T-Mobile Arena is a privately funded joint venture between AEG and MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information, visit the T-Mobile Arena website at www.t-mobilearena.com.