MIAMI, FL – November 20, 2023 – (NOTICIAS NEWSWIRE) – Get ready to immerse yourself in the electrifying rhythms and enduring legacy of the legendary Tito Puente as Vme TV proudly airs the documentary "Celebrate Tito Puente The King of Latin Music." This captivating documentary takes you on a journey through the vibrant events of the "Puerto Rico’s Centennial Celebration of Tito Puente," a series that celebrated the King of Latin Music during Hispanic Heritage Month.
From September 25 to October 8, 2023, the island of Puerto Rico came alive with the infectious beats and rich culture inspired by the iconic Tito Puente, affectionately known as "El Rey." The series commenced with a press conference led by Mariela Vallines, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Convention District Authority (PRCDA), unveiling a remarkable lineup of events.
The documentary, sponsored by the PRCDA, was directed by Fernando Minino and produced by Richy Miranda with Ralph Paniagua serving as the Executive Producer.
As Mariela Vallines, Executive Director of PRCDA, expressed, "Our mission to honor Tito Puente's enduring impact on music and culture is taking another exciting step forward with this documentary. Tito Puente's music continues to inspire and resonate with audiences of all ages, and this documentary will showcase the vibrancy and richness of Latin music. We invite everyone to be part of this celebration."
Ralph Paniagua, Managing Director of Atlantino, stated, "We are proud to have extended the 'Celebrate Tito Puente' series with this incredible documentary. It reflects our commitment to honoring the legacy of Tito Puente in a grand way. This documentary, featuring key moments of the series, is set to be a highlight of the entire celebration. We look forward to sharing these unforgettable moments with music enthusiasts."
Michael Fernández, Vme TV’s VP of Marketing added: “In the heart of our cultural celebration, we bring you an unforgettable experience that pays homage to the legendary Tito Puente. This special is not just a tribute; it's a celebration of the enduring impact of a musical icon. We invite our viewers to join us in honoring the rhythm that transcends generations and unites us all!"
The special will premiere on Vme TV on Thanksgiving Day 11/23/2023 at 6:30 p.m. ET, 11/23/2023 at 11:00 p.m. ET, and 11/25/2023 at 7:00 p.m. ET. Don't miss this chance to celebrate the musical genius of Tito Puente and the vibrant culture of Puerto Rico. Join us for an unforgettable experience!
About Vme TV
Vme TV is a premiere national Spanish language television network that provides a quality alternative to Latino families by selecting programming that is engaging, empowering, educational and entertaining. Vme TV is available in millions of households across the United States, distributed via DIRECTV, DIRECTV STREAM, DISH Network, AT&T U-verse and Spectrum. The 24-hour digital broadcast service is dedicated to entertaining, educating and inspiring families in Spanish with a contemporary mix of original productions, exclusive premieres, acquisitions, and popular television programs specially adapted for Hispanics. To find Vme TV or to learn more about the network, visit www.vmetv.com.
Puerto Rico Convention District Authority (PRCDA) is a public corporation created under Law Number 351 of September 2nd of 2000, as amended. Its mission is to develop and operate the Convention District, positioning Puerto Rico as a world-class business, tourism, and entertainment destination. PRCDA's objectives include efficiently managing prominent venues, revitalizing urban areas, promoting job creation and business opportunities, and acting as a facilitator in partnership with the private sector.
About Atlantino LLC
Over the past 37 years, Ralph and Joseph Paniagua have built Atlantino into a powerhouse sponsorship and activations platform for Latino sports, entertainment, experiential, and digital. Through Atlantino and the company’s 21 Events, Latino Baseball (LatinoBaseball.com) and Latino Boxing media properties, Ralph has spearheaded Fortune 100 brand activations with more than 18 Major League Baseball teams, the Roberto Clemente Foundation, and more recently Golden Boy.