Bronx native, Latin superstar Romeo Santos announces July concert at Yankee Stadium

The 32-year-old Bachata performer will take to the stage on July 12. (2/24/14)

THE BRONX - A Latin superstar from the Bronx will be bringing Bachata to the ballpark this summer.

Romeo Santos was at Yankee Stadium Monday, announcing that he'll be the very first Latino artist to headline a concert there. 

The 32-year-old is the former lead singer of the Bachata group Adventura. 

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The opportunity is a dream come true for Santos, who said he never imaged being able to return to his home for such a performance. 

He’ll take the stage on July 12

For an extended video of the concert announcement, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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