BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 18, 2020--

Estrella Media, a leading vertically integrated, multi-platform, Spanish-language media company, announced today that its EstrellaTV network will be wrapping production of the special edition of its hit talent search show Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento in a three-part special grand finale.

In the first-ever collaboration with a major record label, EstrellaTV’s prime time hit show Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento—Edición Especial, will come to a close with special musical performances and guests in a three-part special where EstrellaTV will reveal the five winners who will go on to form Sony Music Latin’s newest Regional Mexican band and will share a grand prize of $100,000 and a recording contract with the label.

The show’s finale will air on EstrellaTV as a three-part special on November 23, 24 and 25 at 8P/7P CT, where finalists will have the opportunity to collaborate with recording artists Carolina Ross and Rio Roma, as well as showcase their vocal ability in solo performances on the first two days of this three-episode special. The winners and the name of the new Regional Mexican band will be revealed on November 25 with the participation of international recording sensation Natalia Jiménez.

“We are thrilled to have so many special guests on these last three shows and couldn’t be happier with the results of this season. Sony Music Latin has been a true partner and a great collaborator every step of the way. We are grateful to them for putting their trust in our show, which has been a stepping-stone for so many recording artists throughout the years. This three-day special will be full of surprises and musical numbers featuring some of our own celebrity judges, including Latin Grammy nominated Chiquis, Ana Barbara and our very own host Luis Coronel,” stated Ivan Stoilkovich, EVP, Television Programming, Estrella Media.

Sony Music Latin, a leading Latin music record label for regional and international artists in Latin music, is the home of international superstars like Shakira, Ricky Martin, Maluma, Marc Anthony, CNCO, and Romeo Santos, to name a few.

Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento historically has held auditions for thousands of contestants across the country in search of America’s next big Latin music superstar. For this year’s special edition, auditions were conducted remotely via online video submissions. The show adhered to a strict socially distanced set design to comply with COVID-19 guidelines, which features a closed set limited to production staff and essential personnel only, virtual screens for a remote audience, and strict safety protocols.

TENGO TALENTO, MUCHO TALENTO schedule for weeks of November 16 and 23:

Thursday, November 19

Guests: “Chilling Con Rancho Humilde” concert - Natanael Cano, Fuerza Regida, Herencia de Patrones, Legado 7, Junior H y Porte Diferente

Monday, November 23

Guests: Chiquis, Ana Barbara, Luis Coronel, Pepe Garza, Don Cheto, Carolina Ross, Rio Roma

Tuesday, November 24

Guests: Chiquis, Ana Barbara, Luis Coronel, Pepe Garza, Don Cheto, Carolina Ross, Rio Roma

Wednesday, November 25

Guests: Natalia Jiménez, Los Tucanes de Tijuana and Rio Roma

About Estrella Media, Inc.

Estrella Media, Inc. is a leading Spanish-language media company creating video and audio content for multiplatform distribution in the United States and around the world. Estrella Media is one of the largest U.S. producers of Spanish-language video content, producing over 4,000 hours annually of news and entertainment programming at its Estrella Studios, and it has a library of over 7,500 hours of original entertainment programming.

Estrella Media informs and entertains U.S. Hispanic television audiences on the EstrellaTV national broadcast network, owned and operated stations in leading Hispanic markets, and through free ad-supported streaming platforms airing KSDX-EstrellaTV. In addition, audiences are able to access Estrella News, the first 24/7 Spanish-language multiplatform news network in the U.S.

Additionally, Estrella Media is one of the leading producers of Spanish-language audio programming and events. The company's Don Cheto Radio Network features one of the nation's most popular radio talents. Estrella Media’s highly rated radio programming is broadcast on its radio stations in the top U.S. Hispanic markets and is also streamed on digital media platforms. Estrella also produces large scale music festivals, concerts and special events throughout the U.S.

To learn more about Estrella Media and see company updates, please visit www.estrellamedia.com. Follow us on Twitter @Estrellamedia—, Facebook @Estrellamediainc and LinkedIn @Estrella Media, Inc.

About Sony Music Entertainment:

Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a current roster that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars. The company boasts a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. It is home to premier record labels representing music from every genre, including Arista Records, Arista Nashville, Beach Street Records, Black Butter Records, BPG Music, Bystorm Entertainment, Century Media, Columbia Nashville, Columbia Records, Day 1, Descendant Records, Disruptor Records, District 18 Entertainment, Epic Records, Essential Records, Essential Worship, Fo Yo Soul Recordings, House of Iona Records, Insanity Records, Keep Cool, Legacy Recordings, Masterworks, Masterworks Broadway, Ministry of Sound Recordings, Monument Records, OKeh, Palm Tree Records, Polo Grounds Music, Portrait, RCA Inspiration, RCA Nashville, RCA Records Relentless Records, Reunion Records, Same Plate Entertainment, Six Course Music Group, Sony Classical, Sony Music Latin, Star Time International, Syco Music, Verity Records and Visionary Records. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.

CONTACT: Estrella Media:

Marco Gonzalez

Phone: 818.653.1357

KEYWORD: CALIFORNIA UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT OTHER CONSUMER CONSUMER TV AND RADIO ONLINE MUSIC EVENTS/CONCERTS

SOURCE: Estrella Media, Inc.

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