The Billboard Latin Music Awards have finally arrived. Thursday night's event will have three rotating hosts: The "Queen of Grupero music," Ana Bárbara; telenovela leading man, Juan Soler; and TV star Daniel Sarcos.
The red carpet event begins at 5:30 p.m., and will be followed by the main event at 7 p.m., live from the Bank United Center at the University of Miami on Telemundo.
Live stream footage of the State Farm presented event can be watched on Eonline.com.
Puerto Rican singer Don Omar has the most nominations with 18, and the late Jenni Rivera was honored with 11 nominations.
Rivera died on Dec. 9, 2012 when her plane crashed in Mexico, leaving no survivors. She released “Joyas Prestadas” in 2011, and her compilation album, “La Misma Gran Senora,” was released two days after her death.
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Both of her musical productions are nominated for “Album of the Year.”
The following is a list of all the nominees, courtesy of the Huffington Post:
Artist of the Year: Don Omar Prince Royce Jenni Rivera Romeo Santos
New Artist of the Year: 3BallMTY Juan Magan Jesus Ojeda y Sus Parientes Michel Telo
Crossover Artist of the Year: Chris Brown Flo Rida PSY Rihanna
Song of the Year: 3BallMTY Featuring El Bebeto & America Sierra “Intentalo” Juan Magan Featuring Pitbull & El Cata “Bailando Por El Mundo” Don Omar Featuring Natty Natasha “Dutty Love” Michel Telo “Ai Se Eu Te Pego”
Album of the Year: Jenni Rivera “Joyas Prestadas: Pop” Jenni Rivera “La Misma Gran Señora” Prince Royce “Phase II” Romeo Santos “Formula: Vol. 1”
Latin Pop Album of the Year: Ricardo Arjona “Independiente” Mana “Drama y Luz” Jenni Rivera “Joyas Prestadas: Pop” Alejandro Sanz “La Musica No Se Toca”
Tropical Album of the Year: Victor Manuelle “Busco Un Pueblo” Prince Royce “Phase II” Romeo Santos “Formula: Vol. 1” Romeo Santos “The King Stays King: Sold Out At Madison Square Garden”
Regional Mexican Album of the Year: Jenni Rivera “Joyas Prestadas: Banda” Jenni Rivera “La Misma Gran Señora” 3BallMTY “Intentalo” La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho “Irreversible...2012”
Latin Rhythm Album of the Year: Daddy Yankee “Prestige” Don Omar “Don Omar Presents MT02: New Generation” Wisin & Yandel “Lideres” Various Artists “Pina Records Presenta: La Formula: The Company”