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Keko Yunge


Keko Yunge

Chile
Singer, Author and Composer of popular music, Socio-cultural activist

Biography


Author, composer and performer of popular music. More than 1200 live concerts. Currently he is celebrating 32 years of career. He has released nine albums. He has performed in countries such as Chile, Argentina, Peru, Ecuador, Uruguay, Spain, Canada, USA, Philippines and Japan. Board member of the Chilean Society Copyright (SCD) 1988-2002. President of the Chilean Society of Artists (SCI) 1999-2002. Member of the founding team of Desafio Lift Chile (social NGOs) and in charge of Culture and Robinson Crusoe Island between 2010 and 2014. Creator of the musical “Blue Planet”, aimed at all age groups to raise awareness for the protection and care of the environment. Creator MISOL education program, a program that, through music, provides tools for developing children and young people in vulnerable social conditions. Currently, forming the Blue Planet Foundation in Chile and starting a new stage in USA for Blue Planet and his career. Chile National Environment Award for his Musical Blue Planet in November 2015.