Multi-Platinum and Latin Grammy Award winner, Don Omar, has been one of Puerto Rico’s leading artists and one of Latin America’s most influential celebrities. He will perform at Papa Murphy’s Park at Cal Expo on Friday, August 30.
Omar debuted at number one on the Latin Billboard charts and peaked the Billboard 200 at No. 7, the highest rank in Reggaeton history. He has received multiple Latin Billboard Awards including “Reggaeton Album of the Year.”
Known for his work in Vin Diesel’s “Fast and The Furious franchise.” Two of his songs were featured in the third saga, “The Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift”. His song “Danza Kuduro” was featured on the soundtrack for Fast Five and Omar quickly followed with his Latin Grammy Award-winning album. He made his Hollywood debut as an actor as one of the main characters in the crew, Rico Santos.
In 2012 he was one of the biggest winners at the Billboard Latin Music Awards, taking home eight awards for “Best Latin Rhythm of the Year,” “Best Songs of the Year” and “Best Album of the Year” among others. He is one of the most viewed Latin Urban artists with billions of views on YouTube and Vevo.
Aside from music and acting, He also broadened his vision by collaborating with companies that shared his passion for drag racing. Proven to have some of the hottest action in racing and music.
Additionally, Rebuild… Is also part of this versatile artist. When Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria, Omar, actively collaborated with the victims in the most affected and vulnerable areas of Puerto Rico, thus making use of his work team, plus volunteers who call themselves “Heroes Anónimos”. For nearly a year, his aid squad directly delivered essentials to more than 3,000 families.