Is a Latin Grammy a real GRAMMY?

Is a Latin Grammy a real GRAMMY?

The concept of a separate Grammy Awards for Latin music began in 1989. According to organizers, the Latin Grammy Awards was established as the Latin music universe was deemed too large to fit on the Grammy Awards. The Latin Recording Academy defines Latin music as music in Spanish or Portuguese.

Which Hispanic artist has the most Grammys?


  • René Pérez Joglar “Residente” has won the most Latin Grammy Awards, winning a total of 31 awards.
  • René Pérez Joglar “Residente” with 31 awards, has won more than any other male artist.
  • Natalia Lafourcade with 14 awards is the most awarded female artist, followed by Shakira with 12 awards.

Who was the first Latin artist to win a GRAMMY?

Beginning in 1998, members of the Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (LARAS) are eligible to vote in the Latin field of the Grammy Award categories. Puerto Rican singer José Feliciano was the first awarded in the category for his album Me Enamoré (1984).

Who won the most Latin Grammys 2022?

Marco Antonio Solís. Solis, born in Ario de Rosales, Michoacán, has more than 50 titles on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart, including 11 No.

Who won the most Latin Grammys 2021?

Heading into the evening, Colombian artist Camilo led the pack with 10 nominations, followed by Juan Luis Guerra who earned six. Both artists proved to be the night’s biggest winners. Camilo took home three awards for three different songs and also won Best Pop Vocal Album.

Who was the first Latino to win an Oscar?

Rita Moreno
The first one was Rita Moreno, who won in 1962 for the same role in the original film version. DeBose is also the first openly queer star to win an acting Oscar. DeBose beat out Jessie Buckley (“The Lost Daughter”), Judi Dench (“Belfast”), Kirsten Dunst (“The Power of the Dog”) and Aunjanue Ellis (“King Richard”).

Who won Latin Pop album 2022?

While driving home to Smithers from the Okanagan with his family through heavy snow Sunday, Alex Cuba found out his album Mendó won the 2022 Grammy Award for best Latin pop album.

Who won Latin Pop Album 2022?

Has any Latina won an Oscar?

Ariana DeBose won the Oscar for best supporting actress for her role as Anita in Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of “West Side Story.” It is her first Academy Award. The outcome was expected but historic nonetheless as the 31-year-old actress becomes only the second Latina to nab an Oscar.