J. Iglesias, G. Estefan Support JuanesAugust 27, 2009 | | Print |
HAVANA TIMES, Aug 27 – The list of major artists supporting Juanes Peace without Borders Concert in Cuba grew this week with the addition of Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Cuban-American Gloria Estefan.
The concert, which has stirred up considerable controversy in some Miami exile circles, is set to take place in Havana’s Plaza of the Revolution on Sept. 20.
Iglesias told a Colombian radio station that “the concert by Colombian singer Juanes in Cuba has no political objective and backed his intention to take “a message of affection and music” to the island, reported IPS.
Meanwhile, Estefan told Notimex that she supports Juanes decision to sing in Cuba saying: “I know Juanes has his heart in the right place and wants to do something in the name of peace.”