Daddy Yankee, Lunay & More Celebrate Their 2019 Latin AMAs Nominations


On Wednesday (Sept. 4), Telemundo revealed the nominees for the 2019 Latin American Music Awards, and Lunay, Daddy Yanke and Sech, among other artists, took to social media to thank their fans for their support and encourage them to vote.

Ozuna leads the pack for the second consecutive year with nine nominations. The Puerto Rican artist is followed by Bad Bunny and Romeo Santos (8), Anuel AA (7) and Banda MS (5).

The 2019 Latin AMAs nominees are based on key fan interactions with music, including sales, streaming and social activity, according to Billboard's analysis through their data allies Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound, covering the period from Aug. 10, 2018, to July 25, 2019.

The awards will be broadcast live on Telemundo from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at 8 p.m. ET.

See artist reactions below: