Featuring 14 memorable performances by more than 20 artists and musical groups, the prestigious 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards will light up the sky on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. and will broadcast live on Telemundo from Bank United Center at the University of Miami in Florida.
At the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards, singer, songwriter, actor and philanthropist Marc Anthony will be honored with the Billboard Hall of Fame Award, which celebrates an artistic career that goes beyond musical performance and takes into account his tremendous influence as a global artist in multiple fields.
The Billboard Hall of Fame Award is reserved for artists who have achieved some form of global recognition for what they’ve done, transcending genre and language boundaries. Past recipients of the rarely handed out award include Vicente Fernandez and Celia Cruz. Marc Anthony will also perform during the awards ceremony.
Pitbull, Cristian Castro, Olga Tanon, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Mana, Samo, Natti Natasha, Loalwa Braz, Sensato and Akon join the list of performers for Thursday’s award show. Catch the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards live at 7 p.m. on Telemundo.
–Courtesy of Examiner.com