5 Uplifting Moments in Latin Music This Week (September 17) – Billboard

By | September 17, 2022

From profession milestones and new music releases to main bulletins and extra, Billboard editors spotlight the most recent buzz in Latin music information each week. Here is what’s been occurring within the Latin music world this week.

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The NFL groups up with Neon16

As a part of his “For tradition” initiative, the NFL introduced a partnership with NEON16, by means of which the league is ready to launch its first-ever creative-led “Por La Cultura Mixtape” One Six and hitmaker Tainy. Based on a press launch, the mixtape will include a collection of tracks, together with the brand new collaboration “Rómpela” with Yandel, El Alfa and Will.i.Am, which is the primary monitor of the mixtape and the backdrop for the “Por La Cultura” marketing campaign launch spot titled “The Celebration”.

Dangerous Bunny Meets Uvalde Capturing Survivor

Dangerous Bunny bought a while reverse 10-year-old Uvalde survivor Mayah Zamora throughout her tour in Arlington, Texas, the place the 2 met backstage and took an image collectively. The Puerto Rican hitmaker additionally signed a T-shirt for Zamora and gave him an official A Verano Sin Ti tour merchandise.

Photographs of the encounter had been shared on social media by the Correa Household Basis, a nonprofit based by Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa. In an Instagram submit, the muse wrote partly, “All of the love she obtained from you and your staff @noahassad @rimas made this a tremendous expertise that she and her household will cherish” alongside a photograph gallery. See the candy encounter second right here.

Gente de Zona performs on the Hispanic Caucus Management Convention

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Management Convention and forty fifth Annual Awards Gala was held for the primary time since 2019 on September 15. The occasion serves because the nation’s “largest congregation of Hispanic leaders to have fun the resilience, energy and legacy of our group,” in response to a press launch. Joe Biden and vice chairman Kamala Harris. civil rights activist Dolores Huerta was additionally there, whereas a efficiency by the Cuban duo Gente de Zona closed the festive occasion. Their set included hits reminiscent of “Bailando”, “La Gozadera”, and “Háblame de Miami”.

Yotuel collaborates with Macy’s

To have fun Hispanic Heritage Month beginning Thursday (September 15), Yotuel Romero has teamed up with Macy’s for a limited-edition capsule assortment, Billboard can solely promote.

Aimed to honor Hispanic tradition from the attitude of an Afro-Latino expertise, the capsule, dubbed “Yotuel by Cubavera,” will embody graphic tees and hoodies illustrated by an artist Tony Mendoza. They are going to be offered solely at Macy’s and Cubavera.com.

“I am very proud to characterize Latinos and particularly Afro-Latino tradition throughout Hispanic Heritage Month,” Romero stated. Billboard by electronic mail. “This collaboration with Cubavera, Macy’s and artist Tony Mendoza celebrates our Cuban roots by means of the fusion of vogue and artwork.”

Nicky Jam will obtain a particular award

Nicky Jam will obtain the Billboard Corridor of Fame award on the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards, Billboard and Telemundo introduced Tuesday, September 13.

The particular prize will acknowledge the reggaetón artist, actor and entrepreneur for his prolific work that transcends musical genres and languages. He’s additionally set to carry out on the awards present, which is able to happen on Thursday, September 29 at Watsco Canter in Miami and might be broadcast reside on Telemundo beginning at 7 p.m. ET.

Nicky can be confirmed to talk at Latin Music Week, alongside confirmed visitors Chayanne, Maluma, Grupo Firme, Camilo, Ivy Queen and Romeo Santos, amongst many others. The occasion will even embody the launch of Billboard Español, Billboard‘s new all-Spanish web site, which ought to go reside in September. To register and get details about Billboard Latin Music Week, go to billboardlatinmusicweek.com.