Saturday 23 September 2017

Latin Music Awards nods revealed

Shakira has been nominated at the Latin Music Awards
Shakira has been nominated at the Latin Music Awards

Shakira, Jennifer Lopez and Enrique Iglesias are among the nominees for this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards.

The stars are vying for gongs at the annual show, which airs live in the US from the BankUnited Center in South Florida on April 26.

Also hoping for an award are Katy Perry and Rihanna, who are both named for crossover artist of the year.

Puerto Rican rapper and reggaeton star Don Omar leads the pack with nods in 16 categories, while rapper Pitbull and bachata sensations Prince Royce and Romeo Santos, and Mexican export and world rock phenomenon Mana are also nominated.

The show caps off the Billboard Latin Music Conference. Winners are determined by sales and radio play.

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