Puerto Rican merengue superstar and Grammy award winner Elvis Crespo will be in Austin tonight for Univision’s presentation of the 8th annual Premios Texas at ACL Live. Even more exciting for Crespo’s fans in Austin, Crespo will headline the official Premios Texas after party at Club Escapade 2000. DJ Eclipse and DJ Misael HDZ share the bill.
Crespo’s claim to fame came in 1998 when his debut studio album, Suavemente, went platinum and earned him the Best Male Tropical/Salsa Album of the Year from Billboard magazine. He later went on to win a Grammy in 1999 for “Best Merengue Performance.” Currently Crespo is performing is support of his new album, Los Monsters.
Club Escapade 2000 is located at 6575 Decker Lane. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale at all Discotecas 2000 locations and at Super Mercado El Rancho. For more information call (512) 276-0255. Watch Crespo’s video for his single “Yo No Soy Un Monstruo” below.