2019 Latin GRAMMYs Viewer's Guide: Here's How, When & Where To Watch
This Thursday, Nov. 14, marks the 20th Latin GRAMMY Awards, but the celebration starts early with the Special Awards and Latin Recording Academy Person Of The Year, all taking place this week in Las Vegas. The good news is, no matter where you are, you can catch all the action. Here's how and where to watch.
The party starts with the Latin GRAMMYs Special Awards 2019 on Nov. 13, and you can watch LIVE on Facebook at 10:30 a.m. PST. At this exclusive private lunch event held at the Waldorf Astoria in Las Vegas, Lifetime Achievement Awards will be presented to Eva Ayllón, Joan Baez, José Cid, Lupita D’Alessio, Hugo Fattoruso, Pimpinela, Omara Portuondo and José Luis Rodríguez "El Puma." The Academy's Trustees Award will be presended to the “Father of rock en español,” Mario Kaminsky.
Also on Nov. 13, superstar singer/songwriter Juanes will be honored as the 2019 Latin Recording Academy Person Of The Year. The event will take place at the MGM Grand Las Vegas. Fans can catch a glimpse of the action as the red carpet arrivals will be streamed LIVE on Facebook at 6:30 p.m. PT. An incredible array of stars are confirmed to pay tribute to Juanes, including performances from current Latin GRAMMY Awards nominees Cami, Alessia Cara, Paula Fernandes, Fonseca, Juan Luis Guerra, Mon Laferte, Morat, Ozuna, Draco Rosa, Rosalía, Alejandro Sanz and Sebastián Yatra, plus Jesse & Joy, Fito Páez and Pablo López. Acclaimed guitarist Orianthi will also take the stage.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, The Biggest Night In Latin Music begins with the Latin GRAMMY Premiere, and the Latin GRAMMYs Facebook page is once again the place to be leading up to the show, where the first Latin GRAMMYs of the evening will be awarded. Facebook LIVE coverage starts at 1:30 p.m. PST. The Premiere, hosted by Lali, will feature performances from Anavitória, Cami, Luis Enrique & C4 Trío and Leiva.
Following the Latin GRAMMYs Premiere, the action moves to the Latin GRAMMYs red carpet at 3:30 p.m. PST and continues with backstage coverage during the show starting at 5 p.m. PST, all on Facebook LIVE. The exclusive behind-the-scenes live stream coverage will include interviews from various locations, including the red carpet, backstage and the media center.
Be sure to tune in for the main event, the 20th Latin GRAMMY Awards, airing Thursday, Nov. 14, on Univision at 8 p.m. Confirmed performers at the 20th Latin GRAMMYs include Paula Arenas, Bad Bunny, Alessia Cara, Alex Fernández, Vicente Fernández, Draco Rosa, Ximena Sariñana, Sech, Sebastián Yatra, Alejandro Fernández, Natalia Jiménez and Olga Tañón. The show will be hosted by Ricky Martin alongside internationally renowned actresses Roselyn Sánchez and Paz Vega.
Now you know the details on all things Latin GRAMMYs. Head over to the full list of nominees to see who's nominated this year. Enjoy!