The Kia Forum | Inglewood, California
Global sensation Daddy Yankee who famously released the massive hit “Despacito” with Luis Fonsi, is going on a farewell tour this 2022, titled “La Última Vuelta World Tour,” meaning “The Last Lap World Tour.” The King of Reggaeton embarks on a 33-date summer trek across North America, including five nights at the Kia Forum in Los Angeles! On Wednesday, 27th July 2022, Daddy Yankee will be lighting up the stage for his first night at the Kia Forum! Fans can anticipate the Latin superstar to perform his biggest hits, such as “Gasolina,” “Despacito,” “Impacto,” and many more! This is your last chance to see the Latin star on stage! Hurry and get your tickets now!
Daddy Yankee is a Puerto Rican singer-songwriter who jumpstarted the reggaeton genre, a music style that blends American hip-hop, Jamaican rhythms, and Latin Caribbean music. He is one of the top-selling Latin artists of all time. His 2004 album Barrio Fino catapulted his career to unbelievable heights by becoming the best-selling album between 2000 to 2009. The album’s hit single, “Gasolina,” which entered the charts in more than 15 countries. Barrio Fino earned Daddy Yankee numerous awards, including the Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Music Album, the Billboard Music Award for Latin Album of the Year, and the Billboard Latin Music Award for Reggaeton Album of the Year. As of 2022, Daddy Yankee has won 148 awards, including five Latin Grammy Awards, two Billboard Music Awards, two Latin American Music Awards, and 14 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Moreover, Daddy Yankee’s hit single with Luis Fonsi, “Despacito,” became the first Latin song to hit number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart since “Macarena.”
Daddy Yankee was dubbed the King of Reggaeton and significantly impacted the Latin music scene. His influence is evident in the music of the new generation of reggaeton artists.
This 2022, Daddy Yankee released his last studio album, Legendaddy. He announced his retirement from music once his farewell tour, “La Última Vuelta World Tour,” had been completed. “Today, I’m announcing my retirement from music by giving you my best production and concert tour. I will say goodbye to celebrating these 32 years of experience with this new collector’s item, my album Legendaddy. I’m going to give you all the styles that have defined me in one single album,” Daddy Yankee said in a statement.