Lele Pons to Headline ‘From Youtube Star To Music Superstar’ Panel at Latin Music Week


With Billboard’s 2019 Latin Music Week sneaking up on us, Lele Pons has been introduced as one of many panelists at this 12 months’s occasion.

Pons, who gained success making humorous skits on social media earlier than launching her music profession in 2018 with Universal Music Group's 10:22 pm label, will headline the From YouTube Star to Music Star panel on Tuesday, April 23. She will likely be joined by content material creator and musician Rudy Mancuso.

"Lele resides proof that in in the present day's world, a music profession can efficiently launch from the digital world,” stated Leila Cobo, Billboard's vp, Latin business lead. “Add to that her plain expertise and the truth that she's one of many largest influencers on the planet, and you’ve got an artist with enormous prospects. We are thrilled to have her.”

Pons and Mancuso be a part of previously-announced panelists Wisin & Yandel, Anuel AA, and The Rivera Family.  

Latin Music Week returns from April 22 to 25 to The Venetian in Las Vegas, that includes Q&A classes and panels, together with its signature "Star Q&As" in addition to panels specializing in streaming, movies, each mainstream and Latin collaborations and extra.

As custom holds, music week will even depend with the standout Women's Panel, which grew to become a catalyst for change within the Latin business in 2018, in addition to panels on streaming, new enterprise fashions and BMI's fabled How I Wrote That Song panel.

To register for the convention and awards, go to BillboardLatinMusicWeek.com.