In Previous News... Ricky Martin to attend San Sebastián Street Festival
Puerto Rican entertainer Ricky Martin will come to Puerto Rico during the San Sebastián Street Festival in Old San Juan.
The popular festival, now in its 38th year, will honor Martin for his international singing career and charitable work for children.
"Living this emotion with my people is a priority. I feel very fortunate and thankful for starting 2008 this way, that is why we will be on Thursday at the San Sebastián Street Festival sharing the moment with my people,” Martin said, according to published reports.
The San Sebastián Street Festival is a raucous four-day celebration that attracts thousands to the cobblestone streets of Old San Juan.
The ex-Menudo member has long been one of Puerto Rico's top-selling artists. His hits include "Livin' la Vida Loca" and "She Bangs."
Martin created the nonprofit Ricky Martin Foundation to advocate for children's rights. He has also spoken out against human trafficking, especially the trafficking of children.