Calibre 50 Discuss the Story Behind 'Corrido De Juanito' at 2018 Latin Grammys: Watch


Calibre 50 have been nominated on the 2018 Latin Grammys for finest regional music with “Corrido de Juanito.” The trophy went to first-time winner Christian Nodal, however Calibre had the possibility to carry out their hit onstage on the present.

Before their efficiency, the Mexican band talked to Billboard about their nominated music, saying it’s based mostly on the true story of lead singer Eden’s brother, Juanito. “The music was born as a result of I discovered the urge of getting one thing off my chest after which we realized that many individuals felt recognized,” he says.

The corrido brings to the forefront the hardships Latino immigrants face, and it’s a music that’s devoted to the Latino group. “We need Latinos to know the way necessary they're on this nation [United States],” Eden added.

At the 2018 awards present, Calibre 50 tied with Grupo Pesado for finest Norteño album. Watch video above.