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TELEMUNDO UNITES FAMILIES WITH VIRTUAL STAR-STUDDED MUSIC SPECIAL, “CONCIERTO EN CASA,” SATURDAY, MARCH 21 AT 7PM ACROSS ALL PLATFORMS

The Unprecedented Primetime Special Will Feature Top Latino Artists Including J Balvin, Luis Fonsi, Alejandro Sanz, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, CNCO, Farruko, Prince Royce, Reik, Sofía Reyes, Carlos Vives, Wisin, Jesse and Joy, Alejandra Guzmán, Mau y Ricky, Camila, Emilia, Angela and Pepe Aguilar, Paulina Rubio, Raymix, Franco de Vita, Calibre 50, El Bebeto, Banda los Sebastianes, Banda el Recodo, Banda los Recoditos and Daniel Habif, among others

María Celeste Arrarás and Jorge Bernal To Co-Host the Family-Friendly Special That Will Bring Together Homebound Hispanic Families with Their Favorite Stars

MIAMI – March 19, 2020 – In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Telemundo presents “Concierto en Casa” (#ConciertoEnCasa), the first-of-its-kind all virtual music special on Spanish-language media, this Saturday, March 21 at 7pm/6C on Telemundo Network, UNIVERSO and across all its platforms. The family-friendly primetime special will bring together families across the country to enjoy musical performances and appearances by top Latin artists during these trying times. The star-studded line-up includes J Balvin, Luis Fonsi, Alejandro Sanz, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, CNCO, Farruko, Prince Royce, Reik, Sofía Reyes, Carlos Vives, Wisin, Jesse and Joy, Alejandra Guzmán, Mau y Ricky, Camila, Emilia, Angela and Pepe Aguilar, Paulina Rubio, Raymix, Franco de Vita, Calibre 50, El Bebeto, Banda los Sebastianes, Banda el Recodo, Banda los Recoditos and Daniel Habif among others, all appearing directly from their homes or studios. Co-hosted by Telemundo’s María Celeste Arrarás and Jorge Bernal, the show will offer Hispanic families and fans performances by their favorite artists at their own home to support and promote the country’s efforts to stop the spread of the virus.

“In the midst of this challenging crisis, we want to offer our viewers an uplifting family-friendly entertainment special they can enjoy together safely from their home,” stated Ronald Day, Executive Vice President of Entertainment for Telemundo. “We're grateful to the artists and performers who are helping us unite families across the country and who will have the opportunity to bring a message of solidarity and support to millions of Latinos going through uncertain times.”

In addition to the regular broadcast, audiences will be able to view the concert #ConciertoEnCasa on the Telemundo app available on Google Play Store and Apple Store.

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