HTV Announces Second Edition of Latin Music Awards


heat-latin-music-awardsHTV, the Latin music channel TURNER, officially announced the new edition of Heat Latin Music Awards, an award that recognizes the talent, creativity and commitment of Latino artists who were part of the display of the channel during 2015. The awards will be held in the month of June 2016, again with the natural scenery of Cap Cana, Dominican Republic.

The 2015 edition of the awards took place in an amazing beach sunset enjoyed over 800 people to pure rhythm and heat. Guitar Juanes opened the show and spread to the audience at the rate of a thousand pieces; then Wisin and Cadillacs, into an explosive combination, put everyone to dance, like Alexis & Fido and Colombian Farina. It was followed by Chinese duo Nacho, showing that the Venezuelan talent is very much on HTV with Farruko. Culture Prophetic and alkylated. Later came the turn of Oscarcito and Juan Magan that conjugated the best of pop and urban music on stage.
Dominican star Juan Luis Guerra left his mark showing the strength of his career, a great show. He was followed by Victor Manuelle and Fonseca, on an interpretation of the songs Agua Bendita and drum roll. To complete this great night and Nicky Jam J.Balvin the rhythm of forgiveness and that we made the Stage at the Music Awards Latin Heat closing a single night.

With over twenty years of experience in the air, HTV is the leading Latin music channel and arrives daily to more than 22 million households in the region. The signal, already established as a vehicle for disseminating musical, integrates the most popular movements: reggaeton, hip hop, urban, pop, salsa, vallenato, merengue and bachata, among others.

In this context and in order to shape public recognition to artists and leading exponents of Latin culture, TURNER launches the second edition of the Heat Latin Music Awards to be embodied in a single award ceremony, the month of June this year.

Like last year, the award recognizes artists and music videos that have rotated on the screen of the signal during 2015. The event will be organized in thirteen categories: Best Video, Best Male Artist, Best Female Artist, Best Group or band, Best Rock and Pop artist, Best Urban artist, Best Tropical artist, Best artist North Region (which includes artists from Central America, Mexico and Caribbean), Best New artist Andean Region (which includes artists from Colombia, Ecuador and Venezuela) and best artist South Region (which includes artists from Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay). Also, the categories Commitment Award and Gold Award Revelation, in which the winners will be chosen by voting publishing signal Turner Prize will be nominated.

The Heat Latin Music Awards, Awards will be broadcast by HTV and simultaneously with the TBS veryfunny coming together more than 72 million subscribers across the region, a unique way to celebrate this new festival of Latin music.