2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

Below are the finalists for the 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be presented April 28 in Miami.

Hot Latin Track Of The Year:
"Me Dedique A Perderte" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos)
"Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
"Te Quise Tanto" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Mas Que Tu Amigo" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Hot Latin Track Of The Year, Vocal Duet:
"Corazon Encadenado" Graciela Beltran With Conjunto Primavera (Univision)
"Si La Ves" Franco De Vita With Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
"Sabanas Frias" Mana & Ruben Blades (Warner Latina)
"Duele El Amor" Aleks Syntek With Ana Torroja (EMI Latin)

Hot Latin Tracks Artist Of The Year:
Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
Grupo Montez De Durango (Disa)
Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Songwriter Of The Year:
Fato
Leonel Garcia
Rudy Perez
Marco Antonio Solis

Producer Of The Year:
Aureo Baqueiro
Estefano
Rudy Perez
Jose Luis Terrazas

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Male:
"Amar Sin Mentiras" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
"A Corazon Abierto" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos)
"Mi Sangre" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
"Razon De Sobra" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Female:
"Seduccion" Jennifer Pena (Univision/UG)
"Pau-Latina" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Como Nace El Universo" Gloria Trevi (Sony Discos)
"Si" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Duo Or Group:
"Lagrimas Negras" Bebo & Cigala (Calle 54/Bluebird/RCA Victor)
"Roots" Gipsy Kings (Nonesuch/Warner Bros.)
"La Oreja De Van Gogh En Directo" La Oreja De Van Gogh (Sony Discos)
"Fuego" A.B. Quintanilla III Presents Kumbia Kings (EMI Latin)

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, New Artist:
"Lagrimas Negras" Bebo & Cigala (Calle 54/Bluebird/RCA Victor)
"Mundo Lite" Aleks Syntek (EMI Latin)
"Fantasia O Realidad" Alex Ubago (Warner Latina)
"Si" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Top Latin Albums Artist Of The Year:
Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)
Los Temerarios (Fonovisa/UG)

Latin Rock/Alternative Album Of The Year:
"Lipstick" Alejandra Guzman (RCA/BMG Latin)
"Con Todo Respeto" Molotov (Surco/Universal Latino)
"Street Signs" Ozomatli (Concord Picante/Concord)
"Como Me Acuerdo" Robi Draco Rosa (Sony Discos)

Tropical Album Of The Year, Male:
"Valio La Pena" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
"Para Ti" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino)
"Travesia" Victor Manuelle (Sony Discos)
"El Rock De Mi Pueblo" Carlos Vives (EMI Latin)

Tropical Album Of The Year, Female:
"Albita Llego" Albita (Angels Dawn)
"Dios Disfrute A La Reina" Celia Cruz (Universal Latino)
"Salsa Divas" Celia Cruz & India (Sony Discos)
"Flor De Amor" Omara Portuondo (World Circuit/Nonesuch/Warner Bros.)

Tropical Album Of The Year, Duo or Group:
"Love & Hate" Aventura (Premium Latin)
"Aqui Estamos Y De Verdad" El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico (Sony Discos)
"Hasta El Fin" Monchy & Alexandra (J&N/Sony Discos)
"Across 110th Street" Spanish Harlem Orchestra (Libertad/Red Ink)

Tropical Album Of The Year, New Artist:
"Make Way" Nueva Era (Ole)
"Creciendo" Son De Cali (Univision/UG)
"Recordando Los Terricolas" Michael Stevan (Fonovisa/UG)

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Male Solo Artist:
"Mi Homenaje Gigante A La Musica Nortena" Don Francisco (Univision/UG)
"Mexico En La Piel" Luis Miguel (Warner Latina)
"Con Mis Propias Manos" Lupillo Rivera (Univision/UG)
"Amor Y Lagrimas" Adan Chalino Sanchez (Moon/Costarola/Sony Discos)

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Male Duo Or Group:
"Za Za Za" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa)
"En Vivo Desde Chicago" Grupo Montez De Durango (Disa)
"Veintisiete" Los Temerarios (Fonovisa/UG)
"Pacto De Sangre" Los Tigres Del Norte (Fonovisa/UG)

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Female Group or Female Solo Artist:
"Una Mujer, Un Sueno" Ana Barbara (Fonovisa/UG)
"Locos De Amor" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa)
"Dejenme Llorar" Yolanda Perez (Fonovisa/UG)
"Cuando El Corazon Se Cruza" Alicia Villarreal (Universal Latino)

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, New Artist:
"A Cambio De Que?" Alacranes Musical (Univision/UG)
"Za Za Za" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa)
"Locos De Amor" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa)
"Pensando En Ti" K-Paz De La Sierra (Univision/UG)

Latin Greatest Hits Album Of The Year:
"Tesoros De Coleccion" Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos)
"Dos Grandes" Marco Antonio Solis & Joan Sebastian (Fonovisa/UG)
"La Historia Continua..." Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)
"Greatest Hits" Thalia (EMI Latin)

Latin Compilation Album Of The Year:
"Agarron Duranguense" Various Artists (Disa)
"100% Duranguense" Various Artists (Disa)
"El Movimiento De Hip Hop En Espanol" Various Artists (Univision/UG)
"Los 20 Sencillos Del Ano Y Sus Videos" Various Artists (Disa)

Latin Jazz Album Of The Year:
"Cositas Buenas" Paco De Lucia (Blue Thumb/GRP)
"Cantos De Agua Dulce" Marta Gomez (Chesky)
"Land Of The Sun" Charlie Haden With Gonzalo Rubalcaba (Verve/VG)
"Sin Palabras (Without Words)" Nestor Torres (Heads Up)

Latin Dance Club Play Track Of The Year:
"Not In Love/No Es Amor (Club Remixes)" Enrique Iglesias (Interscope/Universal Latino)
"Musica De Amor (Masters At Work Remix)" The Latin Project (Electric Monkey)
"Don't Look Back (Norty Cotto & Jason Nevins Remixes)" Thalia (EMI Latin/Virgin)
"Como Tu (Paul Oakenfold & Robbie Rivera Remixes)" Carlos Vives (EMI Latin)

Latin Rap/Hip-Hop Album Of The Year:
"KOMP 104.9 Radio Compa" Akwid (Univision/UG)
"Puro Escandalo" Crooked Stilo (Fonovisa/UG)
"Esperanza" Jae-P (Univision/UG)
"Nuestro Turno" K1 (Ole)

Publisher Of The Year:
Ser-Ca, BMI
Sony/ATV Discos, ASCAP
Universal Musica, ASCAP
WB, ASCAP

Publishing Corporation Of The Year:
EMI Music Publishing
Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Universal Music Publishing
Warner/Chappell Music Publishing

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Male:
"Miedo" Pepe Aguilar (Sony Discos/EMI Latin)
"Cuidarte El Alma" Chayanne (Sony Discos)
"Tu De Que Vas" Franco De Vita (Sony Discos)
"Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Female:
"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel" Jennifer Pena (Univision)
"Te Quise Tanto" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Algo Tienes" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Andar Conmigo" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Duo or Group:
"Son De Amores" Andy & Lucas (Ariola/BMG Latin)
"Si La Ves" Franco De Vita With Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
"Que Lloro" Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
"Duele El Amor" Aleks Syntek With Ana Torroja (EMI Latin)

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:
"Son De Amores" Andy & Lucas (Ariola/BMG Latin)
"No Me Quiero Enamorar" Kalimba (Sony Discos)
"Aunque No Te Pueda Ver" Alex Ubago (Warner Latina)
"Andar Conmigo" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Male:
"Valio La Pena" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
"Las Avispas" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino)
"Tengo Ganas" Victor Manuelle (Sony Discos)
"Creo En El Amor" Rey Ruiz (Sony Discos)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Female:
"Ella Tiene Fuego" Celia Cruz (Sony Discos)
"Tu Fotografia" Gloria Estefan (Epic/Sony Discos)
"Dile" Ivy Queen (Perfect Image)
"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel (salsa version)" Jennifer Pena (Univision)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Duo Or Group:
"Perdidos" Monchy & Alexandra (J&N)
"Ya No Queda Nada" Tito Nieves Feat. India, Nicky Jam & K-Mil (SGZ)
"La Sospecha" Son De Cali (Univision)
"Si Tu Estuvieras" Los Toros Band (Universal Latino)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:
"Intro Los 12 Discipulos" Eddie Dee (Diamond)
"Ven Tu" Domenic Marte (J&N)
"Quitemonos La Ropa" NG2 (Sony Discos)
"Navegandote" N'Klabe (NU)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Male Solo Artist:
"La Primera Con Agua" Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos)
"Pero Que Tal Si Te Compro" Lupillo Rivera (Univision)
"Nadie Es Eterno" Adan Chalino Sanchez (Moon/Costarola/Sony Discos)
"Mas Que Tu Amigo" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Male Group:
"Esta Llorando Mi Corazon" Beto Y Sus Canarios (Disa)
"Como Pude Enamorarme De Ti" Patrulla 81 (Disa)
"Ojala Que Te Mueras" Pesado (WEAMex/Warner Latina)
"Hazme Olvidarla" Conjunto Primavera (Fonovisa)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Female Group or Female Solo Artist:
"Dos Locos" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa)
"A Manos Llenas" Isabela (Disa)
"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel (cumbia nortena version)" Jennifer Pena (Univision)
"Soy Tu Mujer" Alicia Villarreal (Universal Latino)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:
"La Milpa" Los Astros De Durango (RCA/BMG Latin)
"El Za Za Za (Mesa Que Mas Aplauda)" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa)
"Dos Locos" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa)
"A Manos Llenas" Isabela (Disa)

Latin Christian/Gospel Album Of The Year:
"Para Ti" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino)
"Fernando Ortega" Fernando Ortega (Curb/Word-Curb)
"Recordando Otra Vez" Marcos Witt (Sony Discos)
"Tiempo De Navidad" Marcos Witt (Sony Discos)

Latin Tour Of The Year:
Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos)
Juan Gabriel (Ariola/BMG Latin)
Alejandro Sanz (Warner Latina)
Joan Sebastian (Musart/Balboa)

Reggaeton Album Of The Year: (new category)
"Barrio Fino" Daddy Yankee (El Cartel/VI Music)
"The Last Don: Live Vol. 1" Don Omar (VI Music)
"Diva Platinum Edition" Ivy Queen (Perfect Image/Universal Latino)
"La Trayectoria" Lunytunes (Mas Flow/Universal Latino)

Hot Latin Tracks Label Of The Year:
Disa
Fonovisa
Sony Discos
Universal Latino

Top Latin Albums Label Of The Year:
Disa
Sony Discos
Universal Latino
Univision Music Group

Latin Pop Airplay Label Of The Year:
BMG Latin
EMI Latin
Sony Discos
Universal Latino

Tropical Airplay Label Of The Year:
J&N
Sony Discos
Universal Latino
VI Music

Regional Mexican Airplay Label Of The Year:
Disa
EMI Latin
Fonovisa
Univision

Latin Pop Albums Label Of The Year:
EMI Latin
Sony Discos
Universal Latino
Univision Music Group

Tropical Albums Label Of The Year:
EMI Latin
Sony Discos
Universal Latino
VI Music

Regional Mexican Albums Label Of The Year:
Balboa
Disa
Sony Discos
Univision Music Group