HipHopMagz Latin Music Awards: Get to Know Artist of the Year Finalists


The Billboard Latin Music Awards 2019 finalists have been revealed and followers are wanting to know who the winners will likely be, particularly within the artist of the yr class, the place Bad Bunny, Daddy Yankee, Ozuna and J Balvin are up for the coveted award.

This yr, the Billboard Latin Music Awards will return to Las Vegas to have fun its 29th version, which will likely be broadcast dwell on Apr. 25. The solely awards present to honor the most well-liked albums, songs and performers in Latin music, the awards are decided by the precise gross sales, streaming, radio airplay and social information that informs Billboard's weekly charts throughout a one-year interval from the rankings dated February three, 2018, via this yr's January 26 charts.

Now, let’s see extra concerning the Artist of the Year finalists:

Bad Bunny


At the tip of 2018, Bad Bunny launched his first album X100PRE. On the Hot 100 record, he reached No. 1 subsequent to Cardi B and J Balvin with the music "I Like It" on the chart dated Jul. 7, 2018. Bad Bunny additionally stunned everybody when he launched "Mia" with Drake, who sang completely in Spanish. The Puerto Rican singer can also be a 12-time finalist on the Billboard Latin Music Awards.

Daddy Yankee


Daddy Yankee positively confirmed that he is aware of the way to innovate his sound. His music "Dura" dominated 2018 and peaked No. 2 on Hot Latin Songs (chart dated Mar. 10, 2018). Also, we will’t neglect the highly effective collaboration with Janet Jackson, "Made For Now."



This yr, Ozuna dominates the Billboard Latin Music Awards as a 23-time finalist. The Puerto Rican city singer launched his second studio album, Aura, in 2018 and changed his debut album Odisea from the No. 1 on Top Latin Album on the chart dated Sept. eight, 2018. We by no means anticipated Ozuna collaborating with DJ Snake, Selena Gomez and Cardi B, however “Taki, Taki” turned successful, peaking at No. 1 on Hot Latin Songs on the Oct. 13, 2018 dated-chart.

J Balvin


The Colombian singer additionally tops the finalist record for Billboard Latin Music Awards with 13 nods. With Bad Bunny and Cardi B, Balvin scored his first No. 1 on the Hot 100 with “I Like It.” J Balvin stunned us by collaborating with David Guetta and Bebe Rexha for the one “Say My Name.”

The Billboard Latin Music Awards are the end result of Billboard’s Latin Music Week, which can happen on April 22-25 at The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada. Now in its 29th yr, Latin Music Week & Conference is the most important and longest-running occasion devoted to Latin Music on this planet. The most revered convention in Latin music, will deliver the highest artists, executives and energy gamers within the trade collectively for every week of live shows, showcases, interviews, keynotes and trade panels. For info go to