Pires, Nieves Set For Billboard Latin Music Bash
A host of Latin music stars, including Alexandre Pires, Tito Nieves, and Hector Y Tito, will perform at the inaugural Billboard Latin Music Bash May 7 at Billboardlive in Miami Beach, Fla.A host of Latin music stars, including Alexandre Pires, Tito Nieves, and Hector Y Tito, will perform at the inaugural Billboard Latin Music Bash May 7 at Billboardlive in Miami Beach, Fla. The non-televised awards show -- which will include award presentations to Latin music labels, as well as songwriter, producer and publisher of the year honors -- will be hosted by Telemundo stars Rosanna Tavarez and Jorge Bernal, and also feature performances by Grupomania and Area 305.
All of the Bash participants are finalists for the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Produced and broadcast by Telemundo, the latter ceremony will take place May 8 at the Miami Arena. As previously reported, Ricky Martin, Pilar Montenegro, Chayanne, and Intocable lead the list of performers for that event. Montenegro and sibling trio Las Ketchup top the list of finalists for this year's awards, as each will compete in seven categories.
Both the Bash and the Latin Music Awards are highlights of the annual Billboard Latin Music Conference, presented by Heineken and in association with Garnier Fructis. The conference will be held May 5-8 at the Eden Roc Resort in Miami Beach.
For more information about the Billboard Latin Music Bash, conference, and awards, visit billboardevents.com.