Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Bad Bunny Wins Big at the First-Ever Spotify Awards

Bad Bunny is the Spotify king in Mexico… The first-ever Spotify Awards were celebrated this week in Mexico City, with the 25-year-old Puerto Rican Latin trap and reggaeton singer topping the list of winners with seven awards. Bad Bunnyscored big...

Mar 7, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

Daddy Yankee Wins Big at the Tu Música Urbano Awards

Daddy Yankeeis the urban choice… This year’s Tu Música Urbano Awards have been doled out, with the 43-year-old Puerto Rican rapper/singer taking home six awards. Daddy Yankee was named Artist of the Year, while his chart-topping single...

Mar 6, 20 • Awards, EntertainmentNo Comments »
Wisin & Yandel to Receive BMI President’s Award

Wisin & Yandel to Receive BMI President’s Award

Wisin & Yandel is presidential… The Puerto Rican reggaeton duowill be honored with the BMI President’s Award at the 27th annual BMI Latin Awards, to be held on March 31 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills.  The...

Feb 27, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

Bruno Mars Wins Third Straight NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Male Artist

Make that three in a row for Bruno Mars… This year’s NAACP Image Awards have been doled out, with the 34-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer taking home his third consecutive Outstanding Male Artist prize. Mars beat out Childish Gambino, John...

Feb 23, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

Daddy Yankee Wins Big at the Premio Lo Nuestro Awards

Daddy Yankeeis celebrating a massive haul… The 43-year-old Puerto Rican singer/rapper was the big winner at this year’s Premio Lo Nuestro awards, taking home seven awards, including the top prize Artist of the Year. Daddy Yankee’s other...

Feb 22, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »
Silvia Lara Wins Deutsche Bank's Frieze Los Angeles Film Award

Silvia Lara Wins Deutsche Bank’s Frieze Los Angeles Film Award

There’s nothing lostabout Silvia Lara’s latest project…  The up-and-coming Latina filmmaker was named the recipient of the inaugural Deutsche Bank Frieze Los Angeles Film Award at the opening of Frieze LA, beating out...

Feb 17, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

FKA Twigs Named Best British Solo Act at the NME Awards

FKA Twigsis big in Britain… The 32-year-old part-Spanish singer has earned a big prize at the NME Awards. FKA Twigs was named Best British Solo Act at the awards show, which took place at the O2 Academy Brixton in London. Last November, FKA...

Feb 14, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »
Jonas Rivera Makes History at the Academy Awards

Jonas Rivera Makes History at the Academy Awards

Jonas Riverahas entered the Oscars history books… The 48-year-old Mexican American film producer picked up the second Academy Award of his career on Sunday night, making him the first U.S.-born Latino to win multiple Oscars. Rivera won an...

Feb 10, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

Sergio Pablos’ “Klaus” Earns BAFTA Film Award

Sergio Pabloscontinues his winning ways… The BAFTA Film Awards were awarded Sunday evening at London’s Royal Albert Hall, with the Spanish animator, director and screenwriter’s acclaimed animated holiday film Klaus taking home a...

Feb 3, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »

Fernanda Valadez Claims Two Awards at the Sundance Film Festival

Fernanda Valadezhas two reasons to (Sun)dance… The Sundance Film Festival has handed out its annual awards in a ceremony at Basin Fieldhouse in Park City, Utah, with the Mexican filmmaker taking home two awards....

Feb 2, 20 • AwardsNo Comments »