Gloria Estefan / Orthello
Archie Pena is an internationally acclaimed lyricist, arranger, composer and a three time Grammy winning producer. He has been a member of the International Music Scene for over two decades and has performed, recorded, composed and produced for Latino super stars Shakira, Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, and Jennifer Lopez. Pena is an innovative Artist who has extensive world touring credits and recently concluded a two month European tour with the Los Angeles based rock-infused band "The Forbidden Saints." He has also been an active endorsee and exclusive artist for Pearl Drums for more than a decade. His unique style, energy and passion have made him a highly sought after drummer, percussionist and producer in the music industry. Throughout his extensive career as a drummer and arranger, he has contributed and to more than 300 albums. A native of Miami, Pena performs at every Miami Heat Game with his drum trio "Archie Pena and The Miami Heat Rhythm Section," making fans go wild in the arena. Pena is currently in the studio working on different projects for various artists as well as solo ventures. He hopes to change people’s idea of what can be done with the healing power of drumming.