Calibre 50, Beto Cuevas, Farruko, Leonel Garcia, Alicia Keys and more added to lineup
The Latin Recording Academy has announced additional performers for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. Three-time Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY winner Beto Cuevas, 15-time GRAMMY winner Alicia Keys, GRAMMY winner Miguel, 24-time Latin GRAMMY and four-time GRAMMY winner Residente; current nominees Calibre 50, Farruko, Leonel García, Ozuna, Fito Páez, Milly Quezada, and Tony Succar; Carlos Rivera; and past Latin GRAMMY nominee Prince Royce have all been added as final performers for the 20th anniversary edition of the show.
Past Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY nominee Ángela Aguilar, 24-time Latin GRAMMY and three-time GRAMMY winner Eduardo Cabra (Visitante); Sofia Carson; seven-time Latin GRAMMY, two-time GRAMMY winner and recipient of the 2000 Latin Person of the Year, Emilio Estefan; Latin GRAMMY winner and current nominee Mon Laferte; William Levy, Rudy Mancuso, Luis Gerardo Méndez, Michael Peña, and Dayanara Torres will present during this milestone celebration. In addition, there will be a special moment with Thalia.
They join previously announced artists Pepe Aguilar, Aitana, Anitta, Paula Arenas, Bad Bunny, Camilo, Pedro Capó, Alessia Cara, Julio Reyes Copello, Kany García, Darell, De La Ghetto, Paula Fernandes, Alejandro Fernández, Alex Fernández, Vicente Fernández, Dimelo Flow, Fonseca, Luis Fonsi, Greeicy, Intocable, Natalia Jiménez, Juanes, Los Ángeles Azules, Mariachi Sol de México de José Hernández, Nella, Christian Nodal, Reik, Draco Rosa, Rosalía, Alejandro Sanz, Ximena Sariñana, Sech, Olga Tañón, Tommy Torres, and Sebastián Yatra.
The Biggest Night in Latin Music will open with an all-star performance with a never-before-seen tribute honoring the 20th Anniversary of the Latin GRAMMY Awards. An extraordinary group of 20 artists, who will perform together for the first time, will interpret multiple iconic songs spanning various genres of Latin music, while commemorating the past 20 years of excellence.
Three-time Latin GRAMMY winner, 2006 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year™, and two-time GRAMMY winner Ricky Martin, alongside internationally renowned actresses Roselyn Sánchez and Paz Vega, will host The Biggest Night in Latin Music live on the Univision Network November 14th from 8-11 pm ET/PT (7 pm Central) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
This year’s landmark 20th anniversary of the Latin GRAMMY Awards will showcase a star-studded milestone celebration, including historical moments, reunions, tributes, and one-of-a-kind performances from nominees, past winners, and legends who will come together to honor 20 years of Latin music legacy and excellence.
The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation will have a unique presence at The Biggest Night in Latin Music when eight of the organization’s 200 scholarship recipients accompany presenters onstage to deliver the night’s statuettes to the winners, symbolizing the next generation of artists fostered through the Foundation’s international programs. Since its establishment five years ago, the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation has allocated a remarkable $5 million USD toward scholarships, grants, musical instrument donations, and educational events in the United States and Ibero-America.
Latin GRAMMYs Facebook Live will offer exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage of the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. The live stream will include interviews from various locations, including the red carpet, Latin GRAMMY Premiere ceremony, backstage, and the media center, beginning at 4:30 pm ET/1:30 pm PT. Latin GRAMMY Week attendants will also enjoy a personalized experience while in Las Vegas via the all-new Latin GRAMMY app available on Google Play and the App Store.
Preceding the Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, the Univision Network will present the exclusive “Noche de Estrellas” (“Night of Stars”) coverage of talent arrivals live from the Latin GRAMMY red carpet, starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT (6 p.m. Central). “Noche de Estrellas” will feature live interviews and commentary and will provide viewers with an intimate look at Latin music’s most prestigious event while connecting fans with their favorite artists via social media using #LatinGRAMMY.
The 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards is supported by Univision’s multiple platforms, which include digital, social and radio, featuring video interviews and photos, an extensive archive of past shows, a live blog, behind-the-scenes footage and dedicated forums for fans to share their excitement leading up to the show. Univision Radio is the official Spanish-language radio network of the Latin GRAMMY Awards. Additionally, the telecast will be distributed internationally to more than 80 countries.
A very limited number of tickets for the 20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards are still available for purchase through axs.com.
Author: Buddy Iahn
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