The Colombian idol receives a triple platinum plaque for the success of “La Bachata” in the United States
With his first single in the bachata genre, «La Bachata,» the singer and composer Manuel Turizo, part of the record label La Industria INC, «sweeps» and takes over one of the most significant platforms for Spanish music: Latin Billboard Awards.
Manuel Turizo’s artistic career has seen a before and after with the release of «La Bachata.» With this song, written by Edgar Barrera, Andrés Jael Correa Ríos, Juan Diego Medina Vélez, Luis Miguel Gómez Castaño and Manuel Turizo himself, the singer was able to show the world his incredible musical and interpretative diversity and the fact that his skill transcends musical genres. The song has amassed more than 152 million views on YouTube and has topped numerous international music charts.
The singer performed «La Bachata» today on the stage of the 2022 Billboard Awards in front of an enthusiastic huge crowd from the Watsco Center in Miami, Florida. This is the first time Turizo has performed this song in the United States.
The singer also got a nice surprise from his team when they gave him a triple platinum plaque for the success of “La Bachata» in the US.
«Words cannot adequately explain how grateful I am at this moment. This accomplishment makes me incredibly delighted; it was a tremendous team effort. Thank you so much”, the artist said.