Over the past few weeks Pitbull has been teasing us fans via twitter with lyrics to his upcoming single titled ‘Fireball’ which will feature John Ryan. Today, he revealed the official artwork and released the single on iTunes which will be the first from his fall 2014 album, Globalization. Enjoy and post in the comments section what you think about the song.
After his last single and hit, “Wild Wild Love”, Pitbull is back with his LATEST Spanglish single titled “Como Yo Le Doy” with Dominican artist Don Miguelo (which was posted back in April). The single is now available on iTunes, and if you need help with translation, there is also a lyrics video provided below (Thanks, Pitbull!).
In other music news, Pitbull will also be featured on an upcoming “anthem” with Don Omar called “Que Rico Es”. it promises to have a very “Pure Miami” sound.
Don Omar tweeted today:
— DON OMAR (@DONOMAR) July 9, 2014
Just a few quick updates and reminders for this week… Will post if any new updates arise. Be sure to follow the website on twitter @PitbullSource for the latest and breaking Pitbull news!
- Don’t forget to catch Pitbull on TV this week:
• Jimmy Fallon – June 20 (NBC, 11:35 PM/EST)
• CNN Spotlight Special (CNN, 10 PM/EST)
- The music video for Pitbull, JLo, & Claudia Leitte’s “We Are One” has officially hit 100M views which makes it VEVO Certified! Not only that, but “We Are One” is currently the most downloaded song on iTunes! It’s number one in Brazil as well as 37 other countries worldwide!
- JLo’s album A.K.A. will be released tomorrow (available on iTunes) which has the track “Booty” with Pitbull, produced by Diplo.
- The lyrics video for DJ Felli Fel’s “Have Some Fun” (ft. Pitbull, Juicy J, & CeeLo Green) has now been released. You can get the song on iTunes!
Here is a weekly-round up of all the Pitbull news from over the week… any new updates will also be posted here.
In Case You Missed It…
- If you feel like shopping (and what girl doesn’t), Pitbull’s official shop opened on Tuesday offering a promo code DALE24 for 15% off + other perks. Everything from shirts to bags to keychains, cups, floor mats, including his newest fragrances for men & women are up for grabs. For updates, follow the shop on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Check out ShopPitbull.com for more!
- Video and Photo highlights from the 2014 BBMAs.
- As reported on Tuesday (via twitter), Pitbull will be appearing on Jimmy Fallon Thursday, June 19 apart of Fallon Tonight’s road trip to Universal Studios Orlando. Tickets for the event went fast, but there are other ways to obtain tickets if you missed out.
- In an interview with Enrique Santos, singer Marc Anthony talks about working with, as well as his friendship with Pitbull.
- The official music video for ‘We Are One’ (Pitbull ft. Jennifer Lopez & Claudia Leitte) has hit over 25 million views on YouTube in just one week of its release.
Tour and Tickets
- If you haven’t got your tickets for the Enrique/Pitbull Fall Tour (see side for a list of tour dates), there are plenty that are still available. There was also another date added to Toronto, Canada (Day 2). Tickets for this show go on sale May 30. If they are coming to your area, be sure to follow & check your local radio stations, they may be giving away tickets.
- The Pitbull concert tickets for Aug. 23 at the New York State Fair also went on sale today!
- Also, UK fans! Tickets for the Fusion Festival are still for sale. Pitbull will be there Saturday, August 30.
- Pitbull will be featured on another JLo track called ‘Booty’ produced by Diplo on Jennifer’s upcoming album, A.K.A. which debuts June 17th. It is available for pre-order.
Lots of remixes release this week:
- Sophia Del Carmen release the official remix to her single, ‘Lipstick’ featuring Pitbull on iTunes.
- The Jump Smokers have done it again with another remix, this time to ‘Wild Wild Love’. Listen here.
- Of course no remix is complete with out Pitbull jumping in on it, right? Check him out in Jerrod Niemann’s “Drink to That (All Night)” mash-up which you can purchase on iTunes.
- Just a reminder, KEEP VOTING for Pitbull at the Premio Juventud awards. He’s up for Favorite Hit, Urban Artist, & Super Tour. All nominees will be revealed on Thursday, July 17 on the Univision network, so tune in!
If you couldn’t get enough of Becky G & Pitbull, here’s more! The official music video for the track has been released (which you can see below). ‘Can’t Get Enough’ (from Becky’s Play It Again EP) is now available on iTunes in English Español!
Check out Pitbull sharing a clip of ‘We Are One‘ the official Word Cup anthem, on ABC’s Good Morning America this morning.
Pitbull will perform the song alongside JLo and Claudie Leitte at this year’s Billboard Music Awards on May 18 as well as at the opening World Cup ceremony on June 12 in Sao Paulo.
Exciting and breaking news this morning!
During the Billboard award festivities, Jennifer will also be performing her latest single, “First Love” (currently available on iTunes) AND will be receive Billboard’s Icon Award – congrats JLo!
Pitbull is nominated for 2 awards at this year’s show – Top Rap Artist and Top Rap Song (for “Timber”). The show will air Sunday, May 18th on NBC at 8pm/7c
The duo, along with Brazilian singer, Claudia Leitte will be performing at the World Cup opening in Brazil on June 12.
For Santana’s upcoming album Corazón, he invited an array of Latin and non-Latin superstars to be apart of his very first, full-length Latin album.
Of course, Mr. Worldwide was on the list – and making history in the process. Together, with the help of The Cataracts, they re-invited and updated Santana’s 1970 hit single, “Oye Como Va”.
*I will be updating the audio as soon as it is available*
THIS WEEK! Pitbull will be attending and performing Wild Wild Love with G.R.L. at the very first iHeartRadio Music Awards on Thursday, May 1st. He is also up for “Best Collaboration” with Timber ft. Kesha. Voting ended last Friday. Tune in to watch on NBC starting at 8 pm/est.
Here is a weekly-round up of all the brief Pitbull news and updates that happened over the week…
In case you missed it…
- The Latin Billboard Music Awards aired on Telemundo last Thursday. Pitbull wasn’t in attendance unfortunately, but Enrique did give him a shout out during his award acceptance speech.
Concert Calendar Update
A few dates were announced for concerts:
- Pitbull will be headed to the UK to perform at the Fusion Festival in Birmingham on Saturday, August 30th. Tickets are on sale now.
- He will also be doing shows at a few fair grounds around the country as well in Indiana, Illinois, and New York.
Tickets for Indiana go on sale tomorrow and Illinois May 3rd.
Enrique/Pitbull Fall Tour News
- Enrique announced officially at the Billboard Latin Conference last week that singer J Balvin will be joining him and Pitbull on tour this fall (he also tweeted this). When he was in Barbados, Enrique said that the tour will be starting in September 19 in Canada. Other outlets are reporting that the tour will start September in New Jersey with 25 dates across the US and Canada.
- For JLo’s upcoming album, there will be a track called “Big Booty” produced by Diplo and will feature Pitbull!
Vote for Pitbull
- Here is another chance for you to vote for Pitbull. He is nominated along with JLO for his collaboration on “Live It Up” for Best Collaboration Video at this year’s MTV Japan Music Awards – click here to vote. Voting ends May 28.
- The Turn Up the Voli contest is still going. Keep submitting and voting for your favorite photos to win a chance to meet Pitbull!
Listen to a snippet from an upcoming single from Pitbull ft. Don Miguelo called “Como Yo Le Doy”. It’s a Spanglish remake of Don Miguelo’s original (which you can now purchase on iTunes). Thanks to Mr. 305 Inc’s Yvette Medina for posting!
Big congratulations goes to Pitbull for being a finalist at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards! Pitbull is nominated for not one, but TWO awards! Pitbull will be up against Jay-Z, Drake, Eminem, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis for Top Rap Artist & for Best Rap Song (Timber ft. Kesha) against Jay z, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (two songs), and Eminem.
Pitbull is also nominated for “Social Artist of the Year” at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards which will broadcast live from Miami April 24 on the Telemundo network.
The Billboard Music Awards will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, May 18th 8pm/7c on the ABC network!
“Put your flags up in the sky!” Only 65 more days until the kick off of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil and what better way to countdown the days with some music! The official world cup song with Pitbull featuring Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte was released yesterday on iTunes in several countries! You can purchase it here or listen to it below.
The track is apart of the One Love, One Rhythm – The 2014 FIFA World Cup Official Album and is already #2 on the Brazilian iTunes charts! The video will be released soon (check out behind the scenes photos) and the trio will also be performing at the opening world cup ceremony on June 12th!
Pitbull ft. Jennifer Lopez & Claudia Leitte – We Are One (Ole Ola) – (Olodum Mix)
If you’re seeking new music to get through today’s traffic jam or to get your weekend party started early, two HOT Latino albums (featuring our very own Pitbull) dropped on iTunes this morning. Enrique Iglesias’ long awaited album ‘Sex and Love‘ and Wisin’s (of Wisin y Yandel) ‘El Regreso Del Sobreviviente’ are now available for purchase.
Peaking at #13 on the iTunes album charts, ‘Sex and Love’ LP features two tracks with Pitbull: the hit-single “I’m a Freak” and “Let Me Be Your Lover”. The album has both a regular and deluxe edition. Enrique also announced yesterday that he will be on tour with Pitbull this fall!
Wisin’s ‘El Regreso’ features the song “Control” with Pitbull and Chris Brown.
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Who’s ready for an all new Pitbull tour!? Yes, most of us fans are and have been wondering and waiting for news to break! Well, yesterday we partly got our wish! Pitbull stated that he was working on an all new tour on twitter (this could mean for the summer and also for the upcoming fall):
working on new touring plans
— Pitbull (@pitbull) March 16, 2014
TODAY (literally), we got more information regarding this upcoming tour from Enrique Iglesias from his appearance on NBC’s TODAY show (thanks to Kris via Twitter)!
Moments after, Enrique officially confirmed by tweeting and posting a video that he will indeed be touring this fall with Mr. Worldwide! YAY!
No dates and locations have publicly been announced as of yet. This should be a very exciting fall tour for both Pitbull & Enrique fans as this isn’t the first time the two have toured together. Enrique’s Sex and Love album comes out tomorrow on iTunes (already available in several countries) and Pitbull is featured on two tracks, “I’m a Freak” & “Let Me Be Your Lover”.
It’s that time of the year again for the 2014 Premios Juventud Awards (remember last year’s event?)! The PJ Awards highlights the best in “Todos Latinos” (everything Latino) in the categories of movies, music, sports, television, and pop culture! They are once again, allowing the fans to nominate their favorites! Obviously, our favorite is Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull and here are several categories where you can nominate him:
The Perfect Combination (La Combinación Perfecta) – two or more artists
The Sticky (La Más Pegajosa) – song you cannot get out of your head
The Toco All (Lo Toco Todo) – favorite CD
Favorite Music Video (Mi Video Favorito) – nominate your favorite Pitbull music video from this year
Favorite Urban Artist (Mi Artista Urbano) – nominate Pitbull as “favorite urban artist”
Favorite Hitmaker – category for a non-Hispanic artist (Pitbull has worked with a few recently)
Favorite Hit – a song in English (Pitbull has done these)
Follow Me The Buenos (Síganme Los Buenos) – artist who connects with their fans via social media
Pitbull & Enrique Iglesias
Pitbull & Austin Mahone
Pitbull & Kesha
Pitbull & G.R.L.
“I’m a Freak” (Enrique Iglesias ft. Pitbull)
“Wild Wild Love” ft. G.R.L. (song)
“Timber” with Kesha (song, video)
Sex & Love (Enrique Iglesias, album)
Global Warming Meltdown (album)
MMM Yeah with Austin Mahone (song, video, non-hispanic artist)
“Noche No Termina” (song)
*Anything else it’s YOUR choice!*
- The deadline for nominations will be March 30th at 11:59 PM+EST to get all of you nominations in! You can vote by vising the official Premios Juventud website (you must log-in via e-mail, Twitter, or Facebook) or via mobile. The names will be revealed on May 1, 2014 and the show will air Thursday, July 17 on the Univision network.
NOMINATE PITBULL NOW!
And just for old times sake: