The new idol of the romantic urban movement, Jay Wheeler, for the first time on stage in Sovereign AwardsThe 36th edition will be held on Tuesday 15 June in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
This is how they made it known, by press release official, Dominican National Brewery (CND) and Society of Art Historians (Akroti). As part of the awards gala’s varied musical roster, event organizers have begun revealing presentations on the agenda since last week. The first international guest announced was, Jay Wheeler, who is considered one of the most promising exponents of Latin music due to his catchy lyrics and innovative musical suggestion. The executive production responsible for the 36th Edition award highlighted that the artist is very excited to be part of the most important night in Dominican art and culture, highlighting the significance of the award he has been awarded internationally. “The presentation of Jay Wheeler for the first time on the stage of the Premios Soberano will be a huge surprise, ensuring that it will meet the expectations of the artist’s fans in the country,” he said. Zumaya Cordero, of Caribbean Media World, executive producers of the award. The young Puerto Rican singer and songwriter rose to fame after his performance on the stage of “Las Justas” in Ponce, Puerto Rico (2019). This presentation quickly spread on social networks thanks to the emotional moment in which he could not contain his tears before the great acceptance from the audience.
Under the label Dynamic Recordings, Flow Music, from leading producer Reggaeton DJ NelsonHe released two albums: Platonic (2019) and Platonic (2020). From the latter follows the simple “Curiosity of” next to Mike Towers, the success has so far achieved a total of more than one billion digital copies, between YouTube and the major digital music platforms (including its original version and remixes), as well as triple platinum certification by the RIAA, triple platinum record in Spain, and reached number 21 in the global Spotify ranking. The song was on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart for 39 weeks, peaking at number five.
The 27-year-old artist, who is a native of Salinas, Puerto Rico, has received eight (8) nominations for Inspirational Artist of the Year at various awards: Premios Tu Música Urbano 2020, Premio Lo Nuestro 2021, iHeartRadio Music Awards 2021, and HEAT Latin Music Awards 2021. That was recently Winner of the “Best Latin Artist Delivery 2021” award“.
Wheeler, who also has a private involvement in the Caribbean Films-produced film, ‘Flo Callie’, has collaborated with famous advocates of Latin urban music, such as: Wesin, Mike Towers, Rao Alejandro, Jay Cortez, Lunai, Kendo Capone, Zion & Lennox, Archangel, De La Ghetto, Becky G, Bray, Pretiago, John “The All Star”, s Amenazzi, among other things.
Video of his latest promotional song, watch the ceilingIt debuted at #1 on trend in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, and #5 globally on YouTube, having already reached over 15 million views. Premios Soberano will be broadcast on June 15 at 7 p.m. on Color Vision and Dominican Television, for the United States and Puerto Rico.
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