Tego Calderon in Los Angeles for The BET Awards
8/7/07 - LatinRapper.com news / AR Entertainment release
Tego Calderon, considered by many as the top purveyor of urban
Latin music, is on a promotional tour to support the debut of
the film "Illegal Tenders".
Directed by heralded filmmaker John Singleton, "Illegal
Tenders" marks the acting debut of Tego, whose maiden thespian
effort reveals another exciting facet of his stellar career.
The big-screen bow of this urban icon can be appreciated on
August. 24 when the picture comes out in theaters across the
As part of the promotional tour of this dazzling cinematic
production, Tego was on hand recently with Singleton and
co-star Ricky Gonzalez at the BET Awards ceremony, which took
place at the celebrated Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The
next stop on the promo tour will be July 7 in New York for the
Urban Music Awards.
El Abayarde ("The Fire Ant", as his also known, is applying
the final touches to his forthcoming disc "El Abayarde
Contraataco" ("The Fire Ant Counterattacks"), due to drop at
the end of August. Subsequent to the release, the Puerto Rican
rapper will continue on to Europe where he will fulfill
artistic commitments in Italy and England.