NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — SiriusXM today announced the launch of "MixDown with Juan Magan," a new biweekly, bilingual show featuring today's hottest dance tracks, exclusive remixes and the best global club hits.
Hosted by Latin Grammy® nominated producer, singer and DJ Juan Magan, the one-hour show will feature many of his hit songs and many of his famous collaborations. "MixDown with Juan Magan" will also introduce songs from emerging
artists and showcase some of the biggest global hits for listeners nationwide to discover.
"MixDown with Juan Magan" will air biweekly- the first and third Friday of every month- beginning Friday, February 6 at 9:00 pm ET with replays on Wednesdays at 3:00 pm ET on SiriusXM La Mezcla, channel 149, and via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at www.siriusxm.com.
"Building on the worldwide popularity of EDM, we are excited to announce 'MixDown with Juan Magan,'" said Trinity Colon, VP of Music Programming, SiriusXM. "With the launch of Juan Magan's show, SiriusXM will deliver directly, in a bilingual setting, emerging dance music and more of the music our listeners love."
Juan Magan, long credited with penning the term
and popularizing "Electro Latino," is the leading figure of the genre. Magan has had a string of chart-topping hit singles and has worked with artists including Enrique Iglesias, Don Omar, Yandel, Zion & Lennox, Inna and Pitbull, among others, and has created exclusive remixes for Cris Cab, Shakira, Paulina Rubio, Juanes, Nelly Furtado, Bob Sinclair, and many more.
"I am very happy to be able to bridge the gap between my fans in the US and the world thanks to SiriusXM," said Juan Magan. "Let's dance together and let music guide us every day!"
"Juan Magan is an innovator in today's musical landscape. No other artist has been able to mix such a broad range of musical styles while maintaining a unique sound that's relevant in many parts of the world," said Pedro Guzman, Executive Vice President, Aftercluv Dance Lab/Universal
Music Latin America's new EDM label. "We are thrilled to see him at the forefront of the EDM revolution and applaud SiriusXM for providing such a fantastic platform for bilingual fans of EDM across America."
Juan Magan is a DJ, producer, and re-mixer of electronic music from Barcelona, Spain, internationally recognized for his contributions to the "Electro Latino" genre. He is an exclusive artist of AFTERCLUV, Universal Music Latin America's new EDM label. Magan holds the distinction of being the Spanish artist with the most successful tour with more than 100 concerts worldwide and approximately 1 million fans in attendance. He is also the Spanish EDM artist with the most followers on social media; his video "Mal de Amores" has been viewed more than 45 million times.
La Mezcla plays today's biggest hits in English and Spanish.
Listeners hear Pitbull, Iggy Azalea, Prince Royce, Taylor Swift, Shakira, David Guetta, 3BALL MTY, Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez and Bruno Mars among others.
Listeners can register for a 30-day trial to listen to SiriusXM Internet Radio on Android smartphones and other mobile devices.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
For more information on Juan Magan, please visit www.juanmagan.es.
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