This past weekend was released through the cyber network that the Cuban producer Emilio Estefan and his wife, singer Gloria Estefan, planning a Spanish version of the recently reformulated authorship charity song by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie We Are The World, also to benefit earthquake victims in Haiti.At that time only confirmed it had taken for the shares of Jennifer Lopez, Gloria Estefan, Jon Secada, Shakira, Ricky Martin, Paulina Rubio and Marc Anthony. But the list of participating artists will be much larger and appear the same as Puerto Rican singers Gilberto Santa Rosa, Olga TanonTito El Bambino, Ednita Nazario, Daddy Yankee, Luis Fonsi, Kany García and maybe Elvis Crespo, among others.
This was confirmed today in an interview with Primera Hora David Naranjo, Estefan family publicist.Naranjo said that once the producer Emilio Estefan obtained permission from Lionel Richie to write the topic in Spanish (under the name of We are the world), he began working at full steam in the recording of the single with the blessing and help of Quincy Jones, producer of the first and second editions of the item.
The recording will take place tomorrow, Friday at American Airlines Practice Court in Miami, Florida taking advantage of the situation of the Premios Lo Nuestro and will be released on March 1 on the Cristina Show on Univision. It is expected that as part of this initiative, Univision also send a special that will include video footage of the subject and the making off."The impact of the issue now it will be global," said Estefan to Billboard.biz.Thalia, Alejandro and Vicente Fernandez, David Archuleta, Carlos Santana, Andy García, Pitbull, AB Quintanilla, Ricardo Montaner and Taboo of Black Eyed Peas also participate in the Latin recording of We Are The World by Haiti.
How cool that this video will not only premier on the Cristina Show on Univision, but Univision will also be airing a "making of" special of this recording!!