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Published: 9/17/2010

SESAC Congratulates the 11th Annual Latin Grammy Nominees

The nominees for the 11th Latin Grammy Awards were announced by LARAS on September 8th at the Avalon in Hollywood, CA.  Among the nominees are SESAC Latina affiliates:
Samuel ”Samo” Parra, of Camila; Swizz Beatz, producer and composer (Alejandro Sanz’ album); renowned composer, producer and performer, recipient of the SESAC Legacy Award 2010, Aleks Syntek (SACM/SESAC); Colombian singer and composer Fonseca (SAYCO/SESAC); artist Juan Fernando Velasco from Ecuador, and Mexican composer Miguel Angel Romero, whose song “Dime Que Me Quieres,” had 15 consecutive weeks at the #1 position on the most popular charts, and was recorded by the legendary Banda El Recodo.
The Latin Grammy Awards will take place November 11th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.  The ceremony will be broadcast live on the Univision network.

11th Latin Grammy Nominee List:

Best Tropical Song
“Estar Lejos” - Willie Colón & Fonseca (SAYCO/SESAC)
Composer: Fonseca & Willie Colón
Album: Gratitud Edición Especial
[EMI Colombia]

Album Of The Year
Dejarte de Amar - Camila [Samo, performer, songwriter]
[Sony Music Latin]

Paraíso Express - Alejandro Sanz [Swizz Beatz, producer, songwriter]
[Warner Music Spain ]

Best Male Pop Vocal Album
Métodos De Placer Instantáneo
Aleks Syntek [performer, songwriter, producer]
[EMI Music Mexico / Mundo Lite Records]

Best Pop Album by Duo or Group with vocal
“Dejarte De Amar” - Camila [Samo, performer, songwriter]
[Sony Music Latin]

Best Banda Album
Me Gusta Todo De Ti  - Banda El Recodo De Cruz Lizárraga  [Miguel Angel Romero, songwriter]
[Fonovisa Records/Universal Music Latin Entertainment]

Best Folk Album
Con Toda El Alma  - Juan Fernando Velasco [performer]
[Alegría Producciones]