Sunday, April 21, 2024

Bad Bunny All Spanish Album Scores 183K Debut at Number 1, Should Drive “SNL” Ratings


Talk about timing!

Bad Bunny is the host and musical guest on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. Ratings should be through the roof.

The singer’s new album sold 183,000 copies this week via streaming. It finished at number 1 on the hitsdailydouble charts.

Mr. Bunny will be singing only in Spanish Saturday night. The album, “Nadie Sabe Lo Que Va a Pasar Manana,” from (real name) Benito Martínez Ocasio, is a Spanish Language release. or “Latin trap.” Ocasio is from Puerto Rico, where he’s turned into a bigger international star than Ricky Martin!

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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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