The 2018 Latin Grammys had a number of great moments. We noticed a wide range of golden gramophones being handed out to winners within the pop, city, regional Mexican and tropical genres. We noticed performers, together with Bad Bunny and Ozuna, ship new variations of their hottest hits. And we noticed Rosalia, in a pink puffy quinceañera gown, nabbing two wins.
With that stated, listed below are one of the best and worst moments on the 19th annual Latin Grammy, which aired dwell Thursday evening on Univision.
BEST: A wave of latest Latin Grammy winners
The 2018 Latin Grammys blessed many artists with their first-ever award. Just from the telecast, we noticed Maluma, Karol G, Victor Manuelle and Rosalia get their first Grammy. At the pre-ceremony, Christian Nodal and Aymee Nuviola have been additionally revealed as first-ever winners.
BEST: Rosalia’s acceptance speech
When receiving the Latin Grammy for finest city fusion/efficiency for “Malamente,” Rosalia gave a shout-out to the ladies in music she appears to be like as much as, together with Bjork. “Every lady within the trade has taught me that sure, we are able to -- and due to them, I'm right here,” she stated.
BEST: Karol G & Papa G
One of the sweetest moments of the evening was when Karol G was named finest new artist and took her dad onstage. She stated 100 % of her success is because of her dad. After Karol G gave her speech, Papa G gave one too.
BEST: Two finest Norteño album winners
Not one, however two. Calibre 50’s Guerra de Poder and Grupo Pesado’s Los Angeles Existen have been each awarded for finest Norteño album, proving that the Latin Recording Academy are suckers for Regional Mexican music.
BEST: J Balvin vouches for brand new expertise
During his acceptance speech for finest city album with Vibras, J Balvin despatched a vital message. “Let's not kill the goals of latest composers and producers. Let’s worth new blood, as a result of we’re the way forward for music,” he stated. “Obviously, respecting our legendary artists, but it surely’s time to create new legends.”
BEST: Angela Aguilar’s enchanting efficiency
At solely 14 years outdated, Angela Aguilar proved that the apple doesn't fall removed from the tree. Flaunting her Mexican roots by a beautiful people gown, Pepe Aguilar’s daughter took the Latin Grammy stage to present an impeccable efficiency of her single “La Llorona.” As a two-time nominee, Angela is somebody to maintain in your radar.
WORST: Miguel Bosé's voice
Miguel Bosé is an icon, however followers have been involved after he obtained onstage to current the Latin Grammys' particular person of the 12 months, Maná. His hoarse voice and pauses between phrases have been fairly alarming, leaving followers to query his well being on social media.
WORST: Luis Miguel will get booed
One of the largest surprises of the evening was when Luis Miguel’s Mexico Por Siempre received album of the 12 months, beating out Ozuna’s Odisea. While Thalia, who offered the award, was ecstatic to see her longtime good friend take the title, the gang didn't maintain again their “boos.” Now, we ask: Were the boos as a result of Miguel wasn't on the ceremony or as a result of another person ought to’ve received the award?