Latin Grammy Awards 2015

Latin Grammy Awards 2015

November 19, 2015
November 19, 2015
Las Vegas
Las Vegas


The 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards were held on November 19, 2015 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise. This is the second time that Latin Grammys wil be held at this location, will be broadcast live on the Univision Network from 8–11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central).

The nominations were announced on September 23, 2015. Leonel García leads with six nominations, followed by Natalia Lafourcade with five. Additionally, Juan Luis Guerra and Alejandro Sanz; engineers Edgar Barrera, Demián Nava, and Alan Saucedo; and producer Cachorro López each receive four nominations. Pablo Alborán, Miguel Bosé, Café Quijano, Pedro Capó, Nicky Jam, Ricky Martin, and Vicentico are among those who each receive three nominations. Brazilian singer Roberto Carlos will be honored as the Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year on November 18, the day prior to the Latin Grammy Awards.[1]

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Natalia Lafourcade
Mexican singer
bornFebruary 26, 1984
Mexico City
Juan Luis Guerra
Dominican Republic musician
bornJune 7, 1957
Sin Bandera
Enrique Iglesias
Singer, songwriter, record producer
bornMay 8, 1976
Resides inMiami

Photos - Arrivals (1)206

Person of the Year

Roberto Carlos da Silva Rocha (born 10 April 1973), more commonly known simply as Roberto Carlos, is a Brazilian retired footballer. He started his career in Brazil as a forward but spent most of his career as a left-back and has been described as the "most offensive-minded left-back in the history of the game".[3]

He was nicknamed el hombre bala ("the bullet man") due to his powerful bending free kicks, which have been measured at over 105 miles per hour (169 km/h).[4] He is also known for his stamina, running speed, technical skills, crossing ability,[5][6] long throw ins and 24-inch (61 cm) thighs.[4] In 1997 he was runner-up in the FIFA World Player of the Year. Considered one of the best left backs in history, he was chosen on the FIFA World Cup Dream Team, and in 2004 was named in the FIFA 100 list of the world's greatest living players.[7][8]

Roberto Carlos started playing for the Brazil national team in 1992. He played in three World Cups, helping the team reach the final in 1998 in France, and win the 2002 tournament in Korea/Japan. He was named in the FIFA World Cup All-Star Team in 1998 and 2002.

At club level, he joined Real Madrid in 1996 where he spent 11 highly successful seasons, playing 584 matches in all competitions and scoring 71 goals. At Real, he won four La Liga titles and the UEFA Champions League three times. In April 2013, he was named by Marca as a member of the "Best foreign eleven in Real Madrid's history".[9] In August 2012, he announced his retirement from football at the age of 39.[10] Roberto Carlos took up management and was named as the head coach of Sivasspor in the Turkish Süper Lig in June 2013.[11] He resigned as head coach in December 2014.[12] In July 2015, he was appointed player/manager of Indian Super League club Delhi Dynamos.[13]

Top Winner

María Natalia Lafourcade Silva (Spanish pronunciation: [naˈtalja lafurˈkaðe]; born 26 February 1984 in Coatepec, Mexico) is a Mexican pop-rock singer and songwriter who since her debut in 2003 has been one of the most successful singers in the pop rock scene in Latinamerica. Her band's name is Natalia y La Forquetina. Lafourcade's voice has been categorized as a lyric soprano.[1]

Winning Artists21

Winning Songs and Albums12


Songs Performed16

Record of the Year Nominees10

Album of the Year Nominees9

Song of the Year Nominees9

Best New Artist Nominees7

Best Contemporary Pop Vocal Album Nominees5

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album Nominees5

Best Urban Performance Nominees7

Best Urban Music Album Nominees5

Best Urban Song Nominees5

Best Rock Album Nominees5

Best Pop/Rock Album Nominees5

Best Alternative Music Album Nominees5

Best Salsa Album Nominees5

Best Singer-Songwriter Album Nominees5

Best Latin Jazz Album Nominees4

Producer of the Year Nominees4

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients5

Trustees Award Recipients1

MGM Grand Garden Arena
The MGM Grand Garden Arena (originally known as the MGM Grand Garden Special Events Center) is a multi-purpose arena located within the MGM Grand Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Strip. Parking will no longer be free on June 8, 2016, except for locals until December 29, 2016.

Notable Attendees131


Spotify - Featured Albums & Singles62


Spotify - Featured Tracks26


News Articles6

Latin Grammy Awards 2015: Will Smith, Ricky Martin & More Perform, Winners For The Night [VIDEO]
ENSTARS  –  November 20, 2015
Award season is nearly in full swing and the 16th annual Latin Grammy Awards definitely has everyone talking from Will Smith’s performance to the winners of the evening. Award News: Chris Rock To Host 2016 Oscars Hosted by Mexican actress Jacqueline ...
Jada Pinkett-Smith: Actress goes braless at Latin Grammy Awards 2015  –  November 19, 2015
Jada Pinkett Smith turn heads when she arrived braless on the red carpet at the 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas on Thursday, November 19. The 44-year-old actress risked total exposure of her chest while wearing a daring shimmery silver dress ...
Watch Latin Grammy Awards 2015 Online: Live Stream, Nominees, And More
The Inquisitr  –  November 19, 2015
The 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards ceremony is only hours away! According to the International Business Times, the live broadcast of the ceremony will air from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Over 30 different acts are scheduled to perform as ...
Latin Grammy Awards Live Stream 2015: Watch The Show Online
Hollywood Life (blog)  –  November 19, 2015
It’s time for the 2015 Latin Grammy Awards! Don’t miss a second of the fun — check out the live stream, which will give you access to everything from red carpet arrivals to the incredible performances! The biggest night in latin music is about to go ...
2015 Latin Grammy Awards: 5 Things You Need to Know About Tonight's Big Show
E Online  –  November 18, 2015
The biggest night in Latin music is almost here! In just a few hours, the 2015 Latin Grammy Awards will kick off in Las Vegas where event organizers have managed to pull off the impossible. How does 32 performers and 22 presenters sound for one show?
Here Are The Nominees For The 2015 Latin Grammys
Forbes  –  September 23, 2015
Earlier today, the nominations for the 16th annual Latin Grammy Awards were announced, with Leonel García leading the pack with six nominations, followed closely by Natalia Lafourcade with five, and Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz, engineers Edgar ...

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