Grupo Firme, Maluma & More perform at the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards
The first round of performers for the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards has been announcement. Artists from several genres like Grupo Firme, Eslabon ArmadoCamilo, CNCO and Maluma will perform at the event next month.
Among the artists who perform, Eslabon Armado is the most nominated. The Mexican-American group has six nominations this year, including Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group. In May, the sierreño act make history when their album Nostalgia became the first regional Mexican album to enter the top 10 on the Billboard 200 chart. The LP debuted at No. 9 on the chart.
More regional Mexican music will be present on stage with Grupo Firme. The Mexican banda act is up for five nominations, including Regional Mexican Artist of the Year, Duo or Group. An icon of the genre, Pepe Aguilar, is also expected to perform at the awards ceremony.
From the Latin pop scene, Camilo will perform at the event. He recently collaborated with Grupo Firme for his new single “Alaska”. He is nominated for Latin Pop Artist of the Year, Solo. CNCO will also be on stage. The quartet will release their last album as a group, XOXO, tomorrow (August 26). Argentinian pop star TINI is also set to perform.
Currently, Maluma is the only confirmed reggaeton artist to perform at the event. He has been nominated twice this year, notably for Tour of the Year. Colombian icon Carlos Vives will also sing at the event and has been nominated twice in the tropical genre categories.
Spanish singer Pablo López is another confirmed performer. The 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards will be broadcast live on Telemundo on Thursday, September 29. Prices will also coincide with Billboard Latin Music Weektaking place in Miami, Florida from September 26 to October 1.