MTV Tr3s has just announced the names of the nominess for the Best Latino Artist Award at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards. Five top Latin music stars will compete this year for the prestigious trophy. The list includes Bachata singer Romeo Santos, Latin Urban artist Pitbull, Colombian supertsar Juanes, Pop diva Jennifer Lopez and Reggaeton duo Wisin y Yandel.

The 2012 MTV Video Music Awards will be held on September 6 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Before then, you can visit MTV Tr3s official site to vote for your favorite finalist. Whoever gets this trophy will surely make good extra points for the most influential Latin music artist of 2012. We will see how it goes.

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