Ozuna has been confirmed to participate as a special guest in a Q&A during this year’s Billboard Latin Music Week. The Puerto Rican singer-songwriter will join an exclusive, in-depth conversation for the “Superstar Q&A” session on Tuesday, April 23.
“Ozuna has redefined reggaetón and trap music,” says Leila Cobo, Billboard’s vice president, Latin industry lead. “His collaborations with Cardi B and Selena Gomez, among others, have taken the genre to places it was never before. We have followed his career from the onset and are proud to welcome him to Latin Music Week.”
Currently, Ozuna is a finalist for 23 Billboard Latin Music Awards in 15 categories, a record in the history of the awards. In his short career, Ozuna has established records on the Billboard charts; on the Sept. 8, 2018-dated tally, Ozuna broke his own record for the most concurrently charting titles on the Hot Latin Songs chart, with a whopping 20 tracks. He previously set the record with 13 simultaneous songs on the list dated Oct. 7, 2017.
His sophomore album Aura also debuted in 2018 with the largest streaming week ever for a Latin release on the Billboard charts, and ended the year as the No. 1 Latin album on the charts.Odisea, his 2017 release, spent a record-breaking 32 consecutive weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart in 2017 and 2018.
On YouTube, Ozuna holds the record as the artist with most videos, in any language, with over one billion views as a lead artist, featured artist or collaborator, with seven videos reaching the milestone.
Returning for its 29th year, Latin Music Week features Q&A sessions and panels, including its signature “Star Q&As,” as well as panels focusing on streaming, videos, both mainstream and Latin collaborations and more. Registration to the conference will give attendees access to three days of panels, one-on-one sessions and showcases, plus tickets to the Billboard Latin Music Awards, which will air live on Telemundo on April 25.
To register for the conference and awards, visit BillboardLatinMusicWeek.com.