The group consists of Joel Pimentel, Richard Camacho, Erick Brian Colón, Christopher Vélez, and Zabdiel De Jesús. They won a five-year recording contract with Sony Music Latin after becoming the winning competitors of the first season of La Banda. The band toured with Ricky Martin.
About CNCO in brief
CNCO is a Latin American boy band based in Miami. The group consists of Joel Pimentel, Richard Camacho, Erick Brian Colón, Christopher Vélez, and Zabdiel De Jesús. They won a five-year recording contract with Sony Music Latin after becoming the winning competitors of the first season of La Banda. The band toured with Ricky Martin. They released their first album, Primera Cita on August 26, 2016, which included the hit \”Reggaetón Lento \”. The group released their self-titled second album, on April 6, 2018. Their debut EP Que Quiénes Somos, containing the singles \”De Cero\” and \”Pegao\” featuring Manuel Turizo, was released on October 11, 2019. Both albums debuted at number one on the Billboard Top Latin Albums and the top 40 onThe Billboard 200, while the EP debuted within the Top 15 of the former chart. On August 23, the group asked fans to locate hotspots for songs from their upcoming album,’Latin Go’, inspired by Pokémon Go. On its release date on its date, the band met with the fans while traveling with the singer Ricky Martin, while traveling in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and parts of South America. They performed at the Premios Juventud and won five for the Most – \”Tan Fácil\”, My PopRock Artist Producers’ Choice Award, My Favorite Twitter Celebrity, and My Favorite Fan-Army; they also performed at a ceremony.
On July 13, they were nominated for six awards, at PremiosJuventud, including My Favorite New Boy Band Poll, for the song, ‘Tan Félix’ The band was formed on the finale of the show, on December 13, 2015, when they received their name, which alludes to the Spanish word for five, \”cinco\”, and is pronounced in English as it is spelled: \”C-N-C-O. On February 12, CNCO started touring as opening acts on Ricky Martin’s One World Tour for some of his shows in the United States, including Hollywood, Florida San Juan, Puerto Rico and Chile. On May 13, their second single, ‘Quisiera’, peaked on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs at number 29, with its music video premiering on June 3. On June 3, they sang the national anthem at Yankee Stadium. The boys performed the song ‘Devuélveme Mi Corazón’ on the show’s finale, with performances by Pitbull, Fifth Harmony, Wisin, and a video congratulations from One Direction. They sang it again in Times Square at Univision’s Feliz 2016 New Year’s celebration. On January 29, they released their debut single, which debuted on Latin Rhythm Airplay at number 25, number 23 on the Hot Latin songs chart, and instantly topped the iTunes Latino charts, later peaking at number 1 on the Latin Airplay chart. The boys had to go through several phases to become the winners.