Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that global superstar and GRAMMY Award®-winning artist Pitbull, will launch a massive North American tour this summer with Latin megastar, singer-songwriter Prince Royce. THE BAD MAN TOUR will be coming to BB&T Center on Sunday, July 31. For all the latest news and updates on the tour, visit www.thebadmantour.com.
American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets beginning Tuesday, May 10 at 10 a.m. through Friday, May 13 at 10 p.m. Tickets for the general public go on sale Saturday, May 14 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000.
Armando Christian Perez – globally known as Pitbull – is everywhere. From landing # 1 hits in over 15 countries, eight billion YouTube/VEVO views, more than a billion Spotify plays, 70 million single sales, and six million album sales, Pitbull does not stop. His relentless work ethic transformed him into a Grammy-winning international superstar, visionary entrepreneur, fashion maven and successful actor. His social media presence speaks to nearly 90 million people daily, matching some television networks. Also known as “Mr. 305” and “Mr. Worldwide,” he is as ubiquitous as Google or Microsoft, while preparing to release his tenth full-length album, 2016’s Climate Change. Outside of entertainment, Pitbull is making history in the business world. Whether it’s his Voli Vodka, fragrance line “Pitbull,” strategic alliance with Playboy Enterprises, or the partnerships with brands from Bud Light, Kodak, and Dr. Pepper to Dodge and Norwegian Cruise Lines, his influence has catapulted. He has his own Sirius XM Radio station, Pitbull’s Globalization and his production company, “Honey, I’m Home.” Pitbull is also a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a wax figure in Madame Tussauds in Orlando and serves as an ambassador for “Visit Florida” and received a key to the city of Miami.
In the past five years, multi-platinum award-winning Latin superstar Prince Royce has scored 12 number one Latin hits, 20 Latin Billboard Awards, 18 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards, 19 Premios Juventud (Youth Choice) Awards, and earned eight Latin Grammy nominations. Royce has a massive fan base with over one billion streams online, 33.5 million followers on Facebook, 5.2 million on Twitter and 4.8 million on Instagram. He has sold out the most prestigious venues in Latin America, as well as concerts throughout the US including Radio City Music Hall, The Nokia Theater and the Theater at Madison Square Garden. At the age of 22, he was honored with a Latin Billboard Award for Composer of the Year, becoming the youngest artist to garner the award. In November 2014, he released the electro-pop/R&B banger “Stuck on a Feeling,” featuring Snoop Dogg, followed by the May 2015 release of the dancehall-flavored “Back It Up” (featuring Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez) – two tracks from his first English-language album, “Double Vision.” This year, he releases his highly anticipated fourth Spanish-language album which promises to be a huge success. The first single off the upcoming album “Culpa Al Corazón” reached #1 on Billboard’s Latin Songs (across all Latin genres), Latin Pop and Tropical Charts. Recently, Royce co-starred as Peter in the Fox live musical broadcast of “The Passion” and is part of the cast of the next season of Hulu’s “East Los High” due out July 2016.