Gente de Zona, Jesse & Joy and More to Perform at Latin Grammys' Person of the Year Gala

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Gente De Zona perform during the 2016 Latin American Music Awards at the Dolby Theater in Los AngelesĀ on Oct. 6, 2016.

Ahead of the 17th edition of the Latin Grammy Awards, the Latin Recording Academy announced today the star-studded lineup for the Person of the Year Gala, honoring Marc Anthony.

Among the first round of Latin superstars set to perform are Gente de Zona, Carlos Vives, Laura Pausini, Jesse & Joy, Prince Royce, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Victor Manuelle and Sergio George. 

The special event celebrating the "Vivir mi vida" singer's trajectory and musical career will take place on Nov. 16, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. All proceeds from the gala will go towards the educational initiatives of the Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation.  

Nominees Vives, Pausini and Royce will also take the stage during the awards ceremony on Nov. 17 at the T-Mobile Arena. Other artists confirmed to perform include Banda Los RecoditosGerardo OrtizFarruko and Ky-Mani Marley.