Fonseca Will Be Honored At SESAC Latina Music Awards

Singer Fonseca, winner of Singer Fonseca, attends the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 20, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Fonseca's accomplishments in the music biz will be honored at the 2015 SESAC Latina Music Awards in Los Angeles. The Colombian singer-songwrtier will receive the first-ever Contemporary Icon Award, reports Billboard

The "Te Mando Flores" singer has toured the world, garnered over 100 million views on YouTube and is a three-time Latin GRAMMY winner. It's a no brainer why he'll be receiving an icon award. 

He will also croon the audience with his signature tropical Latin pop sound at the annual gala. The celebration will be on June 17th at the Beverly Hills Hotel and according to Billboard, Fonseca will also celebrate "the performance rights organization’s many songwriters, publishers and affiliates with chart-topping hits."

Fonseca will join Puerto Rican urban artist Nicky Jam and regional Mexican artist Noel Torres, who are also expected to perform at this year's SESAC Latina Music Awards.

In addition to his well-deserved merit, Fonseca is hyped with the upcoming release of his new single "Entre Mi Vida y La Tuya" out June 2nd.

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Jessica Lucia Roiz

Jessica L. Roiz is a Miami-based bilingual journalist of Nicaraguan descent. In addition to Latin Times, she's published in VOXXI, The Miami Herald, Huffington Post, La Opinion, El Nuevo Herald, The Latin Kitchen and more. With over 10-years experience in digital media, she's nothing but passionate and creative with her work. When she's not writing or editing videos, she can be found listening to rock en Español, dancing bachata, reading Paulo Coelho, missing Selena Quintanilla or relaxing in Nicaragua. She's also the founder of ALoNica con la Roiz and PulsoPOP