Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Win Four Latin Grammys for

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Win Four Latin Grammys for “Despacito”

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee proved to be the night’s brightest stars at this year’s Latin Grammy Awards. The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer and the 40-year-old reggaeton star, the artists behind this year’s global smash single...

Nov 17, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Holy Macarena! Los Del Río are getting some love more than 20 years after gaining international acclaim… This week, the Spanish Latin pop and dance duo behind the smash-hit dance single “Macarena” received a Lifetime Achievement...

Nov 16, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Erika Ender Among the Latin Recording Academy's Inaugural

Erika Ender Among the Latin Recording Academy’s Inaugural “Leading Ladies of Entertainment”

Erika Ender is a leading lady… The Latin Recording Academy will honor the accomplishments of women working in the Latin music industry, including the 42-year-old Panamanian and Brazilian singer, songwriter and actress, with a ceremony recognizing...

Nov 14, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello Wins First MTV Europe Music Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello Wins First MTV Europe Music Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello is taking Europe by storm… The 20-year-old Cuban and Mexican singer and former Fifth Harmony member, who recently earned her first No. 1 in the U.K. with her hit single “Havana,” earned her first-ever MTV EMAs prize as a single...

Nov 13, 17 • Awards1 Comment »
Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño is the man of the hour in Mexico… The Mexican director’s “Yesterday Wonder I Was” was a big winner at the 6th Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival on Saturday night. Mariño’s black & white low-fi fantasy tale won the Premio...

Nov 11, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard's Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard’s Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello is earning special recognition… The 20-year-old Cuban singer will be honored at Billboard‘s annual Women in Music dinner and awards ceremony in Los Angeles on November 30. Cabello, who rose to acclaim as a member of Fifth...

Nov 8, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Selena Gomez Named Billboard's 2017 Woman of the Year

Selena Gomez Named Billboard’s 2017 Woman of the Year

Selena Gomez is the belle of the Billboard ball… The 25-year-old Mexican American singer has been named Billboard’s 2017 Woman of the Year. Gomez, a two-time Billboard 200 chart-leader will be presented with the award on November 30 at the...

Nov 1, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation 

Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation “Carne y Arena”

Alejandro G. Inarritu is getting a special Oscar… The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to give a special honorary Oscar to the 54-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s extraordinary virtual reality...

Oct 29, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Juanpa Zurita Takes Home Streamy Award in the International Category

Juanpa Zurita Takes Home Streamy Award in the International Category

Juanpa Zurita is streaming with pride… The 21-year-old Mexican internet personality, vlogger, and model most notable for his YouTube videos, Instagram skits and vlogs has earned his first-ever Streamy Award. Zurita earned the honor in the...

Sep 27, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Lido Pimienta's

Lido Pimienta’s “La Papessa” Wins Polaris Music Prize’s Canadian Album of the Year Title

Lido Pimienta has a massive reason to celebrate… The Colombian Canadian musician’s La Papessa has been declared Canadian album of the year by the Polaris Music Prize grand jury. The award comes with a check for C$50,000 ($41,000) and was...

Sep 19, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »