SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Unhealthy Bunny and Daddy Yankee triumphed on the Billboard Latin Music Awards Wednesday, claiming seven trophies apiece on the pandemic-delayed present.
Unhealthy Bunny received artist of the 12 months, the night time’s high honor, in addition to high Latin album for “X 100PRE” and songwriter of the 12 months. He didn’t attend the ceremony.
Daddy Yankee received six of his awards for his hit “Con Calma,” which featured the Nineties artist Snow. His honors included the recent Latin track conscious, and track of the 12 months honors for streaming and airplay and digital platforms.
The reggaeton star devoted the primary of his awards to those that had misplaced family members because of COVID-19, the illness attributable to the coronavirus. “Music stays medication,” he mentioned.
Actress Gaby Espino hosted the ceremony, which aired reside on Telemundo from the BB&T Middle in Dawn, Florida. The occasion had a crimson carpet, however no viewers.
Mexican romance singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero obtained a Lifetime Achievement Award throughout the ceremony.
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee had been additionally acknowledged for “Despacito,” which was named track of the last decade.
Copyright 2020 The Related Press. All rights reserved. This materials might not be printed, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed with out permission.