Fat Joe Co-Founds Libertad Music Festival, Nore, Pitbull On Board

Rappers Fat Joe, Pitbull, Nore and a slew of other upcoming Latin artists are

scheduled to perform at the first ever Libertad Music Festival.

The festival was co-founded

by Fat Joe and Catalyst Entertainment and will showcase some the unique sounds

of Chicano/Mexican Hip-Hop, Reggaeton, Latin and South American beats.

The Libertad Music Festival aims to help Latino acts further their fan base

and give fans a closer look at some of their favorite artists.

This first ever national

tour will make stops in Miami, Dallas, New York and Los Angeles.

Tickets for the event can

be purchased through www.ticketmaster.com and www.latinotickets.com.

Catalyst Entertainment

was founded in 2003 and is an entertainment marketing company specializing in

developing events and original entertainment targeting multicultural and youth


Dates include:

Miami: Sunday, August 14th

2005 at the Amphitheater at Bay Front Park.

Dallas: Sunday, August 21st

2005 at Artist Square Park.

New York: Sunday, September

3rd 2005 at Hammerstein Ballroom.

Los Angeles: Date to be

announced shortly