Nominations for the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards are here! This year Colombian superstars J Balvin and Shakira lead the pack with 12 nominations each. Vamos Colombia! Of course, with Latin artist dominating the music scene in 2017, it's not surprising several talented singers were close behind with 10 nods—including Maluma, Ozuna, and behind the biggest hit of the summer, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee.
Did your favorite Latin artists make the list? Check out below!
Artist of the Year:
Artist of the Year, New:
El Fantasma y Banda Populares del Llano
Hot Latin Song of the Year:
J Balvin & Willy William Featuring Beyonce, “Mi Gente”
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber, “Despacito”
Maluma, “Felices Los 4”
Wisin Featuring Ozuna, “Escapate Conmigo”
Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male:
Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Female:
Top Latin Album of the Year:
J Balvin, “Energia”
Nicky Jam, “Fenix”
Shakira, “El Dorado”
Latin Pop Artist of the Year, Duo or Group:
Jesse & Joy
Congrats to everyone! For a full list of nominees, click here.