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Published: 2/12/2015

SESAC Latina announces its finalists to Premios Billboard 2015

SESAC Latina’s talent makes a strong and broad showing among the finalists of the upcoming Premios Billboard. 
 
These nominations are based on physical and digital-product sales, streaming and airplay at Latin radio in the United States and Puerto Rico.
 
Award categories and genres include vocal collaboration, pop, tropical, Regional Mexican, album and artist of the year, digital and streaming, and publishing company of the year.
 
Standing out among the finalists is the Colombian singer and songwriter J. Balvin, who appears in several categories for his hit “6 AM,” represented by SESAC. Also prominent in this year’s announcement is the Regional Mexican powerhouse Calibre 50, which appears in such categories as Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year; Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group; and Regional Mexican Artist of the Year, Duo or Group.  “Odio” performed by Romeo Santos, co-written by SESAC affiliate Rico Love, in the categories Hot Latin Song Vocal Collaboration, Song of the Year Airplay, Song of the Year Digital, Song of the Year Streaming, and Tropical Song of the Year.
 
Another finalist, Luciano Luna Díaz in the category Composer of the Year.  Luna was named SESAC Latina Composer of the Year 2014, and his songs have been recorded by such prominent artists as Banda El Recodo, Julion Alvarez, Recoditos, Luis Coronel, among others.

The 2015 edition of Premios Billboard takes place April 30 and will be telecast live by Telemundo from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami, Fla.
 
Here is the complete list of SESAC Latina-affiliated finalists: 
 
Composer of the Year
Luciano Luna Díaz

Hot Latin Song Vocal Collaboration
J. Balvin feat. Farruko “6 AM”
Romeo Santos feat. Drake “Odio”

Latin Rhythm Song of the Year
J. Balvin feat. Farruko “6 AM”

Regional Mexican Song
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga “Hermosa Experiencia”

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Calibre 50

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Calibre 50

Regional Mexican Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Calibre 50

Song of the Year, Airplay
J. Balvin feat. Farruko “6 AM”
Romeo Santos feat. Drake “Odio”

Song of the Year, Digital
J. Balvin feat. Farruko “6 AM”
Romeo Santos feat. Drake “Odio”

Song of the Year, Streaming
Romeo Santos feat. Drake “Odio”

Tropical Song of the Year
Romeo Santos feat. Drake “Odio”

Publishing Company of the Year
Universal Music Latina, SESAC

To the Premios Billboard 2015 nominated projects that feature contributions from our affiliated composers:

Tropical Album of the Year
Romeo Santos “Formula, Vol. 2”

Latin Rhythm Album of the Year
J. Balvin “La Familia”

Top Latin Album of the Year
Romeo Santos “Formula, Vol. 2”






 
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