MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Latin superstars Marco Antonio Solis, Chayanne, and Alejandro Fernandez, join recently announced Spirit of Hope and Lifetime Achievement recipients, Juanes and Conjunto Primavera respectively, in a remarkable performance line-up for the star-studded 10th anniversary broadcast celebration of the 2008 Billboard Latin Music Awards, presented by Heineken. The magnum event will broadcast LIVE on Telemundo Thursday, April 10 at 7PM / 6c from Hard Rock Live, located at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida. Additional performers will be announced soon.
In an unforgettable evening, the incomparable Marco Antonio Solis is set to shine at the Billboard Latin Music Awards stage with the best from his repertoire. Recognized by the industry for his enormous talent and versatility as a singer, songwriter and record producer, Solis has received numerous honors, including six Billboard Latin Music Awards. His most recent concert tour has achieved great success, taking him to many Latin American countries. Now the “Si No Te Hubieras Ido” singer hits the Billboard Latin Music Awards stage with a unique presentation. Solis, considered the “King Midas” of Latin music, has topped the charts with many smash hits and millions of album sales. This year, he is up for five Billboard Latin Music Awards: Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year; Latin Greatest Hits Album of the Year for “La Mejor…Colección” and “La Historia Continua…Parte III,” Songwriter of the Year, and Producer of the Year.
There is no doubt that Chayanne is one of the biggest Latin music artists in the world. With a career that spans over 20 years, the Puerto Rican superstar is set to fire up the Billboard Latin Music Awards stage with all the energy and charisma that has well characterized his performances. His worldwide tour in support of his 20th album “Mi Tiempo” has been a great success. An example of this was his recent presentation at the Festival Internacional de la Cancion de Viña del Mar in Chile, where he was honored with the Silver Seagull, the festival’s single most important award. “Mi Tiempo,” which has topped the Billboard Latin music charts, includes the smash hits “Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo” and “Lola”. Indeed he will shake up the stage with a spectacular performance, full of surprises, energy and his infectious rhythm. Chayanne is up for one Billboard Latin Music Award: Latin Pop Airplay Song of the Year, Male for “Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo.”
Mexican pop star Alejandro Fernandez promises to give fans an unforgettable presentation with the musical strength only he can deliver. The “Potrillo” is in the midst of a successful concert tour throughout 20 countries in support of his most recent production “Viento a Favor,” an intimate rendition that includes great hits such as “Te Voy a Perder.” The album, a winner of two Billboard Latin Music Awards and more than 15 million copies sold, fuses pop with Mexican music, and even brings in Caribbean rhythms, making “Viento a Favor” a festive celebration. This is precisely what Fernandez will offer viewers during his performance on April 10, a musical fest in the unique style of this great Latin artist. Fernandez is a finalist in the categories of Latin Pop Album of the Year, Male for “Viento a Favor” and Latin Pop Airplay Song of the Year, Male for “Te Voy a Perder.”
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