In a show stopping performance, current nominee Carlos Santana will perform for the first time with Latin GRAMMY winner Pitbull as they help The Latin Recording Academy celebrate its milestone 15th anniversary. In a special performance, current nominee Pepe Aguilar and 2013 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Miguel Bosé are also set take the stage together at the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. Additionally, actress Jacqueline Bracamontes will join Eugenio Derbez as co-host of the Latin music industry’s premier event. First confirmed presenters are actor Kuno Becker, actress Angelique Boyer, GRAMMY winner Ne-Yo, and actor Sebastian Rulli.
The Biggest Night in Latin Music will take place November 20th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will air live on the Univision Network from 8 – 11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central). A limited number of tickets are available for purchase through ticketmaster.com or mgmgrand.com.
Carlos Santana has two nominations for Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album for Corazón (Deluxe Version) and Best Long Form Music Video for Corazón: Live From Mexico – Live It To Believe It.
Pepe Aguilar is nominated for Best Ranchero Album for Lástima Que Sean Ajenas.
The 15th Latin GRAMMY Awards will be supported on radio via Univision Radio (the official Spanish-language radio network of the Latin GRAMMY Awards), and highlighted at latingrammy.com and univision.com/latingrammy, including video interviews and photos, an extensive archive of past shows, a live-blog, and dedicated forums for fans to share their excitement leading up to the live broadcast. Additionally, the telecast will be distributed internationally to more than 80 countries.
Once again, LatinGRAMMY.com will offer exclusive behind the scenes coverage of the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards on Latin GRAMMY en Vivo. The live stream will include interviews from various locations including the green-carpet arrivals, The Latin GRAMMY Premiere Ceremony, backstage, and the media center beginning at 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET.
Preceding the Awards telecast, Univision will present exclusive “Noche De Estrellas” (“Night Of The Stars”) coverage of the celebrity arrivals direct from the Latin GRAMMY Awards green carpet starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT (6 p.m. Central). Hosted by television personalities Giselle Blondet, Chiquinquira Delgado, Alejandra Espinoza, Raúl de Molina, Rodner Figueroa and Tony Dandadres — “Noche De Estrellas” will feature live interviews and commentary on the stars and their fashions, and will provide viewers an intimate and up-close look at Latin music’s most glamorous gala event while connecting fans with their favorite celebrities via social media.
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