Becky G Pens Heartfelt Note On Being Mexican-American, Prioritizing Her Happiness


Becky G accepted her award on the Latin Recording Academy second annual Leading Ladies of Entertainment occasion, honoring ladies in music and media. The singer wore a crimson pantsuit and with a smile from ear-to-ear.

The luncheon, held on Nov. 13 in Las Vegas, additionally honored Delia Orjuela, BMI’s vp artistic for Latin Music, and Latina journalists Pamela Silva Conde and Cynthia Hudson.

Following the occasion, Becky shared two inspirational posts on Instagram: one with the empowering speech she gave on the occasion, and the opposite thanking her household and workforce for believing in her.

“Us ladies have goals that matter and that must be inspired, nurtured, and supported,” she penned on Instagram, mentioning the three Hispanic-American ladies who impressed her rising up.

“Selena (@selenaqofficial), Jennifer Lopez (@jlo), & Jenni Rivera (@jennirivera) taught me that simply because I used to be born right here & converse English however sing in Spanish doesn’t imply I’m not ‘Latina Enough,’” she expressed. “They taught that simply because I discovered my ‘horny’ doesn’t imply I must be ashamed of my physique and sexuality. They taught me that freedom of artistic expression as a lady within the Latin trade by vogue, songs and being our true genuine self is extra vital than the criticism we’ve confronted for being courageous.”

She continued by stating that her accountability as an artist is to her herself and to prioritize her happiness as a substitute of making an attempt to please others. “If I can lead by instance, encourage others with simply that easy approach of being good to myself and following my coronary heart. I’m doing my job,” she says.

Becky thanked the Latin Recording Academy for acknowledging her accomplishments and efforts to encourage others.

See the heartfelt posts beneath.