Don Omar Talks ‘Back to Reggaeton Tour,’ Guests & More: Video – Billboard

The primary time Don Omar went on tour in Spain, practically 25 years in the past, he needed to sing his breakout hits two and thrice each time he acquired onstage.

“I had no repertoire!” he admits to Billboard Information with amusing. Again then, Don Omar, actual title William Omar Landrón, was a 22-year-old who was hustling. “I got here from such a Puerto Rican style, such a road style, after which, these songs began to play in every single place.”

What a distinction a quarter-century makes. On March 7, Don Omar kicks off his Again to Reggaetón Tour on the Santander Enviornment in Studying, Pennsylvania, and can go on to play 25 main U.S. cities, ending April 21 on the Kaseya Heart in Miami, earlier than heading to Europe and Central America.



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This time, there might be no want for repeat performances.

“I’ve by no means had the chance to sing my total repertoire as a result of I by no means have sufficient time onstage. However this tour calls for two full hours of music,” Don Omar instructed Billboard‘s Leila Cobo throughout an unique interview previous to his tour. Again to Reggaetón, extremely, is Don Omar’s first main headlining tour in a decade and his first because the Kingdom Tour with Daddy Yankee in 2015.

This time round, there’s additionally associates knocking on the door.

“Many are demanding, ‘Don’t go away me out of this!’” he says. “And I’m treating that like a privilege. If, after 25 years of profession, your colleagues nonetheless really feel love, happiness and the will to share with you, you’ve carried out one thing proper.”

Whereas the specifics nonetheless must be ironed out, anticipate to see the likes of Tito El Bambino, Zion y Lennox and Wisin and Yandel someplace on the tour.

For Don Omar, it’s not a comeback; he’s been releasing a gradual provide of music for the previous two years. However, he says, it’s gratifying to see so many artists who he actually noticed develop as much as his music as established and nonetheless shut.

The primary one to consider absolutely in him, he recollects, was Ñengo Move, who early in his profession requested him to “current” him on his debut album. “It was the primary time I spotted, ‘They’re trying up at me.’ Ñengo was simply getting began. However I used to be simply getting began too.”

All these years later, “I’ve songs Jhay Cortez wrote for me 10 years in the past. And people issues make me see, I do have a duty. To see individuals like Jhay and Farruko, and everybody I’ve nice respect and admiration for, say they needed to be like me again within the day […] it’s one of many issues I like most.”

Don Omar can be testing new floor. His new EP, Again to Reggaetón, is out on his personal label, and he plans to print CD copies to promote as merch on tour, as a part of a broader effort to carry his music and himself even nearer to followers.

“Independence lets you put your personal concepts into observe,” he says. “I’m the product of a bunch of dangerous experiences that made me take motion and be taught the enterprise. In the present day, I could be unbiased. In the present day I’ve the financial and mental capability to take action.”

Watch the complete interview above.

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