El Alfa | 11.24.24 | The Factory | St. Louis, MO
  • El Mejor Del Planeta (the Best On The Planet)

El Alfa

El Alfa, also known as “El Jefe” (The Boss), is a talented composer and arranger of urban music, who has reached the top as the number one artist in the Dominican Republic. Thanks to his unbridled passion and dedication, he has taken dembow and the culture of his country to the highest levels, being recognized with three Platinum and four Gold albums by the prestigious Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). From his humble beginnings in 2007 to the explosion of his first success in late 2008, Emanuel Herrera Batista (his given name) has taken the international music scene by storm. Currently, he is at the height of his career, captivating audiences around the world with his tours and concerts, and managing his own record label, El Jefe Records. In addition, his team is in charge of distributing and supervising all of his material on digital platforms. He has collaborated with artists as diverse as Nicky Jam, Becky G, Farruko and Daddy Yankee. With almost ten million subscribers on his YouTube channel, El Alfa is a true sensation. On Spotify, his music is also a global phenomenon, included as one of the 400 most listened-to artists worldwide. Recently, El Alfa released the song “La Botella” with Enrique Iglesias, and recorded the title song for the soundtrack of the film “Bad Boy 4”. The popular artist has also stated that he plans to retire next year.

Artist Bio

Emanuel Herrera Batista, widely known as "El Alfa," is a prominent Dominican artist in the dembow genre. From the early stages of his career, he has achieved remarkable success with hits like "Coche Bomba" and "No Wiri Wiri," earning him immense popularity and recognition within the urban music scene. Collaborating with renowned artists such as Bad Bunny, Farruko, and Nicky Jam has further expanded his musical repertoire and boosted his international presence.

With critically acclaimed albums like "El hombre," "Sabiduría," and "Sagitario," El Alfa has firmly established his global triumph. One of his standout tracks, "Gogo Dance," became a viral sensation on platforms like TikTok, solidifying his title as "The King of TikTok" and amassing millions of views on YouTube. This widespread acclaim has resulted in numerous award nominations, and his electrifying live performances have captivated audiences in his native Dominican Republic.


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  • Date
  • Sun. November 24, 2024
  • Times
  • Doors 6:30 pm | Show 7:30 pm
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