On August 13, Florida Marlins Baker Concrete Super Saturday will feature a post-game performance by reggaeton duo R.K.M and Ken-Y. First pitch versus the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants is set for 7:10 p.m. at Sun Life Stadium (2267 Dan Marino Blvd., Miami, 33056).
JosÃ© Nieves (R.K.M) and Kenny Vasquez (Ken-Y), both of Gurabo, Puerto Rico, are a Grammy Award-nominated reggaeton duo. They started their music career in high school when inspired by the explosion of reggaeton music in the 90’s. Winning The Draft, a contest for upcoming Latin artists, their success caught the eyes of Raphy Pina, and they were quickly signed to his label and a year later released “Masterpiece.” The album was nominated for Premio Lo Nuestro of 2007. Their first hit single was “Down” reached #1 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart in 2006. R.K.M & Ken-Y have worked with artists such as Cruzito, Don Omar, Daddy Yankee, JosÃ© Feliciano, Pitbull, Hector “El Father”, David Bisbal, Chino y Nacho, Hector “El Torito.” They released their latest album, Forever on February 15, 2011.
Each of the Florida Marlins’ 11 Saturday home games this year is designated as a â€œSuper Saturday.â€ The highlight of each â€œSuper Saturdayâ€ is a post-game concert/show featuring internationally-acclaimed recording artists. The concert is free with each ticket purchased for that evening’s game. Baker Concrete Super Saturdays also include pregame parties at The Strike Zone at Gate H featuring celebrity, player and alumni autograph sessions, appearances from Billy The Marlin, Lil’ Billy, the Mermaids and Manatees, special prizes, live TV/radio broadcasts and giveaways.