Carlos Vives and Marc Anthony are the first performers confirmed for the third annual Latin Grammy Awards, to be broadcast live Sept. 18 on CBS. Jon Secada, Backstreet Boy Nick Carter, and actress Dai

Carlos Vives and Marc Anthony are the first performers confirmed for the third annual Latin Grammy Awards, to be broadcast live Sept. 18 on CBS. Jon Secada, Backstreet Boy Nick Carter, and actress Daisy Fuentes comprise the first batch of awards presenters for the event, to be held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.

As previously reported, Gloria Estefan and Jimmy Smits will host the ceremony. Vives leads the field with six nominations. Salsa legend Celia Cruz pulled in four nominations, while Miguel Bose, Emilio Estefan, Juanes, Gian Marco, and Alejandro Sanz each netted three nods.

Prior to the awards, Warner Music Latina will on Sept. 10 release a Latin Grammys compilation CD that will include nominees from the categories for record and album of the year, best salsa album, best ranchero album, and best music video. The tentative tracklist is as follows:

"La Negra Tiene Tumbao," Celia Cruz
"Mentira," La Ley
"Se Me Olvido," Gian Marco
"Y Solo Se Me Ocurre Amarte," Alejandro Sanz
"Dejame Entrar," Carlos Vives
"Morena Mia," Miguel Bose
"Jobiniando," Ivan Lins
"Celos," Marc Anthony
"Nuevo Milenio," El Gran Combo
"Mi Nostalgia," Giro
"Quiero Llegar A Casa," Tito Rojas
"Lo Mejor De Nosotros," Pepe Aguilar
"Te Regalo La Lluvia," Ana Barbara
"Enhorabuena," Aida Cuevas
"Tantita Pena," Alejandro Fernandez
"El Ayudante," Vicente Fernandez
"A Dios Le Pido," Juanes
"Yo No Soy Esa Mujer," Paulina Rubio
"Suerte," Shakira

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