Julio Iglesias to perform at Dubai`s World Trade Centre

Updated: Mar 19, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Dubai: One of the greatest Latin American singer Julio Iglesias is coming for a one-night-only concert at the Dubai World Trade Centre`s Shaikh Rashid Hall on Thursday, March 21.

tabloid! spoke to Iglesias ahead of the show and learned a few things about what it takes to become a major recording artist and an internationally successful touring balladeer, Gulf News reported.

"Passion. That`s my little secret. My father was 19 years old when he became a father, imagine that. He had great genes and he also became an incredible doctor. I think I inherited some of those genes," he said.

He said that he wanted to be so many things, but most of all he wanted to become a singer at 19.

"I was passionate about it then and I am passionate about it now. It`s a thing with us Latin people, I guess," he said.