Latin American Music Awards 2016: Lila Downs, Shaila Durcal & More Performers Announced

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 Lila Downs performs at The Greek Theatre on Aug. 22, 2014 in Los Angeles. 

Adding to the long list of performers for the 2016 Latin American Music Awards, the fourth and final round list of performers were announced today (Sept. 27). 

Confirmed to take the stage at the second edition of the Latin AMA's are Lila Downs, Shaila Durcal and Aida Cuevas, who along with Mariachi de Mi Tierra, will tribute and honor the late singer Juan Gabriel. The special homage will be produced by Gabriel's longtime producer and orchestra director, Eduardo Magallanes. 

The new list of performers join previously announced artists including PitbullSofía Reyes, Franco de Vita, La Santa Cecilia, Becky G, Nicky JamChocQuibTownMiguel BoséCNCOGente de Zona and Jesse & Joy

Banda MS and Yandel lead this year's nominees with six nods each. Other nominees include J BalvinEnrique Iglesias and Los Plebes de Ariel Camacho

The 2016 Latin AMAs are set to take place Oct. 6 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. The ceremony, hosted by Mexican singer and actress Lucero, will broadcast live on Telemundo.


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