Jiggy Drama Releases "Nerdside"
8/17/11 - LatinRapper.com news
/ Azul PR press release
Colombian singer Jiggy
Drama, considered the most important rendition of the
alternative Urban genre, presents his debut album "Nerdside",
that is now available in digital format via iTunes in the
United States. Starting this week, Jiggy Drama is featured in
the "Descubre & Download" section of the network MTV TR3S in
the United States, where his music and history are the main
focus of the channel broadcast during the month of August.
Also, his video "La Fuga" is currently one of the most popular
and requested in MTV TR3S.
Heartan Lever Criado, birth name of the Colombian artist, has
been distinguished with various awards in his country and has
won a Premios Nuestra Tierra and chosen in the category 'Best
New Artist' in the Shock Awards 2011. He has also been
included in the weekly publication 'El ColUSA' in Miami
(Florida) in the list of most successful and leading
Colombians in the states.
The music and styles of Jiggy Drama has truly become a
phenomenon and have transformed him into one of the artists
with the most international attention in Colombia. Jiggy has
achieved to make thousands of fans dance both in massively
attended concerts as well as in nightclubs, where his songs
are major hits. So big has been the popularity of the young
Colombian singer, that his single "La Fuga" has surpassed the
14 million views on YouTube.
The album 'Nerdside' was executive produced by DJ Sheky and
Andres Franco, while Dannt Fornari produced 'El Culpable'.
This album was recorded in El Ritmo Records studios in
Nerdside is an evolutionary album in the career of Jiggy
Drama, exploring many fusions and musical instruments played
live. It equally highlights Jiggy's Hip-Hop roots creating new
atmospheric rhythmic waves- when listening to the CD. You can
find Caribbean and urban elements, coupled with the Jiggy's
personal style, making Nerdside a perfect option for urban
music lovers everywhere.
Jiggy Drama will be in Miami, Los Angeles and New York from
the first week of September as part of his first promotional
tour in the United States
His song "Que es lo que Quieres", has been in heavy rotation
in several radio stations in the United States as have "La
Fuga" y "La Flaka", which have transformed Jiggy into an
authentic musical contender to follow and discover.
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