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David Bisbal vs. Luis Fonsi: Battle Of Leading Men at Billboard Latin Music Concert

David Bisbal and Luis Fonsi
Bisbal: GV Cruz/ WireImage, Fonsi: Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images

The Billboard Latin Music Conference’s 25th anniversary concert, which is open to attendees, will bring together two of Latin pop’s leading men: David Bisbal and Luis Fonsi. The two stars will co-headline a performance at the LIV Nightclub at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami tonight (April 23, 2014). Here’s how these two artists match up.

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DAVID BISBALVS.LUIS FONSI
34age36
Almeria, Andalusia, SpainbirthplaceSan Juan, Puerto Rico
June 5, 1979birthdateApril 15, 1978
@davidbisbal: 6.3 millionTwitter followers@luisfonsi: 6.1 million
Juan Luis Guerra, Beck, Manáearly influencesPhil Collins, Journey, Chicago
Performance on TV’s "Operacion Triunfo" led to his first album.big breakExecutive signed him right after college.
"Tu y Yo"current album"8"
"Una Noche en el Teatro Real (Acustico)"career highlightStudying classical music
Michael Jacksonmusical heroStevie Wonder
Michael Bublé, La Santa Ceciliaartists on his playlist nowOtis Redding,Boyz II Men
OngoingtourJune/July
“We’re like brothers.”on knowing each other“We’re really good friends.”
“Music does not die regardless of highs or lows.”on the music industry“Preparation is everything.”