The Latin Recording Academy® has announced the nominees for the 23rd Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®, and Bad Bunny is dominating with10 nominations including ‘Album of the Year’ for his Billboard topping album “Un verano sin ti”.
The Mexican songwriter and producer Edgar Barrera follows with nine nominations, and Puerto Rican singer Rauw Alejandro follows with eight.
Rosalia and Christina Aguilera receive seven nods and are also competing for album of the year alongside Bad Bunny, Sebastián Yatra, Bomba Estero, Marc Anthony, Alejandro Sanz, Fonseca, Jorge Drexler and Elsa y Elmar. Colombian singers Camilo and Carlos Vives also receive 6 nominations from the academy including ‘record of the year’ for their single “baloncito viejo”.
The 23rd Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards nominees were selected from more than 18,000 entries across 53 categories, and reflect an expansive range of artists who released recordings during the eligibility period (June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022).
All songs that are considered for nominations must be new songs, and contain a minimum percentage of lyric content (51%) in Spanish, Portuguese or any of the indigenous dialects of our region. The awards are voted on by members of the Latin Recording Academy, which include artists, songwriters, producers and other music creators in all genres.
The Latin Academy will host the 23rd Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards on Thursday, November 17, 2022, from the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas and will broadcast live on Univision beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central).