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The Latin Grammys 2021 edition 22

The artists with the most nominations in these prestigious awards

Luis Rafael
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This was stated by the Latin Recording Academy on Tuesday, during the show of authority of the assignments through its informal communities.

Camilo has 10 nominations at the Latin Grammys, in the main classes: collection of the year, melody of the year and recording of the year.

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Camilo winner of the Latin Grammys

Juan Luis Guerra follows him with six teams. As the Latin Grammy Awards indicate, this is the version in which the Dominican vocalist and lyricist gets more selections at the same time. With the notices in this matter, Juan Luis Guerra reaches 40 appointments in his profession.

C. Tangana got five selections for "El Madrileño", his imaginative collection in which he made a melodic excursion through the rhythms of Latin America and Spain.

Bad Bunny and Pablo Alborán have 4 nominations in these Latin Grammys, the ladies also have a main role, 11 of them are nominated in the four fundamental classes: recording of the year, collection of the year, melody of the year and best new artisan.

Among those chosen are Paula Arenas, Evaluna Montaner, Nana Caymmi, Natalia Lafourcade, Mon Laferte, Paloma Mami, María Becerra, María Elisa Ayerbe, among others.

A new record in projects received for the Latin Grammys

For this version of the honors, the Latin Recording Academy obtained more than 20,000 passages, breaking a record for this 2021, according to Manuel Abud, president and CEO of the Latin Grammys.

This year was a record, last year it was a record. What is wonderful is seeing the quality of the product.

There are very interesting proposals, the most innovative. The truth is, very happy. L.

He Latino music community is going through a spectacular moment, Manuel Abud told Zona Pop CNN in a meeting through Zoom.

Among those imaginative and intriguing recommendations could be referenced those of the Argentine filmmaker Bizarrap, who is designated in the class of filmmaker of the year for a considerable time his "BZRP Music Sessions ", which he began to distribute on his YouTube live in February 2019. Bizarrap It is also registered in the Best New Artist classification.

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A pandemic function and a new president of the Latin Grammys

Abud, who awaited the administration of the Latin Grammys this year, says the test of getting this version of the honors commanded is one he acknowledges with extraordinary energy.

"[I am] very, very proud, very happy. I could not have had a better time. True, it is complicated by the issue of the pandemic because I would like to be talking to you, nothing more about music and only about music and pure music. But no, we have to take the pandemic into account, "said Abud.

This year, the show will have a face-to-face factor and returns to its long-term home, Las Vegas.

In 2020, due to the pandemic, the service moved to the city of Miami and was virtual, with the collaboration of artisans from various areas of the planet.

For this edition, the need will be the well-being of the participants.

For this, says Abud, the plans will be very adaptable, however, they share one point practically: severe security agreements, which could incorporate tests and the requirement of immunizations against the Coronavirus.

Several artisans praised his designations at the 22nd version of the Latin Grammy Awards. The party takes place amid J Balvin's analysis of the honors and Residente's reaction to him.

Vocalists Juan Luis Guerra, Manny Cruz and Covi Quintana observed their designations on Tuesday at the 22nd version of the Latin Grammy Awards, which will be presented on November 18 in Las Vegas, United States.

"Thank you very much to the Latin Grammy Academy for these designations that we receive with joy! Congratulations to each of the candidates!", Juan Luis Guerra wrote in his interpersonal organizations.

Named in the rankings for Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Best Traditional Pop Album with "Privé", Best Tropical Song with "Pambiche de novia", Best Arrangements for "Ojalá que llueva bistro" (Privé form) and Best Music Video Version Long for "Between deface and palms".

The artist Covi Quintana has been nominated for the Best Songwriter Album

Covi Quintana also competes in the classification of Best Songwriter Album for his latest collection, "Tomorrow I write another song for you." In an official statement, the artist said that being named "is a real honor."

Other Dominicans seeking honors are Alexandra, Sergio Vargas, Manny Cruz, Luis Segura and Fernando Villalona in the category of Best Merengue Album and in addition to Bachata, while Rita Indiana opts for Best New Artist.

For Cruz, his selection is "a gift", since his collection 'Love dance merengue ", with which he competes, is" excessively infrequent as far as he is concerned, he said in his informal organizations.

The Latin Recording Academy announced on Tuesday the nominations of the main musical scholarships in Spanish and Portuguese, in which the Colombian artist Camilo, with 10 designations, is the maximum option.

The artist J Balvin tries to boycott the awards and Residente responds to his criticism

These parties take place in the middle of the reactions of the interpreter J Balvin.

In the face of what he considers a contempt by the coordinators to the Latin metropolitan artists, who also reacted against the Puerto Rican artist René Pérez, also called Resident, who reacted cruelly to the call to the blacklist of the next installment of the Latin Grammy.

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Jbalvin and Residente answer about the boycott

“If the Grammys don't value us, then why do I have 31 awards; Am I not urban, am I not rapping, or what genre are we talking about?”, Replied the popular former individual from Calle 13 to his Colombian partner, who is just a possibility for" Melody of the Year "and" Best Urban Song "with his theme "Water" with Tainy.

He reproaches him for not opting for that decision when in the last release he acquired 13 nominations. “There you didn't ask for a boycott. You surely had a change of clothes for each award. But as of the 13 nominations you won only one Grammy, now the boycott is back”, he censures him.

The discussion begins after the new declaration in this seven-day stretch of the applicant for the next service of these honors.

After which Balvin published the accompanying message: “The Grammys don't value us, but they need us. It is my opinion and nothing against the other genres because they deserve all the respect. But the trick is already boring. We give them ratings, but they don't give us respect”.