CNCO, Karol G & More to Perform at 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards

Jessica Xie

CNCO photographed on Aug. 28, 2018 in New York City.

The first wave of artists to perform at the Billboard Latin Music Awards was announced by Telemundo on Thursday morning (March 14).

Latin boy band CNCO, new artist of the year finalist Karol G and renowned vallenato singer Carlos Vives are some of the acts taking their performances to this year’s awards show.

The announcement comes a bit over a month after the 2019 finalists were revealed, with Ozuna leading the pack in 23 categories, followed by J Balvin and Nicky Jam (both with 13), and Bad Bunny (11).

See the first batch of Billboard Latin Music Awards performers below:

The 2019 Billboard Latin Music Awards will air live at 8 p.m. ET on April 25 on Telemundo.

The Billboard Latin Music Awards are the culmination of Billboard’s Latin Music Week, which will take place on April 22-25 at The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada. Now in its 29th year, Latin Music Week & Conference is the biggest and longest-running event dedicated to Latin Music in the world. The most respected conference in Latin music will bring the top artists, executives and power players in the industry together for a week of concerts, showcases, interviews, keynotes, and industry panels. For information visit


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