Polito Vega celebrates 50 years on the radio


SBS’s Polito Vega, better known as the “King of Radio,” will be honored for his 50 years on radio with a two day concert series organized by WPAT- 93.1 FM Amor and WSKQ- 97.9 FM Mega in NYC. The concerts will be held on Friday, August 28th and Saturday, August 29th at Madison Square Garden. Each concert will start at 8:00 p.m. Polito Vega has consistently, for decades, occupied the first place spot for listenership for his show “Salsa con Polito,” which is transmitted every Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., only on La Mega 97.9

On Friday August 28th at 8:00 p.m., Amor 93.1 will present Polito’s first Mega concert celebration highlighted by an appearance of international renowned singer Juanes. On Saturday, August 29th at 8:00 p.m., Mega 97.9 will present the second Mega concert in Polito’s honor. This concert will be full of “energetic salsa music,” “merengue” and “sazón.”

The masters of ceremonies for both concerts will be Mega TV talents Fernando del Rincón and Alexis Valdés, who will without a doubt keep the audience entertained throughout the event. Radio hosts Gloria B. and “Tony and Los Lunáticos” from Amor 93.1 and Alex Sensation, El Jukeo, DJ Lobo and J.I. Star from Mega 97.9 will also be participating in the two day concert celebration.