Lila Downs to perform at Univision's 'Rise Up as One' Concert

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Thursday October 06, 2016

From Billboard

Luis Coronel, Andra Day, Lila Downs & More to Perform at Univision’s ‘Rise Up as One’ Concert

Univision and Fusion announced Wednesday (Oct. 5) the star-studded lineup for their “Rise Up as One” concert, billed as a celebration of music, diversity and unity.

The show will include performances by Luis Coronel, Andra Day, Lila Downs, Miguel Bosé, Fonseca, Jesse & Joy, Jorge Drexler, Lupillo Rivera, Alejandro Sanz, Los Tigres del Norte, Juanes, Julieta Venegas, and Carlos Vives.

Staged along the U.S./Mexico border in San Diego, California, the free concert will wrap up the event taking place Oct. 15. It will broadcast live on Univision in Spanish and on Fusion in English at 7 p.m. ET.

“The U.S.-Mexico border provides the perfect stage for this amazing event and is a way to highlight diversity and inclusion, despite borders,” said Camila Jiménez Villa, Co-President and Chief Content Officer at Fusion Media Group, in a statement. “This location and our incredible lineup of award-winning artists will celebrate, through the power of music, the connectedness of our world and the positivity that occurs when we show empathy, respect and openness to one another.”

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