10/10/14 Nashville, TN – Reunited and feels so good! Cerrito and international music legend Charo are back together with a new collaboration set for release in 2015. Cerrito performed more than 200 straight SOLD OUT shows in Hawaii at Charo’s Waikiki Showroom, garnering national attention while building a loyal fan base.
Cerrito’s career hit full throttle when international “cuchi cuchi” diva Charo, caught his show and hired him on the spot to be one of her background singers then leading to headlining her very own showroom. His combination of Latin flare and a traditional country vibe creates a unique offering that is attracting a wide range of fans noting his diverse and distinctive music.
“What a thrill to be working with Charo again,” exclaims Cerrito. “We have remained friends for years and now to be in the studio with her is just amazing. We found just the right song too. I can’t wait for everyone to hear it, so get ready!”
Having graced the pages of People magazine, been featured on the hit television series The Love Boat, and toured the world, Cerrito is gearing up for another spotlight moment. Cerrito’s recent duet collaboration album with country music’s legendary woman including Oscar nominated Lane Brody, CMA/ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Janie Fricke, Jett Williams; the daughter of Hank Williams , Kathie Baillie of Baillie & the Boys, and Grammy winning vocalist Lynn Anderson, received rave reviews. His latest single, “Manana,” is currently rising on the music charts both in the United States and Internationally.
For decades Charo has been entertaining audiences around the world with her unique brand of hilarious comedy and unparalleled guitar playing and vocal skills. Charo is an award-winning recording artist and an integral figure of contemporary Latin music. She was recognized with the Female Pop Album of the Year Award at the Billboard International Latin Music Conference for her flamenco inspired platinum album, Guitar Passion. Recently she received a World Dance Music Award nomination for the dance club hit España Cañí. During her career, Charo has created and established a new bilingual salsa style called “The Charo Rhythm,” coined her own phrase “cuchi, cuchi” and has been successful in maintaining a high degree of popularity.
For more information, go to www.cerritoartist.com