Reggae will also perform at the awards ceremony on September 23
Mexico City.- Yankee Papa will win the Billboard Hall of Fame Award at the Billboard Latin Music Awards Gala. Reggae will perform at the ceremony, September 23.
“An impressive artistic career that extends beyond musical performance and takes into consideration the immense influence of being an international artist in multiple fields will be awarded to the artist.”
Papa Yankee has more than three years experience in the world of urban music and is one the biggest promoters and pioneers of reggae music. He has promoted Latin music and led the promotion of this genre, which has now become a cultural phenomenon. “Read the bulletin board statement.
More than 60 million people have listened to the translations of songs like “Gasolina”, Dura, and “Despacito”. His Youtube videos have been copied over 7 billion times in the past twelve months.
He also sold more 17 million records and ranked at number 84 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart.
The Billboard Hall of Fame Award recognizes artists who have achieved global recognition for their work, regardless of genre or language. This award was previously given to Jose Jose, Vicente Fernandez and Marco Antonio Solis.
The Billboard Latin Music Awards broadcast live at Telemundo, Coral Gables’ Watsco Centre in Coral Gables on September 23rd. The evening will be broadcast simultaneously with Billboard Latin Music Week. It will include live performances and interviews with stars such as Karol, Daddy Yankee, Nicky Jam.
The following is the list.