Alejandro Fernández Announces Second Show at MGM Grand Garden Arena Thursday, September 16, 2021
Celebrate Mexican Independence Day on the Vegas Strip!
“Hecho en México” U.S. Tour
Hecho en México Special Edition Album Now Available:
Featuring three new songs, including new single
“No Lo Beses” Mariachi version
Tickets on Sale Friday, July 23 at 10 a.m. PT at AXS.com
LAS VEGAS (July 20, 2021) – Multi-Latin GRAMMY Award winner Alejandro Fernández, with Alex Fernández, has added a second Mexican Independence Day performance at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021 at 9 p.m. This new date is in addition to the previously announced show on Wednesday, Sept. 15.
Tickets for the new show go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, July 23 at 10 a.m. PT at AXS.com.
A portion of proceeds will be donated to Families Belong Together and Dream Big Nevada. Families Belong Together is a campaign of the National Domestic Workers Alliance that works to end family separation and promote dignity, unity and compassion for all children and families. Dream Big Nevada provides aid to Nevada’s immigrant families through direct services and by empowering community members to advocate for themselves and others in similar situations.
About Alejandro Fernández
The multiple GRAMMY winner and son of the legendary Vicente Fernández has conquered stages all around the world with his personal interpretation of Mexican music. He has sold more than 35 million records worldwide and won countless awards and nominations. Alejandro is the first act to achieve No. 1s on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums in the 1990s, ‘00s, ‘10s and ‘20s.
Alejandro Fernández’s ‘Hecho En México Edición Especial,’ the deluxe edition of his latest album, is available now including three new songs: “No Prenderé La Luz,” “Ibas de salida” and his new single, the mariachi version of his classic “No Lo Beses.”
‘Hecho En México Edición Especial’ is a special extended edition of ‘Hecho En México,’ Fernández’s 100% mariachi album which garnered Alejandro the Latin GRAMMY for Best Ranchero/Mariachi Album as well as a GRAMMY nomination for Best Regional Mexican Music Album. Additionally, the album debuted as the #1 Latin Album and Regional Mexican album on Billboard charts in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, as well as the #1 best-selling album in Mexico, the artist’s 7th album to achieve this feat. To date, Hecho en México has earned four consecutive #1 singles at radio in the United States and Mexico and was recognized among the Top 50 Albums of 2020 by Billboard Magazine.
Determined to use his fame to benefit those in need, Alejandro has been active in social causes during these difficult times. In October 2020 he launched (along with a coalition of artists) the "Vota Por Nosotros" (Vote For Us) get-out-the-vote campaign airing on Estrella Media, encouraging Latino voters to vote in the November 3rd elections. In November 2020, Alejandro dedicated his Latin GRAMMY award to the victims of the hurricanes in southern Mexico and donated MXN $1,000,000.00 to the Mexican Red Cross to aid with the relief efforts. In January 2021, Alejandro joined Mana’s Fher Olvera as the face of the “We Are Home” campaign calling for a fair and dignified immigration policy for the millions of Latino immigrants living in the U.S. Most recently Alejandro and Fher teamed up again, this time with Dr. Anthony Fauci, in support of US President Joe Biden’s “Month of Action” to encourage vaccination among Latinos.
About Live Nation Las Vegas
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows from Lady Gaga, Aerosmith and Bruno Mars at Park Theater at Park MGM; Santana at House of Blues; Usher, Keith Urban, Mariah Carey, Rod Stewart and Sting at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace; Earth, Wind & Fire, Styx, Chicago, ZZ TOP and Adam Lambert at The Venetian Theatre at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas; and Backstreet Boys, Shania Twain, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Aguilera, Gwen Stefani and Scorpions at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many of the city’s other premier concert venues including Allegiant Stadium, T-Mobile Arena, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Michelob ULTRA Arena, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and more. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com. Find Live Nation Las Vegas on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter.
About MGM Grand Garden Arena
The MGM Grand Garden Arena is home to concerts, championship boxing and premier sporting and special events. The Arena offers comfortable seating for as many as 16,800 with excellent sightlines and state-of-the-art acoustics, lighting and sound. Prominent events to date have included world championship fights between Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson as well as Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez as well as Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao; and concerts by The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, Bette Midler, George Strait, Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, U2, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, Jimmy Buffett and the Barbra Streisand Millennium Concert. The MGM Grand Garden Arena also has been home to annual events including the Academy of Country Music Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, the Latin GRAMMY Awards, iHeartRadio Music Festival, Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Championship and Frozen Fury NHL pre-season games hosted by the Los Angeles Kings.