Breakout star Rebecca Marie Gomez, better known as Becky G, took YouTube by storm in 2011 remixing then-current hits in her own style, rapping her own words over the songs, caught the attention of veteran songwriter/producer Dr. Luke who quickly signed the then-14-year-old to his own Kemosabe Records, an imprint of Sony Music Entertainment. Now 17, she announced on August 20 details of her debut album on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show.
“We’re in finish-the-album time right now,” she explained to JoJo and Ellen K. “We have all the songs and lyrics and what-not. Now it’s just getting the final vocals and making sure everything is perfect.”
Becky G also stated she, and her label, plan for an October release, around the time she will be on Katy Perry’s Prismatic World Tour, October 10-18.
Becky G has lined up quite an impressive tour schedule, along with supporting Perry in mid October, she will join Demi Lovato’s World Tour starting September 14-28, and will open up for Jason Derulo’s Talk Dirty month-long tour of the East Coast October 21 through November 2.
Since she got signed in 2011, Becky G has co-written hit from Cody Simpson and several guest appearances on singles later, Becky G released an EP Play It Again, became the face of Covergirl, and landed on the cover of Latina Magazine with American singer Jasmine V. Se released hit single “Shower” in April of this year, which peaked at #16 on the Billboard Hot 100.
BECKY G ON DEMI LOVATO'S WORLD TOUR DATES:
9/14 Miami, FL American Airline Arena
9/15 Orlando, FL Amway Center
9/17 New Orleans, LA Kiefer Uno Lakefront Arena
9/19 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
9/21 Tulsa, OK BOK Center
9/23 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
9/25 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
9/27 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center
9/28 San Diego Viejas Arena
BECKY G ON PRISMATIC WORLD TOUR DATES:
10/10 Houston, TX Toyota Center
10/11 Houston, TX Toyota Center
10/14 Monterrey, Mexico Arena Monterrey
10/15 Monterrey, Mexico Arena Monterrey
10/17 Mexico City, Mexico Palacio de los Deportes
10/18 Monterrey, Mexico Palacio de los Deportes
BECKY G ON TALK DIRTY TOUR DATES:
10/21 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom
10/22 New York, NY Best Buy Theater
10/24 Boston, MA Orpheum
10/26 Wallingford, CT The Dome @ Oakdale
10/28 Silver Springs, MD Fillmore
10/29 Myrtle Beach, SC House of Blues
10/30 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
11/1 St. Petersburg, FL Jannus Live
11/2 Miami, FL Fillmore