BMI Congratulates its 2017 Latin American Music Awards Winners

Posted in News on October 30, 2017

BMI songwriters made a strong showing at the 2017 Latin American Music Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Among the many highlights, hit single “Déjà Vu” earned both Song of the Year and Favorite Song – Tropical awards for Prince Royce and Shakira, BMI Icon Gloria Trevi took home the award for Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock, J Balvin earned the award for Favorite Artist – Urban, Ozuna was named the New Artist of the Year, and Pitbull was honored with the Latin AMA Dick Clark Achievement Award.

In addition to the accolades, attendees were treated to wide array of powerhouse performances by Alejandra Guzman and Gloria Trevi, Chayanne and Wisin, Bacilos, Camila Cabello, Ozuna, Pitbull with Fifth Harmony and many more. 

Congratulations to all the BMI winners!

New Artist of the Year

Song of the Year
Prince Royce & Shakira, “Deja Vu”

Favorite Female Artist—Pop/Rock
Gloria Trevi

Favorite Song—Pop/Rock
CNCO*, “Reggaeton Lento (Bailemos)” Composers: Eric Perez Soto & Jorge I Rivera

Favorite Duo or Group—Regional Mexican
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga

Favorite Album—Regional Mexican
Jenni Rivera, Paloma Negra Desde Monterrey

Favorite Artist—Urban
J Balvin

Favorite Song—Tropical
Prince Royce & Shakira, “Deja Vu”

Favorite Collaboration
Enrique Iglesias* Featuring Descemer Bueno*, Zion & Lennox, “Súbeme La Radio”

Dick Clark Achievement Awards

*Not affiliated with BMI


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