“LA SEÑAL” (The Signal) Will Be The First Single From His Forthcoming “JUANES: MTV Unplugged” Album
Miami, FL. (February 23, 2012) – In his continued direct dialogue with over 7 Million social media fans, Colombian superstar Juanes today reveled that he has chosen the newly composed song “La Señal” (The Signal) as the first single from his upcoming MTV Unplugged album, produced by Tr3s. Detailing our continual search for clear signals and guidance in the pursuit of love, faith and happiness, this captivating track produced by legendary maestro Juan Luis Guerra is one of three new songs that will appear on Juanes’ anticipated exploration of the famed unplugged format. Marking the GRAMMY and multiple LATIN GRAMMY winning artist’s long-awaited first live album, “JUANES: MTV Unplugged” will also feature engaging new interpretations of Juanes’ most distinctive hit songs –including special duet performances with esteemed Spanish poet/songwriter Joaquin Sabina and skyrocketing Brazilian vocal star Paula Fernandes.
Recorded in the acoustically and visually stunning the New World Symphony Center in Miami Beach, “La Señal” will be released to radio stations throughout the world and be available for digital download beginning Tuesday, March 6. The “JUANES: MTV Unplugged” broadcast will premiere in late May on Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más, MTV Latin America, MTV Spain and VH1 Brazil. The full CD/DVD release will soon follow from Universal Music Latino. Prior to the album’s release, look for Juanes to perform a special showcase and participate in a Q&A about the Unplugged project on March 16th at the SXSW® Music and Media Conference in Austin, Texas