Vives later took to Twitter to share the special moment with Maná, “Thank you Maná for inviting me to sing with you guys last night.”
— Carlos Vives (@carlosvives) April 30, 2016
Vives couldn’t leave the stage without singing with Maná his vallenato “La Gota Fría.”
— Maná (@manaoficial) April 30, 2016
Maná, winner of four Billboard Latin Music Awards including Latin Pop Song and Top Latin Album, will be performing at the White House on Thursday (May 5) for the Cinco de Mayo presidential festivities. The members of the Mexican rock band announced the news via social media. “Guess what? We’re going to the White House! We look forward to it! Thank you so much for the invitation. Viva México!”
— Maná (@manaoficial) April 27, 2016
This will be the third time Maná performs for Obama; they last performed at the President’s inaugural ball in 2013.