Billboard Latin Music Awards 2016: See the Full List of Finalists

Omar Cruz
J Balvin

Romeo Santos leads all finalists with 12 nods; Enrique Iglesias, Nicky Jam & J Balvin follow.

ARTIST CATEGORIES

Artist of the Year

  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Juan Gabriel
  • Nicky Jam
  • Romeo Santos

Artist of the Year, New:

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  • Banda Clave Nueva de Max Peraza
  • La Séptima Banda
  • Maluma

Tour of the Year

  • Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull
  • Juan Gabriel
  • Ricardo Arjona
  • Romeo Santos

Social Artist of the Year

  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Prince Royce
  • Romeo Santos
  • Shakira

Crossover Artist of the Year

  • Ed Sheeran
  • Justin Bieber
  • OMI
  • The Weeknd

SONG CATEGORIES

Hot Latin Song of the Year

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho “Te Metiste”
  • J Balvin “Ginza”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”
  • Romeo Santos “Propuesta Indecente”

Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event

  • Farruko Feat. Shaggy & Nicky Jam “Sunset”
  • Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony “La Gozadera”
  • Maná Feat. Shakira “Mi Verdad”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male

  • Enrique Iglesias
  • J. Balvin
  • Nicky Jam
  • Romeo Santos

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Female

  • Jennifer Lopez
  • Natalia Jiménez
  • Natti Natasha
  • Shakira

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga
  • Calibre 50
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda

Hot Latin Songs Label of the Year

  • DEL
  • Remex
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Hot Latin Songs Imprint of the Year

  • Capitol Latin
  • DEL
  • Fonovisa
  • Sony Music Latin

Airplay Song of the Year

  • J Balvin “Ginza”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”
  • Romeo Santos “Hilito”
  • Zion & Lennox “Pierdo La Cabeza”

Airplay Label of the Year

  • DEL
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment
  • Warner Latina

Airplay Imprint of the Year

  • Capitol Latin
  • Disa
  • Fonovisa
  • Sony Music Latin

Digital Song of the Year

  • Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony “La Gozadera”
  • J Balvin “Ay Vamos”
  • J Balvin “Ginza”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”

Streaming Song of the Year

  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga “Háblame de Ti”
  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga “Mi Razón de Ser”
  • J Balvin “Ay Vamos”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”

ALBUM CATEGORIES

Top Latin Album of the Year

  • Gerardo Ortiz “Hoy Más Fuerte”
  • Juan Gabriel “Los Dúo”
  • Maná “Cama Incendiada”
  • Ricky Martin “A Quien Quiera Escuchar”

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Male

  • Gerardo Ortiz
  • Joan Sebastian
  • Juan Gabriel
  • Ricky Martin

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Female

  • Ana Gabriel
  • Chiquis Rivera
  • Natalia Jiménez
  • Selena

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  • Calibre 50
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda
  • Maná

Top Latin Albums Label of the Year

  • Columbia
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment
  • Warner Latina

Top Latin Albums Imprint of the Year

  • Disa
  • Fonovisa
  • Musart
  • Sony Music Latin

LATIN POP CATEGORIES

Latin Pop Song of the Year

  • Christian Daniel “Ahora Que Te Vas”
  • Juanes “Juntos”
  • Maná Feat. Shakira “Mi Verdad”
  • Ricky Martin Feat. Yotuel “La Mordidita”

Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Christian Daniel
  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Juanes
  • Ricky Martin

Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Chino & Nacho
  • Ha*Ash
  • Jesse & Joy
  • Mana

Latin Pop Airplay Label of the Year

  • Sony Music Latin
  • Summa
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment
  • Warner Latina

Latin Pop Airplay Imprint of the Year

  • Capitol Latin
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latino
  • Warner Latina

Latin Pop Album of the Year

  • Juan Gabriel “Los Dúo”
  • Juan Gabriel “Mis Número 1 … 40 Aniversario”
  • Maná “Cama Incendiada”
  • Ricky Martin “A Quien Quiera Escuchar”

Latin Pop Albums Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Juan Gabriel
  • Marco Antonio Solís
  • Ricky Martin
  • Selena

Latin Pop Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Grupo Nueva Vida
  • Il Divo
  • Jesse & Joy
  • Maná

Latin Pop Albums Label of the Year

  • Columbia
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment
  • Warner Latina

Latin Pop Albums Imprint of the Year

  • Fonovisa
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latino
  • Warner Latina

TROPICAL CATEGORIES

Tropical Song of the Year

  • Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony “La Gozadera”
  • Romeo Santos “Hilito”
  • Romeo Santos Feat. Marc Anthony “Yo También”
  • Victor Manuelle “No Quería Engañarte”

Tropical Songs Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Marc Anthony
  • Prince Royce
  • Romeo Santos
  • Victor Manuelle

Tropical Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • ChocQuibTown
  • Gente de Zona
  • Grupo Manía
  • Ilegales

Tropical Songs Airplay Label of the Year

  • Pina
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Top Stop
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

 Tropical Songs Airplay Imprint of the Year

  • Kiyavi
  • Pina
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Top Stop

Tropical Album of the Year

  • Aventura “Sólo Para Mujeres”
  • Buena Vista Social Club “Lost and Found”
  • Gilberto Santa Rosa “Necesito Un Bolero”
  • Victor Manuelle “Que Suenen Los Tambores”

Tropical Albums Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Gilberto Santa Rosa
  • Marc Anthony
  • Romeo Santos
  • Victor Manuelle

Tropical Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Aventura
  • Buena Vista Social Club
  • El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
  • Pirulo y La Tribu         

Tropical Albums Label of the Year

  • Planet Records
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment
  • Warner Bros.

Tropical Albums Imprint of the Year

  • Kiyavi
  • Premium Latin
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Top Stop

REGIONAL MEXICAN CATEGORIES

Regional Mexican Song of the Year

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho “Te Metiste”
  • Banda Clave Nueva de Max Peraza “Cuál Adiós”
  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga “Háblame de Ti”
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda “El Amor de Su Vida”

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Solo

  • El Komander
  • Gerardo Ortiz
  • Remmy Valenzuela
  • Roberto Tapia

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga
  • Calibre 50
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda

Regional Mexican Airplay Label of the Year

  • DEL
  • Remex
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Regional Mexican Airplay Imprint of the Year

  • DEL
  • Disa
  • Fonovisa
  • Remex

Regional Mexican Album of the Year

  • Calibre 50 “Lo Mejor De…”
  • Gerardo Ortiz “Hoy Más Fuerte”
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda “El Aferrado”
  • Various “Las Bandas Románticas de América 2015”

Regional Mexican Albums Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Chiquis Rivera
  • Gerardo Ortiz
  • Joan Sebastian
  • Vicente Fernández

Regional Mexican Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
  • Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga
  • Calibre 50
  • Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda

Regional Mexican Albums Label of the Year

  • Lizos
  • Remex
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Regional Mexican Albums Imprint of the Year

  • DEL
  • Disa
  • Fonovisa
  • Musart

LATIN RHYTHM CATEGORIES

Latin Rhythm Song of the Year

  • J Balvin “Ginza”
  • Maluma “Borro Cassette”
  • Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias “El Perdón”
  • Zion & Lennox “Pierdo La Cabeza”

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Daddy Yankee
  • Farruko
  • J Balvin
  • Nicky Jam

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Alexis & Fido
  • Baby Rasta & Gringo
  • Plan B
  • Zion & Lennox

Latin Rhythm Airplay Label of the Year

  • Baby
  • Pina
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Latin Rhythm Airplay Imprint of the Year

  • Capitol Latin
  • Melodías de Oro
  • Pina
  • Sony Music Latin

Latin Rhythm Album of the Year

  • Don Omar “Last Don ll”
  • Pitbull “Dale”
  • Tony Dize “La Melodía de la Calle, 3rd Season”
  • Yandel “Legacy: De Líder a Leyenda Tour”

Latin Rhythm Albums Artist of the Year, Solo

  • Don Omar
  • Farruko
  • Pitbull
  • Yandel

Latin Rhythm Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group

  • Baby Rasta & Gringo
  • Kinto Sol
  • Plan B
  • Wisin & Yandel 

Latin Rhythm Albums Label of the Year

  • Cinq
  • La Industria
  • Sony Music Latin
  • Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Latin Rhythm Albums Imprint of the Year

  • Machete
  • Mr. 305/Famous Artist
  • Pina
  • Sony Music Latin

WRITERS/PRODUCERS/PUBLISHERS CATEGORIES

Songwriter of the Year

  • Anthony “Romeo” Santos
  • Horacio Palencia Cisneros
  • Nick “Nicky Jam” Rivera Caminero
  • Sergio Mercado

Publisher of the Year

  • Mayimba Music, Inc., ASCAP
  • Palabras De Romeo, ASCAP
  • Sony/ATV Discos Music Publishing LLC, BMI
  • Universal – Música Unica Publishing, BMI

Publishing Corporation of the Year

  • El Productions LLC
  • Sony/ATV Music
  • Universal Music
  • Warner/Chappell Music

Producer of the Year

  • Anthony “Romeo” Santos
  • Jesús Jaime González Terrazas
  • Jesús Tirado Castañeda
  • Saga WhiteBlack

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2016