The Biggest Night in Latin Music® will air live on the
Univision Network Nov. 15 from 8–11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central)
MIAMI (November 5, 2018) — The Latin Recording Academy® today announced additional artists scheduled to perform at the 19th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®, which includes current nominees Calibre 50, Carla Morrison, Ozuna, Monsieur Periné, and Rosalía. Current Nominees Anitta, Christian Nodal and Laura Pausini, plus Pepe Aguilar, Jenna Ortega, and Miguel Ángel Silvestre will present. The evening will include a special performance by current nominee Nicky Jam featuring Steve Aoki.
They join the previously announced performers Ángela Aguilar, El David Aguilar, Pablo Alborán, Marc Anthony, J Balvin, Bad Bunny, Jorge Drexler, Karol G, Kany García, Halsey, Mon Laferte, Natalia Lafourcade, Victor Manuelle, Banda Los Recoditos, Will Smith, Carlos Vives, and Sebastián Yatra; plus the 2018 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year™ Maná.
J Balvin leads Latin GRAMMY nominations with eight including two for Record Of The Year and one for Album Of The Year. The other performers and presenters also nominated are: Rosalía (5), El David Aguilar (4), Jorge Drexler (4), Kany García (4), Natalia Lafourcade (4), Pablo Alborán (3) Nicky Jam (3), Christian Nodal (3), Monsieur Periné, (3), Ángela Aguilar (2), Anitta (2), Calibre 50 (2), Karol G (2), Victor Manuelle (2), Carlos Vives (2), Bad Bunny (1), Mon Laferte (1), Carla Morrison (1), Ozuna (1), Laura Pausini (1), Banda Los Recoditos (1) and Sebastián Yatra (1).
Actress Ana de la Reguera and singer Carlos Rivera will host The Biggest Night in Latin Music® live on the Univision Network Nov. 15 from 8–11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central) from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. A very limited number of tickets for the 19th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards are still available for purchase through www.axs.com.
The performances for this year’s program promise to deliver a star-studded diverse and eclectic mix of music across all genres spotlighting many must-see moments. This year’s Latin GRAMMYs will celebrate some of the most important names in Latin music, in addition to highlighting the community and culture that continues to thrive globally.
LatinGRAMMY.com will offer through Facebook Live, exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage of the 19th 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 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT.
Preceding the Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, the Univision Network will present the exclusive "Noche de Estrellas" ("Night of Stars") coverage of celebrity arrivals direct 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 on the stars and their fashions, and provide viewers with an intimate look at Latin music's most glamorous event while connecting fans with their favorite celebrities via social media using #LatinGRAMMY.
The 19th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards is supported by Univision’s multiple platforms, which include digital, social and radio, and feature 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 live broadcast on www.latingrammy.com and www.univision.com/latingrammy. 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.
For more information and the latest news, please visit the official Latin Recording Academy website at LatinGRAMMY.com. Follow us on Facebook (LatinGRAMMYs), Twitter (@LatinGRAMMYs) or Instagram (@LatinGRAMMYs). Use #LatinGRAMMY on your favorite social media platforms.
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ABOUT THE LATIN RECORDING ACADEMY:
The Latin Recording Academy is an international, membership-based organization comprised of Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking recording artists, musicians, songwriters, producers and other creative and technical recording professionals. The organization is dedicated to improving the quality of life and cultural condition for Latin music and its makers. In addition to producing the Latin GRAMMY Awards to honor excellence in the recorded arts and sciences, The Latin Recording Academy provides educational and outreach programs for the Latin music community either directly or through its Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation. For more information about The Latin Recording Academy, please visit LatinGRAMMY.com.
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