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Maluma returns home – and takes the fans with him.
The Colombian singer is due to perform a live concert in his hometown of Medellín this weekend, and the entire show will be available online via Amazon Prime.
Dubbed the “Maluma’s Medallo En El Mapa” concert (essentially a concert to “put Medellín on the map”), the Maluma hometown show will see the singer perform a full set from the Estadio Atanasio Girardot, a 40 000 seats usually used for football.
While fans can get tickets to see Maluma’s concert in Medellin in person, Amazon members will be able to watch Maluma’s show online for free, with the show streaming live exclusively on Prime Video and Amazon Music on Saturday, 30 April at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.
Fans will also be able to watch Maluma’s concert from the Amazon Music channel on Twitch, and on the Amazon Music app. Don’t have Amazon Prime? Enjoy a 30-day free trial here to stream Maluma concert online for free.
In addition to Maluma’s performance, Amazon says the livestream experience will include new music from the singer, as well as behind-the-scenes videos and a limited-edition product launch in conjunction with the event. Although a setlist has yet to be announced, expect songs from Maluma’s latest album, Grandpa Juanchoand his EP 2021, 7 days in Jamaica (aka #7DJ). Amazon says fans will be able to preview the full setlist on Amazon Music, ahead of the show.
In a statement, Maluma calls it “an honor and a joy to bring this live concert experience from my hometown of Medellín to my fans around the world”, adding that “it is very humbling to think that I have gone from Medellín to the world stage and that through this livestream on April 30, I will also bring Medallo to the world.
“Maluma is a truly global music icon who connects people across borders and languages, showcasing the universal reach of Latin music – we couldn’t think of a more iconic artist and time to stand together. connect with fans around the world,” adds Rocío Guerrero, Global Head of Latin Music. at Amazon Music. “Using the full reach of Amazon Music, we’re able to give fans unique and immersive concert experiences of their favorite artists, during the most important moments of their careers, so they don’t miss them. This is just the beginning and we can’t wait for more.
This weekend’s livestream is just part of the “Medallo en el Mapa” experience. A live EP featuring songs from the concert will be released on May 20. And fans can log into the Amazon Music app to watch “The Tour Diaries,” which Amazon says takes fans “on an intimate journey inside the making of Maluma’s iconic concert.” ”
This will be Maluma’s first show in Medellin since a 2019 date during his 11:11 World Tour. The singer is currently finishing his Papi Juancho tour, which still has a few dates in the United States before heading to Mexico and Spain.