2019 List of Nominees
- By Category
- By Artist Name
2019 List of Winners
- By Category
- By Artist NameTelemundo
and Somos Productions
will produce the fifth annual “Latin American Music Awards
” (Latin AMAs
), paying tribute to today’s most influential and iconic Latin artists, as voted by the fans in the tradition of the “American Music Awards,” the world’s largest fan-voted award show. The three-hour special will showcase performances by artists in English and Spanish, because music transcends language. The program will broadcast live from the prestigious Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 8pm/7c, preceded by a one-hour red carpet pre-show “La Alfombra de Latin AMAs” at 7pm/6c.
The “Latin AMAs
” honors artists in the genres of Pop, Urban, Regional Mexican, and Tropical, as well as categories for Favorite Crossover Artist, New Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year and Album of the Year, among others. The 2019 “Latin AMAs” nominees are based on key fan interactions with music, including sales, airplay, streaming and social activity tracked by Billboard through its data partners Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound for data covering the periods of Aug 10, 2018 through July 25, 2019. The selection of the Favorite Video category is based on videos submitted by record labels and independent producers and selected by a committee of industry professionals. This “producers’ choice award” considers the quality, content, and creativity of the music video. The winner will be chosen by the fans along with the rest of the Latin AMAs.
Created in 1973 by Dick Clark, the “American Music Awards” is one of the biggest music award shows in the world, watched in more than 200 countries. Telemundo’s “Latin AMAs” is quickly accumulating its own popularity. Last year’s show celebrated women in music and was hosted by a formidable group of women including Aracely Arambula, Becky G, Gloria Trevi, Lesley Grace
and Roselyn Sanchez
. The show which featured electrifying performances by popular Spanish-language and English-language artists among Latinos like Daddy Yankee, Pitbull, Prince Royce, Ludacris, Maluma
and Flo Rida
, reached a cumulative audience of 4.8 Million total viewers and 2.2 Million adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. On social media, the awards ranked as the #1 most social program of the day across all broadcast and cable networks yesterday, according to Nielsen Social.
Fans from the United States and Puerto Rico will be able to vote for their favorite artists through a process that will be powered by Telescope Inc. (“The Voice,” “American Idol,” “X-Factor”), the market leader in audience participation and consumer engagement for live television. Information about the voting process for the “Latin AMAs,” as well as exclusive content about this year’s event, can be found at LatinAMAs.com
- the official website of the 2019 “Latin AMAs.”
For the latest news, be sure to follow the “Latin AMAs” on social and join the conversation by using the official hashtag #LatinAMAs.
• Facebook: Facebook.com/LatinAMAs
• Twitter: @LatinAMAs
• Instagram: @LatinAMAs
• Snapchat: LatinAMAs
• Join the Conversation: #LatinAMAsAbout Somos Productions
SOMOS Productions, LLC is an independent audiovisual content production company led by professionals with decades of experience producing talk shows, soap operas, dramas and variety shows, among other genres. SOMOS Productions guarantees its clients reasonable production costs and top quality, supported by flexible structures, access to suitable facilities, equipment and with operational experience in handling complex products. The company is active in production projects in the United States and Latin America.About NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises:
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. This fast-growing multiplatform portfolio is comprised of the Telemundo Network and Station Group, Telemundo Deportes, Telemundo Global Studios, Universo, and a Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit. Telemundo Network features original Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic TV households in 210 markets through 27 local stations, 51 affiliates and its national feed. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a television station that serves viewers in Puerto Rico. Telemundo Deportes is the designated Spanish-language home of two of the world’s most popular sporting events: FIFA World Cup™ through 2026 and the Summer Olympic Games through 2032. Telemundo Global Studios is the company’s domestic and international scripted production unit including Telemundo Studios, Telemundo International Studios, Telemundo International, as well as all of the company’s co-production partnerships. As the #1 media company reaching Hispanics and millennials online, the Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit distributes original content across multiple platforms, maximizing its exclusive partnerships with properties such as BuzzFeed, Vox, and Snapchat. Through Telemundo Internacional, the largest U.S.-based distributor of Spanish-language content in the world; and Universo, the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, the company reflects the diverse lifestyle, cultural experience and language of its expanding audience. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
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