Colombian star Maluma isn’t the only one who’s announced that he’s touring in 2021. Injecting a much-needed boost of confidence in the live market — which has been significantly impacted by the pandemic-imposed shutdown — other artists who are hitting the road include Banda MS and Mike Bahía, among others.
The global coronavirus pandemic is still an ongoing health crisis, but Latin acts are looking to jumpstart the live industry with sporadic tour dates across the country.
Below is an updating list of concerts by Latin acts in 2021.
Jay Wheeler, a former Billboard Latin Artist on the Rise and 2021 Latin Grammy nominee, will kick off his U.S. tour on Nov. 26 at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas and is slated to wrap up on Feb. 18, 2022, at the Hard Rock Live in Orland, Fla. “We’re going on tour!! Thank you for so much, family,” the Puerto Rican artist expressed on social media. With more than 40 cities confirmed, tickets for La Voz Favorite Tour, presented by Elite Media & Marketing (EMM), will go on sale at 10 a.m. local time on Oct. 16 via www.JayWheelerMusic.com or www.EMM360.com. More dates and cities are expected to be announced.
NOS FUIMOS DE TOUR!!✨
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COMPRA TU BOLETO DESDE EL SÁBADO A LAS 10 AM, NOS VEMOS EN TU CIUDAD 🙏
— J ª Y (@jaywheelerpr) October 11, 2021
Los Temerarios returns to touring in 2022 after a COVID-19-imposed hiatus. The Mexican grupero band, led by brothers Gustavo and Adolfo Ángel, are set to kick off the trek Feb. 4 in San Jose, California’s SAP Center, and wrap up on April 9 in Greensboro, North Carolina. “After a long pause due to the pandemic, and a difficult situation that has impacted all of us, we are filled with joy to reunite with our beloved fans to create new and beautiful memories thanks to music,” Los Temerarios said in a statement. The coast-to-coast tour will make stops in cities such as Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas and New York, among others. See the complete list of tour dates here.
— Los Temerarios (@los_temerarios) October 12, 2021
Colombian newcomer Blessd announced his first-ever U.S. tour, El Bendito Tour, kicking off Oct. 14 at La Chiflada in Paterson, N.J. and wrapping up on Oct. 22 at Tampa, Florida’s Vibras. The former Billboard Latin Artist on the Rise will also visit New York, Orland, and Massachusetts, to name a few. “God is rewarding us with these new triumphs that we are getting little by little,” the artist expressed in a statement. Following his U.S. tour, Blessd will tour Europe in the fall.
Rubén Blades, Latin Recording Academy’s 2021 Person of the Year, is hitting the road in 2021 with an eight-city tour called Salswing Tour alongside the Roberto Delgado Big Band, composed of 20 Panamanian musicians. Produced by Live and Loud, Blades will kick off the U.S. tour on Nov. 20 in Oakland and wrap up on Dec. 5 in Chicago. Paying homage to his album’s name Salswing!, Blades and Big Band will celebrate the origins of Latin Jazz and the mutual influences between son, the rhythmic Afro-Caribbean music, and swing. See the dates below and for ticketing information, visit rubenblades.com.
Colombian newcomer Nanpa Basico will embark on his first-ever U.S. tour, unveiling pit stops in 11 major cities. The Colombian newcomer — known for his poetic rap, sultry trap, and alternative hip-hop fusions — kicks off with a free concert on Aug. 14 at Miami’s new it-spot The Oasis, and wraps up on Aug. 31 at The Roxy in Los Angeles. Nanpa will also make pit stops in New York, Chicago, and Houston, to name a few. See full dates below and click here for ticketing information.
Aug 14, 2021 — Miami, FL @ The Oasis (Free Event)
Aug 16, 2021 — Washington, DC @ Songbyrd
Aug 17, 2021 — New York, NY @ DROM
Aug 20, 2021 — Chicago, IL @ Ruido Festival at Union Park
Aug 23, 2021 — Dallas, TX @ Cambridge Room at House of Blues
Aug 24, 2021 — Houston, TX @ Bronze Peacock at House of Blues
Aug 25, 2021 — San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger
Aug 27, 2021 — Tucson, AZ @ 191 Toole
Aug 28, 2021 — San Diego, CA @ Voodoo Room at House of Blues
Aug 29, 2021 — Anaheim, CA @ Parish Room at House of Blues
Aug 31, 2021 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Roxy
El Alfa has announced his first-ever world tour beginning in the U.S. in the fall of 2021. The Dominican dembow star — who’s collaborated with artists such as Bad Bunny, Daddy Yankee, and more — will kick off the North American leg of his tour on Oct. 14 in Dallas and wrap up Nov. 21 in The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas after making pit stops in key cities including New York, Miami, and Atlanta. Produced by Live Nation, tickets for El Alfa’s tour will go on sale at 10 a.m. local time on Aug. 13 via ticketmaster.com. Click on the link below to see full tour dates:
Panamanian singer-songwriter Sech kicked off his CMN-produced 42 Tour on July 30 with back-to-back concerts in Miami, Orlando and Atlanta. Sech will continue touring from August to October, visiting cities such as New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. He will also make two stops in Mexico: one in Baja California for Baja Beach Fest in August, and one in Nuevo León in November.
See the complete list of dates here.
Puerto Rican artist Nio Garcia announced his upcoming 2021 AM Tour set to kick off in the Dominican Republic on Aug. 3, and will make its way to the U.S. Aug. 13 with stops in Nashville August 13. From there it will make stops in Boston, Las Vegas, Miami and Chicago, among other cities. Tickets will be on sale Aug, 5 through www.zamoralive.com. See all the dates below:
Cafe Tacuba is going on tour this fall with special guest Diamante Eléctrico, kicking off Nov. 1 at New York’s Irving Plaza and wrapping Nov. 17 at Texas’ McAllen Performing Arts Center. Known for hits such as “La Ingrata,” “Eres,” and “Chilanga Banda,” the Mexican rock band will also visit fans in Georgia, North Carolina, and Miami.
Produced by Live Nation, general tickets go on sale starting Friday, July 30, via Ticketmaster.com. Citi cardmembers can purchase pre-sale tickets from 10 a.m. local time on Tuesday, July 27, to 10 p.m. local time on July 29 through Citi Entertainment. Fan pre-sale will be available at 10 a.m. local time on July 70 until 10 p.m. local time July 29 via Ticketmaster.com.
Mon Nov 01 — New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Tue Nov 02 — New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
Thu Nov 04 — Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore Silver Spring
Sun Nov 07 — Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
Mon Nov 08 — Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
Tue Nov 09 — Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead Theatre
Fri Nov 12 — St. Petersburg, FL @ Mahaffey Theater
Sat Nov 13 — Miami Beach, FL @ The Fillmore at Jackie Gleason Theater
Sun Nov 14 — Orlando, FL @ House of Blues Orlando
Tue Nov 16 — Houston, TX @ Bayou Music Center
Wed Nov 17 — McAllen, TX @ McAllen Performing Arts Center
Fri Nov 19 — Austin, TX @ Bass Concert Hall
Sat Nov 20 — San Antonio, TX @ Aztec Theatre
Mon Nov 22 — Irving, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Wed Nov 24 — El Paso, TX @ Abraham Chavez Theatre
Dubbed Origen Tour, the Colombian singer-songwriter promises fans an “up close and immersive journey” through all of his greatest hits combined with his album’s newer songs, such as “Rebélion,” “Nuestro Juramento,” and “Dancing in the Dark.” “These are songs that marked my childhood, my teen years, and my early adulthood,” Juanes previously told Billboard of his album. “This was curated to show my life. I wanted to return to a place where I felt I was myself.” His origins will now reflect on his upcoming tour that is produced by Live Nation and kicks off Sept. 16 at The Fillmore in Miami. For full dates and tickets information, click here.
Aventura fans, rejoice! “The Kings of Bachata” have announced four new stadium dates across the U.S. as part of their final run together as a group. After selling out their Aug. 14 show at Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium, the bachata supergroup will also now visit Chicago; Los Angeles; Arlington, Texas; and East Rutherford, N.J. Aventura, helmed by Romeo Santos, Henry Santos, Lenny Santos and Max Santos, grossed $25.8 million and sold 189,000 tickets for their 2020 Inmortal Tour, according to figures reported to Billboard Boxscore. The Live Nation-produced 2021 stadium tour will go on sale Friday, July 23, at 12 p.m. local time through ticketmaster.com.
Chilean singer-songwriter Mon Laferte announced a two-month U.S. trek in support of her latest album, SEIS. The coast-to-coast tour, produced by Live Nation, is set to kick off Sept. 14 in Seattle, with Laferte making stops in major cities such as Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami. The tour will wrap up Oct. 28 in Tucson, Ariz. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, July 23, at 10 a.m. local time.
Karol G will embark on her first-ever U.S. headlining tour this fall, calling it the “most exciting show” of her entire career. Dubbed “Bichota Tour,” after her unapologetic and empowering single, Karol kicks off her monthlong tour Oct. 20 in Denver’s Mission Ballroom. She’ll make pit stops in Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta and Miami before wrapping up in San Juan’s Coliseo de Puerto Rico. “Bichota Tour” — where Karol will perform hits off of her most recent album, KG0516 — is presented by Smirnoff, produced by AEG Presents, and booked by UTA. Tickets are already on sale via karolgmusic.com.
After the success of “Todo de Ti” on social media and with his upcoming album Vice Versa, Rauw Alejandro is ready to hit the road. With more than 50 dates confirmed, the Puerto Rican artist is “crazy to sing all of these songs lives,” he tells Billboard. The tour kicks off July 15 in Raleigh, N.C., and wrap up on Jan. 15 in Los Angeles. In between, Rauw will make stops in New Jersey, Las Vegas, Texas and even back-to-back dates in Spain. “It’s going to be a long ride but we’re ready, my team is ready, to give everything on stage.” Tickets are already on sale via RauwAlejandro.com.
Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis
Slated for Aug. 27 at the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, Sept. 4 at Soldier Field in Chicago, and Sept. 15 at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, the limited-run tour is titled “Una Historia Cantada (A Sung History).” It will put Marco Antonio Solís onstage with his bandmates for the first time in 25 years. In addition to his Los Bukis dates, Solís will also perform two solo dates this year, Sept. 10 and 11 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Those dates are part of several that were postponed due to the pandemic.
Gilberto Santa Rosa
Gilberto Santa Rosa’s Camínalo (Walk It) tour will hit more than 16 U.S. cities, beginning with Lubbock, Texas, on Oct. 7. The Camínalo tour will make stops at The Conga Room in Los Angeles and the San José Center for the Performing Arts in San José, and also at the Theater at MGM National Harbor and the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City. Camínalo will “be a big party, full of music and good vibes,” said Santa Rosa. The tour is named after one of the songs in his new album, Colegas.
Named after his upcoming studio album and in honor of one of the main highways in Puerto Rico near his hometown, the La 167 tour will kick off Nov. 19 in San Diego’s Viejas Arena and make pit stops in Houston, Atlanta, Miami and San Juan and Puerto Rico, among other cities. The tour, presented for the most part by Loud and Live and Live Nation on select shows, is set to wrap up Feb. 20 in Chicago’s Rosemont Theatre. Tickets for the La 167 Tour go on sale at 10 a.m. local time Friday (June 25) via Farruko’s official website.
Colombian pop-rock group Morat has locked in a 14-date U.S. tour, kicking off in the fall. Dubbed “A Donde Vamos” tour, after their 2019 bop, the quartet will visit fans in Los Angeles, Dallas, Chicago, and New York, to name a few stops. The fall tour will wrap up on Oct. 24 in Miami. The U.S. tour will come on the heels of Morat’s Spain tour in the summer.
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— Morat (@MoratBanda) June 1, 2021
Carlos Vives returns to touring with his “Despues de Todo… Vives” tour kicking off Dec. 3 at the FTX Arena (formerly known as the AmericanAirlines Arena) in Miami. The Latin Grammy-winning, Colombian superstar will then visit fans in the U.S. and Canada throughout the first few months of 2022. “After everything we have been through, returning to North America, to so many beloved places, to see unforgettable friends and special audiences again, makes this truly a historic moment for me,” Vives expressed in a statement.
The highly awaited tour, produced by Loud And Live, will make pit stops in Seattle, Houston, Toronto, Boston, and more cities. “After months of anticipation, Loud And Live is excited to bring this experience to his fans who have been eagerly awaiting to see Vives in concert to enjoy in his repertoire of classics and newest hits and will ensure that this is a memorable experience for all,” said Nelson Albareda, CEO of Loud And Live.
Christian Nodal announced the dates for his 2021 “Botella Tras Botella” U.S. tour with special guest Gera MX. Produced by Live Nation, the Regional Mexican star will kick off his series of concerts on Sept. 14 at Las Vegas’ Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood and is slated to wrap on Dec. 19 at Phoenix’s Arizona Federal Theatre. Nodal will make pit stops in Orlando, Nashville, Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, and other cities. The tour was coined after his and Gera’s country-meets-hip-hop collab “Botella Tras Botella,” which made Billboard history as the first Regional Mexican title to enter the Hot 100 in its almost 63-year history.
Me llena de felicidad darles la noticia que por fin volvemos de gira por Estados Unidos con #BotellaTrasBotellaTour🇺🇸!🤠
Por fin nos veremos para disfrutar de momentos inolvidables.💚🇲🇽🕺🏻💃🏻 🎶 https://t.co/vNvJC86Z9j pic.twitter.com/alyXcdE9Qt
— NODAL (@elnodal) June 1, 2021
Tickets are now on sale for Camilo’s first-ever U.S. tour, the Mis Manos (My Hands) tour, titled after his recently released album. Produced by Loud and Live, will hit theaters in 14 cities, beginning with Miami, Oct. 22 at the Filmore and ending Dec. 3 at the Coca-Cola Theater in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
“This is the first time I’m going on stage to perform my songs with my band,” Camilo tells Billboard. “The expectation of looking my fans in the eye, and having them look into my eyes and sing those songs, which are anthems of hope, makes this an almost mystical encounter.” See the full dates here.
Ricky Martin & Enrique Iglesias
Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias are officially kicking off their highly awaited co-headlining tour this fall, Billboard has learned.The 26-date North America tour is confirmed to kick off Sept. 25 At Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena and wrap up on Nov. 20 at Anaheim’s Honda Center. The iconic pop stars will also visit fans in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, and more.
Pepe Aguilar will continue his Jaripeo Sin Fronteras tour with 15 new dates in 2021. Conceptualized by the renowned regional Mexican star himself, the family-friendly concert will have performances by Pepe, Angela Aguilar, Leonardo Aguilar, Antonio Aguilar Jr., Banda Sinaloense, Mariachi Zacatecano, rodeo acts, horse shows, charreria competition, bull riders and more. The 2021 tour, produced by Live Nation, will kick off Sept. 4 in Phoenix’s Gila River Arena, and wrap up on Dec. 5 in San Jose’s SAP Center. The Aguilar dynasty will also make pit stops in Atlanta, Chicago, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles, to name a few.
After becoming one of the first Latin artists to kick off virtual concerts during the pandemic, Alejandro Sanz returns to touring this year with the announcement of new U.S. dates of his #LaGira 2021 tour. Produced by Live Nation, the Spanish crooner will kick off the tour on Oct. 8 at Illinois’ Rosemont Theatre and run until Oct. 31 at San Jose’s SAP Center. Sanz will also visit fans in New York, Miami, Houston and Los Angeles, to name a few. Tickets for his 2021 shows go on sale at 10 a.m. local time on April 29 via Ticketmaster. See the dates here.
Marc Anthony‘s 23-date North American tour is set to kick off Aug. 27 in San Antonio’s AT&T Center, Billboard can exclusively announce. The “Marc Anthony Tour” — with stops in major cities including Chicago, Miami and Los Angeles and two dates in Canada — is produced and presented by CMN and Magnus Media, with tickets to go on sale April 30 via Ticketmaster.
In celebration of their recently released album Sonidos de Karmática Resonancia, Mexican band Zoé announced a 26-date U.S. tour set to launch in August with two dates at the House of Blues in Chicago.This year’s trek, which will see them perform in venues such as the Greek Theater in L.A. and Kings Theatre in New York, comes two years since their last tour in 2019 in support of their Grammy-winning album Aztlán. Tickets for Zoé’s summer/fall U.S. tour are on sale through www.ticketmaster.com and zoetheband.com. See the tour dates here.
At the 2021 Latin AMAs, where he performed “Tears of Gold” alongside Carrie Underwood, David Bisbal told Billboard he was also preparing for his 2021 “En Tus Planes” tour. Set to kick off in the fall, the tour begins September 30 in Miami’s The Fillmore Miami Beach and wraps up on Oct. 30 in California’s San Jose Civic. The Spanish crooner, who will be celebrating 20 years of career in 2022, will also make pit stops in cities such as Atlanta, New York, San Juan, Dallas, Chicago, and Las Vegas, to name a few. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com.
Blessing fans with hits such as “El Hombre Que Yo Amo,” “Herida” and “Peligroso Amor,” as well as songs from her upcoming studio album, Myriam Hernandez announced her diverse and conceptual Sinergia Tour will take place in the fall. Dubbed “synergy,” flowers will play an important role on this tour, representing the union of the four natural elements, in addition to beauty, sensuality and mystery. The tour will kick off Oct. 8 at The Palace Theatre in Stanford, Conn., and run until Oct. 24 at Straz Center for The Performing Arts in Tampa, Fla. For full dates and ticket information, visit ticketmaster.com.
Banda MS announced their return to touring with the U.S. leg of their Banda MS Positivo tour. The Mexican musical group promises a packed concert with banda sinaloense, acoustic, and norteño music, to name a few. Spanish singer Natalia Jiménez is confirmed to join the band as a special guest on at least five tour stops. Banda MS Positivo tour will kick off on May 14 in Hidalgo, Texas and run until Nov. 20 in Stockton, Calif. They will make pit stops in D.C., Chicago, Orlando, and Memphis, and other cities.
Tickets for Banda MS Positivo will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 9, via Ticketmaster.com.
Gilberto Santa Rosa
On Sept. 24, the salsa artist will perform the first of his nine concerts in the U.S. Gilberto Santa Rosa will kick off his tour in El Cajon, Calif., and wrap up in National Harbor, Md.
See the dates here.
Rising regional Mexican band will hit the road March 20 for their 27-date U.S. tour. Grupo Firme will make stops at Chicago, Orlando and Houston.
See the dates here.
The Colombian star’s newly announced 30-date U.S. and Puerto Rico arena tour is the biggest and most ambitious 2021 U.S. tour to date. Maluma’s Papi Juancho tour will kick off Sept. 1 in Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center and wrap up at Chicago’s Allstate Arena on Oct. 24.
See the dates here.