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Marco Antonio Solis

20120810 Marco Antonio SolisMarco Antonio Solís Photo courtesy: Kike San Martin Photography Inc.Heart throb and Mexican icon Marco Antonio Solís makes an appearance at State Farm Arena in Hidalgo on Friday, Aug. 31, at 8 p.m. with a guest appearance by Natalia Jimena. The doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets prices range from $49 to $150.

As a songwriter, Solís has 300 songs to his credit. As a man with the talent to sing, he’s sold over 80 million records.

Solís was born in Ario de Rosales, Michoacán, Mexico and began singing at age six with his cousin Joel Solís as Los Hermanitos Solís. He went on to form Los Bukis which helped to bring him to the forefront in North, Central and South American and then went solo in 1995.

He’s been one of the most prolific Latin American musicians and has achieved success in the United States with over 30 releases making Billboard's Hot Latin Tracks chart, including multiple number one hits and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Solís adds the title of record producer to his list of talents. His producing credentials include working with Anaís, Enrique Iglesias, Ana Bárbara, Olga Tañón and more.

In addition to his State Farm Arena appearance, he’s currently wheeling across the U.S. on the Latino powerhouse “GIGANT3S” tour co-headlining with Marc Anthony and Chayanne.

Get tickets at the State Farm box office in Hidalgo between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, or call 843-6688. Tickets are also available at or by calling 800-745-3000.

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