Nov 21

The Mexillennial music icon JOSS FAVELA is chosen for Forbes Magazine “30 under 30”

The Mexillennial music icon


is chosen for

Forbes Magazine

“30 under 30”



This prestigious list includes talent like Kevin Systrom, LeBron James and Kate McKinnon


MIAMI, FL (November 21, 2018 ) – One of the most successful composers of the millennial Mexican artists, Joss Favela, has been CHOSEN for the prestigious Forbes Magazine “30 under 30”, a list that recognizes young entrepreneurs and their achievements. Although this recognition has taken the Sinaloan singer-songwriter by surprise, the reality is that his growth in the music in the Mexican regional scene has been an unprecedented one. At 27 years old he has been named “Composer of the Year” for three consecutive years in the ASCAP Awards. In addition, he was named as one of the artists of the moment at 20 years old in the Billboard Hot Latin Acts list and has become an icon in the music industry as one of the most influential singers and producers in this new era of regional Mexican music.

Forbes Magazine prestigious list which has been carried out since 2012 and includes great personalities such as Kevin Systrom, LeBron James, Kate McKinnon, among others. This list not only includes great leaders of America but also young entrepreneurs from Asia and Europe.

The Sinaloan singer , who continues to take his music and career to another level, has had an extraordinary growth with his successes and collaborations with world-renowned artists. His single “Me Hubieras Dicho”, released earlier this year, became the biggest radio success of his career, reaching #2 on the “Regional Mexican Songs” of Billboard, and exceeding 40 million streams on YouTube. Currently, Joss Favela promoting his latest single “Pienso en Ti” with Latin superstar Becky G, this will be part of his upcoming album “Caminando” and was released along with a music video. Three weeks after its release, the video clip already has more than 9 million views on YouTube. The single is available on all digital musical platforms through Sony Music Latin.

Joss Favela began his professional career as a composer and producer. From his debut album, Hecho A Mano (2016), four hits were released, “Me Gusta Verte Arrepentida”, “Cuando Fuimos Nada”, “Por Qué No Te Enamoras” and “Bonita”. “Cuando Fuimos Nada” became his calling card, surpassing 82 million views on his YouTube / VEVO channel. Thanks to the album’s success, Joss received two Latin GRAMMY® nominations and one GRAMMY® nomination, and in November 2017 Joss Favela won the Pride Latino Prize presented by Honda as part of the Los Angeles Radio Awards.

The exclusive “30 under 30” list from Forbes Magazine is available online and you can see the complete list HERE. The magazine will be available for sale on newstands next week. If you want to follow the story you can use the hashtag #ForbesUnder30 on Twitter and Facebook.

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