Ricky Martin And Simon Cowell Team Up To Find The Latin One Direction

One fine day in 2010 — as holy messengers looked down upon the Earth — music biz virtuoso Simon Cowell discovered five young men and made an quintet boyband – ONE DIRECTION.

Ricky Martin
Ricky Martin

The boys went to to achieve worldwide fame and ruled incomparable in this advanced time of kid bandery. Yet now, it would appear that Cowell may be attempting to give the British angelfaces some rival.

Cowell’s Syco Entertainment is banding together with Univision for a just took the ribbon off new reality rivalry show called “La Banda” (The Band) that will debut in September. Much like “American Idol” and “The X Factor,” the show will have ability looks with the objective of making a five-part kid band included Spanish-talking pop stars. The show will emphasize hopefuls over the age of 14 from the U.S., Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Puerto Rico.

The best part is, the show has recently named its first judge: none other than Ricky Martin, one of the Latin music world’s greatest stars ever. Martin will serve as a judge and official maker of the show, and he’ll even deal with the last picked band, which will score an agreement with Sony Music Latin.

Martin, obviously, is ideal for this part in light of the fact that he’s a prepared kid band alum. He first got his begin as a component of Menudo when he was only 13 years of age, and later went ahead to appreciate a stellar solo vocation.

By and large, the show sounds like a completely charming idea, particularly considering the way that Latin music hasn’t had a comprehensively effective pop kid band in years.

“There is an era in Latin America that is urgently trusting for something like this,” Martin told Billboard. “It’s a phenomena that happens consistently, and right now is an ideal opportuni

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