February 8, 2021, Guerneville, CA – Corbel California Champagne and world-renowned pop star Anitta are joining forces to offer a carnival like no other. February 16 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, Anitta will host a virtual concert that will be broadcast on her YouTube, Facebook and Twitter channels to bring the spirit of carnival into the living room.
A joyous and energetic event throughout Latin America, Carnival celebrates the arrival of spring between February and March. Carnival celebrates life and culture with parades and street parties where music, dance, food and elaborate costumes and masks intermingle.
A perennial star of the Rio Carnival and native Brazilian, Anitta brings an unparalleled authenticity to the Corbel Carnival and the Latin American community. Billboard has named Anitta one of the world’s 15 most influential musicians on social media. Her debut trilingual album was released in 2019 with songs in Spanish, Portuguese and English, and she is currently working on completing her highly anticipated 2021 album. Anita will perform her most popular songs at the Corbel Carnival Virtual Concert, including her latest singles “Me Gusta” and “Loco.”
“I am excited to partner with Corbel to bring this festive celebration of Latin culture to life with a virtual concert,” Anitta said. “There is usually only one rule with carnival, and that is fun. We hope you will enjoy an unforgettable show wherever you are!
Create your own carnival at home by turning on the Korbel Carnival virtual concert and enjoy the transition to warmer weather with the KORBEL Sweet Heat cocktail!
CORBEL Sweet Heat
- 1/4 cup CORBEL Sweet Rosé
- 5 strawberries
- 3 pieces of jalapeño
- 1 1/2 ounces of strawberry puree
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- Mix 3 slices of jalapeño with 2 sliced strawberries.
- Add the champagne and stir.
- Pour in the liquid, then add the simple syrup, strawberry puree and 2-3 more strawberries.
- Use a blender to blend all ingredients with ice. Serve and enjoy.
Listen to “Loco” HERE and watch the exciting music video HERE.
ON THE RAVEN:
Corbel Champagne Cellars, founded in 1882 in the Russian River Valley of Sonoma County, produces the most popular method of champagne in the United States. The true measure of Korbel’s success in its 138-year history is its influence on American consumers and its presence at various celebrations over the years. Korbel has been owned by the Heck family since 1954 and currently produces eleven California Champagne wines and a limited number of still wines. In a separate plant, Korbel also produces one of the best-known cognacs in the country. Please drink responsibly. ©2021 F. Korbel & Brothers, Guerneville, Sonoma County, California. Manufacturer of California quality champagne for 139 years.
Since her arrival in Brazil six years ago, Anitta has become the leading interpreter of the new generation of Latin music. Brazil’s biggest pop star, she has 51 million subscribers on Instagram and more than 15 million subscribers on YouTube, with more than 5.2 billion views. Anitta was named one of the world’s 15 most influential musicians on social media by Billboard. In July 2013, she released her self-titled debut album, Anitta, which featured 14 new songs, most of which were written by her. Anitta’s second album, Ritmo Perfeito, was released in July 2014, followed by her third album, Bang, in 2016. The album featured 15 original tracks, and the music video for the album title, Bang, has been viewed more than 404 million times since its release. Her latest album, Kisses, was released in April 2019 and is Anitta’s first trilingual album with songs in Spanish, Portuguese and English. Kisses was nominated for Best Urban Album at the 2019 Latin GRAMMY® Awards. Since 2014, Anitta has been nominated for “Best Brazilian Act” at the MTV Europe Music Awards for five consecutive years. It was the highlight of the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, where she performed alongside Brazilian singer/songwriters Gilberto Gil and Caetano Veloso. Anitta has been on the cover of numerous magazines including Vogue Brazil, Marie Claire Brazil, GQ Mexico and GQ Brazil. Anitta has collaborated with Madonna, Major Lazer, J. Balvin, Diplo, Ozuna, Maluma and many others. Most recently, she published Tócame. Arcangel & De La Ghetto”, “Fuego” featuring DJ Snake and Sean Paul, and “Me Gusta” feat. Cardi B & Myke Towers. Anita is currently in the studio recording her fifth album, which will be released in English, Spanish and Portuguese on Warner Records.