Premios Billboard 2017 Nominations: Nicky Jam, Shakira Lead Telemundo Award Show Noms

Premios Billboard 2017 Nominations
Shakira, Maluma, J Balvin are some of the top artists this year. Who are your favorites to win? Telemundo

Telemundo is once again airing Premios Billboard 2017 this year as the hottest Latin awards show returns. The nominations were made public today and Nicky Jam along with Shakira lead the pack with 9. Scoring 8 nods were Enrique Iglesias, Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho and Banda Sinaloense MS De Sergio Lizarraga. Rounding out the list of the most nominations were: Maluma (7), Juan Gabriel (7), J Balvin (7), Wisin (6) and Carlos Vives (6).

Urban music singer and songwriter Nicky Jam is a nine-time finalist this year, vying for Artist of the Year; Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male; and Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Solo. His chart-topping song “Hasta el Amanecer” competes for Hot Latin Song of the Year; Airplay Song of the Year; Digital Song of the Year; Streaming Song of the Year; and Latin Rhythm Song of the Year; while his collaboration with Reik on “Ya Me Entere” competes for Latin Pop Song of the Year.

World music icon and top female finalist this year, Shakira is also a nine-time finalist for Social Artist of the Year; Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Female; and Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Solo. Her collaboration with Carlos Vives “La Bicicleta” is up for Hot Latin Song of the Year; Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event; Airplay Song of the Year; Digital Song of the Year; Latin Pop Song of the Year; while her song “Chantaje,” featuring Maluma, also competes for Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event.

Premios Billboard 2017 will air on Thursday, April 27 at 7pm/6c from The Watsco Center at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida.

PREMIOS BILLBOARD 2017 NOMINATIONS LIST

ARTIST CATEGORIES

Artist of the Year
J Balvin
Juan Gabriel
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho
Nicky Jam

Artist of the Year, New
CNCO
Crecer Germán
Ozuna
Ulíces Chaidez y Sus Plebes

Tour of the Year
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda
Maná
Marc Anthony
Marco Antonio Solís

Social Artist of the Year
Enrique Iglesias
Jennifer Lopez
Maluma
Shakira

Crossover Artist of the Year
Calvin Harris
Drake
Justin Bieber
Rihanna

SONG CATEGORIES

Hot Latin Song of the Year
Carlos Vives & Shakira, “La Bicicleta”
Daddy Yankee, “Shaky Shaky”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele El Corazón”
Nicky Jam, “Hasta El Amanecer”

Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event
Carlos Vives & Shakira, “La Bicicleta”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele El Corazón”
Farruko feat. Ky-Mani Marley, “Chillax”
Shakira feat. Maluma, “Chantaje”

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male
Daddy Yankee
J Balvin
Maluma
Nicky Jam

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Female
Becky G
Jennifer Lopez
Shakira
Thalía

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Banda Sinaloense MS De Sergio Lizárraga
La Arrolladora Banda el Limón de René Camacho
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho
Zion & Lennox

Hot Latin Songs Label of the Year
DEL
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Hot Latin Songs Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
DEL
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin

Airplay Song of the Year
Carlos Vives & Shakira, “La Bicicleta”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele el Corazón”
Nicky Jam, “Hasta El Amanecer”
Prince Royce, “La Carretera”

Airplay Label of the Year
Lizos
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Airplay Imprint of the Year
Disa
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin
Warner Latina

Digital Song of the Year
Carlos Vives & Shakira, “La Bicicleta”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele el Corazón”
Nicky Jam, “Hasta El Amanecer”
Pitbull feat. Sensato, Lil Jon & Osmani Garcia, “El Taxi”

Streaming Song of the Year
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho, “Te Metiste”
Daddy Yankee, “Shaky Shaky”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele el Corazón”
Nicky Jam, “Hasta El Amanecer”

 

ALBUM CATEGORIES

Top Latin Album of the Year
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, Que Bendición
Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo 2
Juan Gabriel, Vestido de Etiqueta: Por Eduardo Magallanes
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho, Recuerden Mi Estilo

Latin Compilation Album of the Year
Varios/Various, 20 Bandazos de Oro: Puros Éxitos
Varios/Various, De Puerto Rico Para El Mundo
Varios/Various, Las Bandas Románticas de América 2016
Varios/Various, Latin Hits 2016: Club Edition

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Male
J Balvin
Joan Sebastian
Juan Gabriel
Marco Antonio Solís

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Female
Ana Gabriel
Jenni Rivera
Selena
Thalía

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Banda Sinaloense MS De Sergio Lizárraga
Calibre 50
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho

Top Latin Albums Label of the Year
DEL
Lizos
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Top Latin Albums Imprint of the Year
DEL
Disa
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin

LATIN POP CATEGORIES

Latin Pop Song of the Year
Carlos Vives & Shakira, “La Bicicleta”
Chino & Nacho feat. Daddy Yankee, “Andas En Mi Cabeza”
Enrique Iglesias feat. Wisin, “Duele el Corazón”
Reik & Nicky Jam, “Ya Me Enteré”

Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Solo
Carlos Vives
Enrique Iglesias
Ricky Martin
Shakira

Latin Pop Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Chino & Nacho
CNCO
Jesse & Joy
Sin Bandera

Latin Pop Airplay Label of the Year
Mr. 305
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Latin Pop Airplay Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latino
Warner Latina

Latin Pop Album of the Year
CNCO, Primera Cita
Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo 2
Juan Gabriel, Vestido Por Etiqueta Por Eduardo Magallanes
Selena, Lo Mejor de…

Latin Pop Albums Artist of the Year, Solo
Ana Gabriel
Juan Gabriel
Marco Antonio Solís
Selena

Latin Pop Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
CNCO
Il Divo
Jesse & Joy
Reik

Latin Pop Albums Label of the Year
Columbia
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Latin Pop Albums Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latino

TROPICAL CATEGORIES Tropical

Song of the Year
Deorro feat. Pitbull & Elvis Crespo, “Bailar"
Gente de Zona feat. Marc Anthony, “Traidora”
Prince Royce, “La Carretera”
Victor Manuelle & Yandel, “Imaginar”

Tropical Songs Artist of the Year, Solo
Elvis Crespo
Marc Anthony
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos

Tropical Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
24 Horas
Chiquito Team Band
Gente de Zona
Grupo Niche

Tropical Songs Airplay Label of the Year
LP
ParkEast
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Tropical Songs Airplay Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latino
Warner Latina

Tropical Album of the Year
Aventura, Todavía Me Amas: Lo Mejor de Aventura
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Alunizando
Gente de Zona, Visualízate
La Tribu de Abrante, Otro Formato de Música

Tropical Albums Artist of the Year, Solo
Diego “El Cigala”
Manny Manuel
Marc Anthony
Victor Manuelle

Tropical Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Aventura
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
Gente de Zona
La Tribu de Abrante

Tropical Albums Label of the Year
EGC
Planet Records
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Tropical Albums Imprint of the Year
Magnus
Planet Records
Premium Latin
Sony Music Latin

REGIONAL MEXICAN CATEGORIES

Regional Mexican Song of the Year
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, “Me Vas A Extrañar”
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, “Solo Con Verte”
La Arrolladora Banda el Limón de René Camacho, “Me Va A Pesar”
Regulo Caro, “Cicatriiices”

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Solo
Adriel Favela
Gerardo Ortiz
Regulo Caro
Remmy Valenzuela

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga
Calibre 50
La Arrolladora Banda El Limón de René Camacho
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho

Regional Mexican Airplay Label of the Year
DEL
Lizos
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Regional Mexican Airplay Imprint of the Year
DEL
Disa
Fonovisa
Lizos

Regional Mexican Album of the Year
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, Que Bendición
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda, Lecciones Para El Corazón
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda, Mis Ídolos, Hoy Mis Amigos!!!
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho, Recuerden Mi Estilo

Regional Mexican Albums Artist of the Year, Solo
Espinoza Paz
Jenni Rivera
Joan Sebastian
Vicente Fernández

Regional Mexican Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga
Calibre 50
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda
Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho

Regional Mexican Albums Label of the Year
DEL
Lizos
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Regional Mexican Albums Imprint of the Year
DEL
Disa
Fonovisa
Lizos

LATIN RHYTHM CATEGORIES

Latin Rhythm Song of the Year
Farruko Feat. Ky-Mani Marley, “Chillax”
J Balvin, “Bobo”
Maluma feat. Yandel, “El Perdedor”
Nicky Jam, “Hasta El Amanecer

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Solo
J Balvin
Maluma
Nicky Jam
Yandel

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Alexis & Fido
Plan B
Play-N-Skillz
Zion & Lennox

Latin Rhythm Airplay Label of the Year
Mr. 305
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Latin Rhythm Airplay Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
La Industria
Sony Music Latin
Warner Latina

Latin Rhythm Album of the Year
Farruko, Visionary
J Balvin, Energía
Maluma, Pretty Boy Dirty Boy
Yandel, Dangerous

Latin Rhythm Albums Artist of the Year, Solo
Farruko
J Balvin
Maluma
Pitbull

Latin Rhythm Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Cartel de Santa
Plan B
Yomil Y El Dany
Zion & Lennox

Latin Rhythm Albums Label of the Year
Rich
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment
Warner Latina

Latin Rhythm Albums Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
Pina
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latino

WRITERS/PRODUCERS/PUBLISHERS CATEGORIES

Songwriter of the Year
Edén Muñoz
Horacio Palencia Cisneros
Luciano Luna Díaz
Raymond Luis “Daddy Yankee” Ayala Rodríguez

Publisher of the Year
DEL World Songs, ASCAP
Dulce Maria Music, LLC, SESAC
Sony/ATV Discos Music Publishing LLC, ASCAP
Sony/ATV Latin Music Publishing, LLC, BMI

Publishing Corporation of the Year
BMG
Sony/ATV Music
Universal Music
Warner/Chappell Music

Producer of the Year
Alejandro “Sky” Suárez Ramírez
Jesus Jaime González Terrazas
Saga Whiteblack
Sergio Lizarraga

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Armando Tinoco is an Orange County-based writer with a degree in Marketing from Cal. State Fullerton and a degree in Graphic Design from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. In addition to reporting for Latin Times and when he is not watching Brazilian and Mexican telenovelas or quoting lines from "Clueless" and "Friends" he is brushing up his skills in CSS and responsive website design. Some of his celebrity idols include Eiza Gonzalez, Paulina Rubio and Amanda Bynes.