Ricky Martin will now be a judge at Simon Cowell’s new Spanish music competition show.
Ricky Martin decided that he will become a judge on the show La Banda. This show is a Spanish music competition show. He will also be the show’s executive producer. This is a new show and it will start to air from September. He is the first judge to be announced on the show and there will probably be a few more.
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Some famous English music shows are already airing like The Voice that has famous celebrities like Adam Levine and Pharrell Williams. We also had the hit American Idol show. This show will try to find the best Latin boyband from US.
The show is being co-produced by Fremantle Media Latin America. Simon Cowell will be a big plus for the show as he has previous experience of judging. He was a judge at American Idol for many years and then he moved back to his home country to be a judge on X Factor.
Ricky Martin has released an album and it was out on 10th February. It debuted at No.1 in the US and on Puerto Rican music charts. After being selected as the new judge Ricky said that he was really happy with the appointment.
He believes that the American community needs musical projects in order to find good talented musicians. He believes that it is the perfect time for the show La Banda. He believes that America is full of talent and they will find that talent with the help of this new show.
La Banda’s president believes that Ricky is a great addition to their team as he is a great producer, actor and a singer. Ricky Martin was speaking to Billboard and he said that Latin America has been waiting for over a generation for such a show.
Ricky Martin and Simon Cowell will find the perfect Latin boyband in this show and Ricky believes that the market is ripe. He believes that such phenomenon’s happen every decade and believes now is the time.
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Ricky said that he would have loved it if he had such a platform when he was coming up as a singer. He believes Simon’s brutal honesty will only help the show reach great heights. You can register your band with the show and auditions will start from March 7th in LA.