Cristian Castro Announces U.S. Tour Dates
Cristian Castro Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Mexican star Cristian Castro, whose album "Viva El Príncipe" has been one of the year's biggest success stories, will launch the first leg of his U.S. tour, beginning July 28 at V Live in Chicago.

Castro's "Viva El Príncipe" tour will span nine cities before continuing to Latin America for an additional 112 shows in 12 countries, the singer announced during a press conference at Los Angeles' Greek Theater on June 2.

"Viva El Príncipe" spent seven weeks at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Latin Albums chart and has remained among the top 10 most-sold albums on the chart since its release last December. The album features Castro's rendition of songs popularized by Mexican icon José José, who performed alongside Castro during the Billboard Latin Music Awards.

Here are Castro's U.S. Tour Dates:

July 28: Chicago (V Live)
July 30: McAllen, Texas (Pharr Entertainment Center)
July 31: Houston (Arena Theater)
Aug. 5: Los Angeles (The Greek Theatre)
Aug. 6: San Jose, Calif. (San Jose Civic)
Aug. 7: San Diego (Copley Symphony Hall)
Aug. 12: Orlando, Fla. (House of Blues)
Aug. 13: Miami (The Fillmore at Jackie Gleason Theater)
Aug. 19: San Juan, Puerto Rico (Centro de Bellas Artes Luis A. Ferre)