On August 13, Florida Marlins Baker Concrete Super Saturday will feature a post-game performance by reggaeton duo R.K.M and Ken-Y. First pitch versus the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants .
José Nieves (R.K.M) and Kenny Vasquez (Ken-Y), both of Gurabo, Puerto Rico, are a Grammy Award-nominated reggaeton duo. They started their music career in high school when inspired by the explosion of reggaeton music in the 90′s. Winning The Draft, a contest for upcoming Latin artists, their success caught the eyes of Raphy Pina, and they were quickly signed to his label and a year later released “Masterpiece.” The album was nominated for Premio Lo Nuestro of 2007. Their first hit single was “Down” reached #1 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart in 2006. R.K.M & Ken-Y have worked with artists such as Cruzito, Don Omar, Daddy Yankee, José Feliciano, Pitbull, Hector “El Father”, David Bisbal, Chino y Nacho, Hector “El Torito.” They released their latest album, Forever on February 15, 2011.
Each of the Florida Marlins’ 11 Saturday home games this year is designated as a “Super Saturday.” The highlight of each “Super Saturday” is a post-game concert/show featuring internationally-acclaimed recording artists. The concert is free with each ticket purchased for that evening’s game. Baker Concrete Super Saturdays also include pregame parties at The Strike Zone at Gate H featuring celebrity, player and alumni autograph sessions, appearances from Billy The Marlin, Lil’ Billy, the Mermaids and Manatees, special prizes, live TV/radio broadcasts and giveaways.
Fans can enhance their “Super Saturday” experience by purchasing VIP “Pit Passes.” Available for $25 each at www.marlins.com/supersaturdays, the passes provide on-the-field access to the post-game concert. For more information on Super Saturdays and to purchase tickets, call 1-877-MARLINS or visit the Marlins’ official websites at www.marlins.com and www.marlinsbeisbol.com.Be sure to tell them Soul Of Miami sent you! Click here to sign up for the Soul Of Miami email list.