August 28, 2015 | Updated at 10:40 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Latin Grammys 2012: Juan Luis Guerra Leads With Six Nominations

The XIII Annual Latin Grammy Awards is scheduled to take place on Nov. 15 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

By Nancy Asiamah, EnStars on Nov 09, 2012 01:27 PM EST
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
Six of the eight awards won by Calle 13 are pictured backstage at the 12th annual Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada November 10, 2011 .
Six of the eight awards won by Calle 13 are pictured backstage at the 12th annual Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada November 10, 2011 . (Photo : Reuters)

The XIII Annual Latin Gramm Awards is scheduled to take place on Nov. 15 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

The following is a list of some of the nominees for the evening.

Juan Luis Guerra is nominated for six awards and Jesse & Joy are up for five.

Up for four awards: Ricardo Arjona, Edgar Barrera, Juanes, Carla Morrison, Arturo Sandoval, Ivette Sangalo and 2012 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Caetano Veloso.

Up for three awards: Chico Buarque, ChocQuibTown, Don Omar, Rafael Dragaud, Gregg Field Javier Garza, Gilberto Gil, Ulises Hadjis, Roberto Talma and Martin Terefe.

According to Gabriel Abaroa Jr., President/CEO of the Latin Recording Academy, the Latin Grammy nominations continue to highlight a varied and wide-ranging group of Latin musicians that reflect emerging talent as well as artists who have already established themselves.

"It is always encouraging to see creative professionals across the worldwide Latin music community acknowledging their peers and recognizing excellence in recorded Latin music," Abaroa said. "We look forward to another year of celebrating the best and brightest in Latin music, and to presenting another stellar telecast."

As announced earlier this year, the artists will be nominated in 47 categories in 18 fields.  

Each of the four categories in the General Field (Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Best New Artist) now include 10 nominations.

The three categories in the Pop Field (Best Female Pop Vocal Album, Best Male Pop Vocal Album, and Best Pop Album By A Duo Or Group With Vocal) are now combined into two categories: Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album and Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.

Best Pop/Rock Album has been added in the Rock Field and Best Tropical Fusion Album has been added to the Tropical Field.

Confirmed performers for the night include the following:

Sergio Dalma, Lila Downs (with Totó La Momposina and Celso Piña), Jesse & Joy, Victor Manuelle, Gerardo Ortiz, Pitbull, Michel Teló, David Bisbal, Shaila Dúrcal (along with Mariachi Divas De Cindy Shea), Kany García, Juanes, Prince Royce, Joan Sebastian and 3BallMTY.

The XIII Annual Latin Gramm Awards  will broadcast live on the Univision Network from 8 - 11 p.m. on Nov. 15. 

© 2015 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Leah Messer & Twins

Leah Messer's Alleged Boyfriend T.R. Dues Says Their Relationship Isn't Romantic

Leah Messer's alleged boyfriend claimed in a new interview that their relationship is not romantic.

FKA Twigs Robert Pattinson

FKA Twigs Spotted Getting Cozy With A Man Who Was Not Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson's girlfriend was spotted looking pretty comfy with another man.

Bambi & Lil Scrappy

Lil Scrappy Breaks Silence On Bambi Split, Talks Yung Joc Rumors

Lil Scrappy is setting the record straight after breaking up with Bambi on social media amid rumors that she cheated with one of his friends.

Teen Wolf

Jeff Davis Teases 'Teen Wolf' 'Clash Of The Titans', Will It Be 'The Beast' vs The Hellhound?

Theo and Scott will go head-to-head in season 5B, but there is a far more menacing feud brewing

Jeremy Calvert

Jeremy Calvert Deletes Marriage-Related Tweets

Is Jeremy Calvert embarassed about his marriage tweets?

Willie Nelson

Publication Claims Willie Nelson Has Passed At 81 During Death Hoax

When a publication falsely reported that Willie Nelson had died at age 81, the truth came out that it was incorrect.

Margaux

It Looks Like Margeaux's Plan To Fight Drama On The 'Love & Hop Hop Atlanta' Reunion Will Be An Epic Fail

Margeaux might have gotten more than she bargained for when she was tossed into Nikko Smith's drama during the reunion special of 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta.'

Mimi Faust

Joseline Hernandez & Mimi Faust End Feud & Team Up Against Co-Star

Who woud have ever thought Mimi Faust and Joseline Hernandez would be on the same team?

Vicki Gunvalson

Vicki Gunvalson Denies Searching For A New Boyfriend, Says She's 'Missing' A Lot Of People

Vicki Gunvalson isn't moving on from Brooks Ayers quite yet.

Jamie Dornan

Is Jamie Dornan Flirting With Other Women?

Jamie Dornan is doing much more than just filming his latest film in Prague, apparently.

Cork Graham's Team Exploring Caves

Peep Two Exclusive Sneak Peeks From 'Treasure Quest: Snake Island' Season Finale

The season finale for 'Treasure Quest: Snake Island' is nearly here and we have two exclusive sneak peeks!

Jessa Duggar

Jessa Duggar Is Reportedly Upset No One Is Paying Attention To Her

Why is everyone ignoring Jessa Duggar's pregnancy?

Brad Pitt

'Sons of Anarchy' Movie Hoax: Brad Pitt Is Not Playing John Teller In Feature Film

A 'Sons of Anarchy' movie hoax had many people fooled with claims that Brad Pitt would be playing a significant character.

Amiyah Scott

Transgender Model Amiyah Scott Tapes First Season With 'RHOA' Cast

'Th Ral Housewives of Atlanta' is set to switch gears as its first transgender co-star tapes with the ladies.

Latest News

Thomas tries to convince Caroline she can have what she wants most by leaving Ridge on the August 28, 2015 episode of 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

Thomas Makes A Move To Convince Caroline They Belong Together On 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

He knows the way to his ex's heart is by convincing her that Ridge isn't the right man for her

Lisa Liu

Lucy Liu Welcomes Son Rockwell Via Surrogate

Lucy Liu introduced her son to the world on Thursday.

Chief Keef

Chief Keef Names Child Outrageous Name & Twitter Is A Little Disturbed

Chief Keef has given us another reason to give him a side eye or two... or three.

Simon Cowell & Zayn Malik

Why Isn't Simon Cowell 'In Touch' With Zayn Malik?

Simon Cowell recently opened up about his loss of contact with former One Direction member Zayn Malik.

Brandi Maxiell

Brandi Maxiell Ready To Cut Draya Michele Off For Good After She Does This...

Brandi Maxiell is over Draya Michele and her diva ways but Draya does something in the new episode of 'Basketball Wives LA' that sends Maxiell over the top.

Sharon Case & Camryn Grimes

Are Abby & Ashley At Odds With Each Other On 'Young and the Restless'?

A lot of arguments are coming up as the secrets linger.

Big Brother

Vanessa Shifting Next Target Away From Returning Juror on 'Big Brother'?

Vanessa might be making a power move this week on 'Big Brother 17'.

Kayla is stunned when Steve makes an unexpected return to Salem on the August 28, 2015 episode of 'Days of Our Lives'

Patch's Return To Salem Stuns Kayla On 'Days of Our Lives'

She hasn't seen her estranged husband in a while, and now when he returns to Salem, Kayla will be in for the biggest shock of her life

Stevie J & Joseline Hernandez

VH1 Green-Lights New Series For Stevie J & Joseline Hernandez

Stevie J and Joseline Hernandez are taking their drama to Los Angeles and fans will get to see every step.

Lil Fizz

Watch The Drama Escalate In The 'Love & Hip Hop Hollywood' Super Trailer

Fans might not be ready for all of the drama that's set to air on VH1's 'Love & Hip Hop Hollywood' this season because it's clear the co-stars certainly weren't prepared for it.

Real Time Analytics