Sebastian is no stranger to the big stage of a fan-voted pop extravaganza. He won the inaugural edition of Australian Idol back in 2003, and he has gone on to a hugely successful recording career in his homeland.
The showcase promises to demonstrate that while women in Latin Alternative and indie pop en español might hit a cement ceiling when it comes to real commercial success, their presence continues to be strong.
Berklee will host a Women’s Empower Symposium at the music college’s campus in Valencia, Spain on March 27. The event, spearheaded by a group of Master’s students at the school, is designed to present female industry role models to young women starting their careers in an industry dominated by men on the executive level.