Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) will launch “Navidad,” a Latin holiday music channel to celebrate Christmastime, beginning Friday, December 2 on SiriusXM Navidad channel 501 and running until Friday, January 6, 2012.
“Navidad” will offer listeners contemporary Latin holiday music and traditional sounds, as well as tropical, regional and holiday pop with music from Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, José Feliciano, Aventura, Marco Antonio Solis and Christina Aguilera, among others.
Latin stars Romeo Santos, Charlie Zaa, Thalía and Los Tigres Del Norte will guest-DJ and share with SiriusXM Navidad listeners their family traditions, favorite holiday foods and heartfelt memories.
Some of the popular songs that audiences will hear include: “El Año Viejo,” “Llegó La Navidad,” “La Parranda,” “Rodolfo El Reno De La Nariz Roja,” “La Temporada es Buena,” “Feliz Navidad,” “Aires de Navidad,” “Navidad Sin Ti,” “No Hay Cama Pa’ Tanta Gente,” and “El Burrito Sabanero.”
“Navidad” is available on Edge radios and on Limited Engagements 3 on SiriusXM Internet Radio channel 813.
Other SiriusXM holiday channels include:
Holiday Traditions (channel 147) will feature traditional holiday recordings from the ‘40s through the ‘60s (Holiday Traditions will also be available on Limited Engagements 2 on SiriusXM Internet Radio channel 812)
Holly (17) will feature contemporary holiday music as well as traditional favorites
Holiday Pops (75) will feature classical Christmas carols and holiday favorites performed by the greatest classical musicians of all-time
Country Christmas (58) will feature a wide-ranging assortment of country Christmas music
Holiday Soul (channel 49) will feature classic soul and Motown holiday music from the ‘60s and ‘70s
The SiriusXM Latino channel lineup features ten exclusive commercial-free music channels covering a wide variety of music genres, including Caliente (tropical, channel 150), Rumbón (classic salsa, channel 533), Flow Nación (Latin hip-hop and Reggaeton, channel 506), La Kueva (rock en español, channel 540), Viva (contemporary pop, channel 500), La Mezcla (top hits in English and Spanish, channel 503), Aguila (regional Mexican, channel 510), Caricia (classic ballads in English and Spanish, channel 523) and Luna (Latin jazz, channel 530) and more. The newly expanded Latin channel lineup also includes RadioFórmula México, channel 560 and CNN en Español on channel 148.
Subscribers can access these channels online through SiriusXM Internet Radio and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and mobile devices. The Latin suite of channels is also available by satellite through the new SiriusXM Edge radio.
For more information, please visit http://www.siriusxm.com/latino.