Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Thalia, and Alejandro Fernandez are among the acts confirmed to perform at the eighth annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be taped April 26 at Miami's Jackie Gleaso

Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Thalia, and Alejandro Fernandez are among the acts confirmed to perform at the eighth annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be taped April 26 at Miami's Jackie Gleason Theater. The event will air April 29 on the Spanish-language Telemundo Network.

Other confirmed performers include Juan Luis Guerra, Melina Leon, Paulina Rubio, and Gilberto Santa Rosa. Additionally, Carlos Vives, Jon Secada, Celia Cruz, Jerry Rivera, and Tito Nieves will present awards. The event will be hosted by TV personality Candela Ferro and actor Jorge Enrique Abello

As previously reported, newcomers Son By Four and veteran salsero/balladeer Marc Anthony will go head-to-head in seven awards categories, including Billboard Latin 50 artist of the year and Hot Latin Tracks artist of the year. Special honors will also be given to regional Mexican icons Los Tigres Del Norte, percussionist Mongo Santamaria, and East Los Angeles band Los Lobos..

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