The main talents of Latin music showed their movements in a different scenario than usual, a basketball court in Las Vegas, where the first Roc Nation Latin Roc Da Court Celebrity Basketball Game was held. The teams had stars like Diplo, DJ Snake, will.i.am, benny white, Sebastian Yatra, Reik, Tainy, Mozart La Para and more.
“It’s exciting to be able to offer a different experience to the Latino industry, and more importantly, to use our influence to spread the message of the great work that Boys & Girls Club is doing,” said Lex Borrero, Executive Vice President and Director of Roc Nation Latin. “I am grateful to all of my celebrity friends, the media, industry partners and our amazing team of Roc, Puma, and Saints & Winner for helping us make a resounding success last night.
The two teams were made up of these artists and coaches:
Under the direction of DJ Snake, ‘La Familia’ defeated ‘El Combo’ 57 to 37 in the event sponsored by Puma. Leading ‘La Familia’ to victory was Latin trap artist Micky Woodz, who scored almost the same amount of points as the other combined team, an impressive 32 points that made him the MVP of the game. . On the other side, with 20 points Jesse Huerta from Jesse and Joy was the main scorer of “El Combo”, a team led by singer and rapper Mozart La Para.
Some Boys & Girls Club youth who attended using T-shirts with the logo of the organization were supporting the celebrities who showed their elegant game on the court. They also had the opportunity to meet and interact with their favorite stars.