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A New Day

As one of many first profitable Latin crossover artists, Jon Secada ruled the pop track charts within the early 90s, liberating hits such as Just one other Day and Angel and successful a number of Grammy Awards. As a Cuban safe haven, Jon knows that existence is ready beginning anew and embracing possibilities, whatever he by no means overpassed whereas attaining his dream of being a performer and whereas construction new desires while lifestyles took unforeseen turns. In his debut e-book, Jon stocks the teachings he realized that made him the resilient individual he's this day.  His relocating message reaffirms that knowledge and energy comes from continually reinventing your self and discovering what you’re made from via doubt and hardships, transforming into from adversity, and having religion in A New Day.

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The Broadway solid of Grease used to be made of professional, super gifted entertainers who all had past Broadway event. i used to be so appreciative of how they incorporated me and helped me out every time i wanted it. i feel they understood how a lot I revered them and desired to be part of the ensemble. Inhabiting someone else used to be rather tough, and that i desired to do it in addition to attainable. I made some degree of asking the level supervisor and director for reviews and favored all the notes they gave me. I knew that was once the single method i'll enhance as an actor. It wasn’t till I’d truly played in a Broadway position that i spotted how naive I’d been concerning the excessive point of stamina and skill it takes to be a level entertainer of that quality. We did 8 exhibits per week; it used to be very unlikely to not believe torn up within the technique of taking part in that many indicates again to again. Plus, simply dwelling on my own in ny urban used to be an adventure in itself. The convey spanned the wintry weather months, and that i had by no means lived at any place that truly had snow and ice. looking back, I must have taken it effortless, given what occurred in the course of that Broadway stint, yet on the time i presumed i used to be approximately invincible. sure, i used to be on Broadway, i presumed, yet so what? I couldn’t simply freeze my songwriting occupation for one exhibit, whether that exhibit used to be Grease with me within the major function! No, i wished to proceed writing songs and additional make my mark as a singer while. i used to be one of these rookie Broadway entertainer that I had no suggestion what sort of power I’d have to get via these indicates. I simply proceeded to dwell my ordinary manic lifestyles round them. one of many first issues I did while I arrived in long island used to be to establish a recording studio in my house. subsequent, I talked my good friend Miguel into relocating to long island for 6 months in order that he and that i may perhaps maintain writing songs jointly. different neighbors have been coming and going from my residence, too, and we’d be operating jointly or going out correct up until eventually curtain name each evening. After each one convey I’d exit for beverages with buddies or the opposite entertainers within the exhibit. within the morning, I’d do interviews or different promotional issues linked to my occupation, then write songs and paintings on demos, simply as I’d been doing again domestic. I even moved my mom and dad to long island. In different phrases, I created my very own little Miami lifestyles in big apple, yet with one difference: I extra a Broadway exhibit to my agenda. The weekends have been specially murderous, with exhibits on Saturday and extra on Sunday. It used to be in this time that EMI knocked on my door and that i made a care for them to provide an all-Spanish CD. we really complete writing the songs, accomplished preproduction, and recorded my 3rd album, Amor, whereas i used to be acting on Broadway. We even made a tune video to accompany the discharge of the album. i used to be happy via the album. Slowly yet absolutely, although, my demanding agenda started to take its toll. My voice all started getting huskier. i used to be making a song in addition to i may, yet then whatever occurred to me that had by no means occurred sooner than.

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