MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Current nominees Pablo Alborán, Farruko, Maná, Prince Royce, and Alejandro Sanz as well as Paula Fernandes, Il Volo, Los Tigres Del Norte, Mariachi Sol De México, and Wisin are the latest performers announced for the 16th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards™. Mexican actress Jacqueline Bracamontes and Puerto Rican singer/songwriter and actress Roselyn Sánchez will co-host, together for the first time, the Latin music industry's premier event. The Biggest Night In Latin Music® will air live on the Univision Network Nov. 19 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 are available for purchase via www.ticketmaster.com or www.mgmgrand.com.
Spanish singer/songwriter Pablo Alborán has three nominations: Song Of The Year for "Por Fin," Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album for Terral and Best Long Form Music Video for Terral.
Puerto Rican reggaeton singer/songwriter Farruko, multiple Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY® winners Maná and singer/songwriter Prince Royce each received one nomination. Farruko is nominated for Best Urban Music Album for Farruko Presents Los Menores. Maná are up for Best Pop/Rock Album for Cama Incendiada. In the Best Urban Song category Prince Royce is nominated for "Back It Up (Spanish Version)" featuring Jennifer Lopez & Pitbull.
Multiple Latin GRAMMY and GRAMMY winner Alejandro Sanz received four nominations: Record Of The Year and Song Of The Year for "Un Zombie A La Intemperie" and Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album and Album Of The Year for Sirope.
Previously announced performers include Julión Álvarez, Banda El Recodo De Don Cruz Lizárraga, Bomba Estéreo with Will Smith, J Balvin, ChocQuibTown, Silvestre Dangond, Fifth Harmony, Juan Luis Guerra, Nicky Jam, Natalia Jiménez, Natalia Lafourcade, Major Lazer and MØ, Maluma, Ricky Martin, Matisse, Omi, Espinoza Paz, and Raquel Sofía. Additionally, the telecast will feature a special performance by 2015 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Roberto Carlos.
The 16th Latin GRAMMY Awards will be supported via Univision Radio (the official Spanish-language radio network of the Latin GRAMMY Awards), and highlighted at www.latingrammy.com and www.univision.com/latingrammy, which will feature 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 16th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards via Latin GRAMMY en Vivo. The live stream will include interviews from various locations including the red carpet arrivals, the Latin GRAMMY Premiere™ ceremony, backstage, and the media center beginning at 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET. For updates and breaking news, please visit LatinGRAMMY.com as well as The Latin Recording Academy® social networks on Twitter (@LatinGRAMMYs) and Facebook.
Preceding the Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, Univision will present exclusive "Noche De Estrellas" ("Night Of The Stars") coverage of the celebrity arrivals direct from the Latin GRAMMY Awards 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 fashion, and will provide viewers an intimate look at Latin music's most glamorous event while connecting fans with their favorite celebrities via social media.
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. For breaking news and exclusive content, follow us at: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Vine, Periscope, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr.