Miami – Billboard and Telemundo have announced the finalists for the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards presented by State Farm®. Topping the list of finalists competing multiple times throughout 42 categories are Romeo Santos (17 entries up for 14 awards), Prince Royce (16 entries up for 15 awards), Marc Anthony (15 awards), Jenni Rivera (11 entries for 8 awards), Daddy Yankee (7 awards), Enrique Iglesias (7 awards), Alejandro Fernandez (6 awards) and La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho (6 awards).
The Billboard Latin Music Awards, the longest-running music awards show will be produced and broadcast live by TelemundoThursday, April 24 at 7pm/6c from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami in Florida.
The complete list of finalists, in addition to exclusive content about this year’s event, can be found at Telemundo.com/PremiosBillboard – the official website of the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards presented by State Farm®. For the first time, Telemundo is partnering with Facebook to offer exclusive celebrity Instagram videos through the InstaStop booth. Fans can follow the excitement and be part of the Social TV star-studded event via: Facebook.com/LatinBillboards, Twitter.com/LatinBillboards and Instagram.com/LatinBillboards, using #Billboards2014.
The awards show culminates the Billboard Latin Music Conference presented by State Farm®, celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014. This conference, taking place on April 21 – 24 at the JW Marriot Marquis in Miami, Florida, unites today’s top Latin music artists and key Latin music industry influencers for four days of provocative presentations, panel discussions, exclusive Q&A’s with the hottest artists, compelling case studies, cutting-edge artist showcases, and exclusive networking events. Attendees will also have access to new panels, the new Billboard Latin Music Marketing Awards, Powered by CLIO and hosted by Telemundo and mun2, the Billboard En Concierto series and the popular Billboard BASH, featuring a new format and venue. For details on The Billboard Latin Music Conference, visit:www.BillboardLatinConference.