Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Gloria Trevi to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Gloria Trevi to be Inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame

Gloria Trevi is heading into the annals of Latin music history… The Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame has revealed which five songwriters will be inducted at the prestigious hall this year, with the 50-year-old Mexican singer/songwriter making the...

Jul 12, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Linda Ronstadt to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Linda Ronstadt to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Linda Ronstadt is about to shine a little brighter… The class of 2019 Hollywood Walk of Fame honorees have been announced, with the71-year-old half-Mexican American singer making the list. Recipients are recognized in the recording, television,...

Jun 27, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Howie Dorough & the Backstreet Boys Win First-Ever CMT Music Awards Trophy

Howie Dorough & the Backstreet Boys Win First-Ever CMT Music Awards Trophy

It’s a twangy first for Howie Dorough… The 44-year-old half-Puerto Rican singer and his fellow Backstreet Boys have earned their first-ever CMT Music Award. The boybanders won the award for CMT Performance of the Year for their performance...

Jun 7, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Sean Carvajal Wins Obie Award for

Sean Carvajal Wins Obie Award for “Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train”

Sean Carvajal has a new award on his mantel… The American Theatre Wing and The Village Voice revealed the winners of the 63rd Annual Obie Awards on Monday night, with the Latino actor picking up a trophy. Carvajal won his award for his...

May 22, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bruno Mars Takes Home Five Trophies at the Billboard Music Awards

Bruno Mars Takes Home Five Trophies at the Billboard Music Awards

Bruno Mars’ name is lighting up Billboards… The part-Puerto Rican R&B singer picked up five trophies at Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards. Mars, who’d previously taken home one award in 30 tries from 2011 to 2017, was one of the...

May 21, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello Wins First Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello Wins First Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello is the Kids Choice…  The 21-year-old Cuban and Mexican singer has earned her first Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a solo artist. Cabello, who previously won four awards as a member of Fifth Harmony, was named Favorite Breakout...

Mar 25, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Alonso Ruizpalacios' Starz Pilot for

Alonso Ruizpalacios’ Starz Pilot for “Vida” Wins Audience Award at the SXSW Film Festival

The audience has spoken… And, they’ve given Alonso Ruizpalacios his due prize. The SXSW Film Festival announced its Audience Award winners, with the Mexican film director and co-helmer So Yong Kim’s Vida taking home the Episodic prize. The...

Mar 18, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Residente to Receive BMI Champion Award

Residente to Receive BMI Champion Award

Residente is a true champion… The 40-year-old Puerto Rican singer/songwriter will be receiving the BMI Champion Award at the 25th Annual BMI Latin Awards, Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) announces exclusively on Billboard. It’s the first time in the...

Mar 5, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for

Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for “The Shape of Water”

It’s turned out to be a monster night for Guillermo del Toro… The 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker had a nearly perfect night, picking up his first-ever Academy Awards for his romantic fantasy drama The Shape of Water. del Toro, who co-wrote,...

Mar 5, 18 • Awards1 Comment »
Antonio Méndez Esparza Wins John Cassavettes Award at Spirit Awards

Antonio Méndez Esparza Wins John Cassavettes Award at Spirit Awards

Antonio Méndez Esparza has the Spirit…  The Spanish writer /director took home the John Cassavettes Award at the Film Independent Spirit Awards. Méndez Esparza picked up the award for his film Life and nothing more, which he penned and helmed....

Mar 4, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »