Entravision To Air Jenni Rivera Tribute Shows
December 11, 2012 at 5:15 AM (PT)
ENTRAVISION COMMUNICATIONS CORP. will air a series of tributes to its "CONTACTO DIRECTO CON JENNI RIVERA" host JENNI RIVERA, the singer and television personality who died in a plane crash in MEXICO SUNDAY.
The specials, to begin airing WEDNESDAY (12/12), will air as part of RIVERA's regular weekly show and will feature a combination of interviers with artists, family and friends speaking about RIVERA's life and career as well as segments from her show over the last year. Additional tribute shows will air on DECEMBER 19th and 26th.
"We are saddened to learn of the reports of the death of JENNI RIVERA. We are airing several tributes throughout DECEMBER to honor one of the premier pioneers of Mexican-American regional music to celebrate the tremendous contributions JENNI made through her music and personal life," said ENTRAVISION COO JEFFERY A. LIBERMAN. "Our thoughts and prayers are with JENNI's family and her many friends and fans, all of whom she made a great impact on."