Premios de la Radio 2019 Announce Tributes to Selena & José José: Exclusive

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Premios de la Radio organizers have unveiled part of the show's star-studded lineup exclusively to Billboard, which includes tributes to late singers Selena Quintanilla and José José

Latin pop songstress Belinda will join Regional Mexican stars Ana Barbara, Chiquis and Edith Marquez for a special tribute to the Queen of Tejano, performing a medley of Selena's biggest hits. Banda MS, meanwhile, will perform a special tribute to Mexican crooner José José, who recently died at age 71 on Sept. 28 in South Florida. Bronco, Huracanes del Norte and Pancho Barraza will also receive homages at the awards show.

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Premios de la Radio awards recognize the best of Regional Mexican music. Billboard can confirm that this year’s awards show will bring back the best female artist category after three years, debut the best corrido urbano category and debut the best collaboration category.

The hosts of the night are radio personality Don Cheto and comedian Franco Escamilla. 100 Latinos Dijeron’s Mau Nieto and singer Frida Sofia will co-host the red carpet.

The 2019 Premios de la Radio will air live from Dallas at 8 p.m. ET on Nov. 7 via EstrellaTV, preceded by a one-hour red carpet special starting at 7 p.m. ET.

Fans can continue voting for their favorite artists and productions until Oct. 28 here.


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