Natalie Cole To Perform On Latin GRAMMYs

Performance by Enrique Iglesias and India Martínez also added to the 14th Latin GRAMMY telecast
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    Natalie Cole
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    Enrique Iglesias
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    India Martínez
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    Cote de Pablo
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    Laura Pausini
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    Genesis Rodriguez
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    Roselyn Sanchez
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    Carlos Santana
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    Tommy Torres
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    Omar Chaparro
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    Blanca Soto
November 19, 2013 -- 4:00 am PST

A performance by Natalie Cole and a performance by Enrique Iglesias featuring current nominee India Martínez are the latest additions to the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast lineup. Confirmed to present are actress Cote de Pablo, two-time GRAMMY and 19-time Latin GRAMMY winner Juanes, GRAMMY and three-time Latin GRAMMY winner Laura Pausini, actress Genesis Rodriguez, actress Roselyn Sanchez, 10-time GRAMMY and three-time Latin GRAMMY winner Carlos Santana, and three-time Latin GRAMMY winner and current nominee Tommy Torres. Actors Omar Chaparro and Blanca Soto will co-host the Latin music industry's premier event along with previously announced host, actor/singer Lucero. The Biggest Night in Latin Music is set for Nov. 21 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and will air live on the Univision from 8–11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central). 

Nine-time GRAMMY winner Cole has three nominations: Record Of The Year for "Bachata Rosa" (along with Juan Luis Guerra), and Album Of The Year and Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Natalie Cole En Español.

Martínez is nominated for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Otras Verdades.

Previously announced performers for the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards are current nominees Pablo Alborán, Marc Anthony, Banda Carnaval (with Calibre 50); Miguel Bosé, El Dasa, Leslie Grace (with Zarkana by Cirque du Soleil), Jesse & Joy Featuring Mario Domm, Natalia Lafourcade, Maluma (with Becky G), Gian Marco, Paquita La Del Barrio (with Mariachi Sol De México), Pitbull (with El Cata), Draco Rosa, Alejandro Sanz (with 29 students from Berklee College of Music), Carlos Vives, Wisin, and Yandel; a performance by Juanes, current nominee Ricky Martin, and Laura Pausini paying tribute to 2013 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year Miguel Bosé; and a special segment celebrating salsa featuring Willy Chirino, 2013 Latin Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Oscar D'Leon, Jose Alberto "El Canario," current nominee Sergio George, Ismael Miranda, and current nominee Tito Nieves.

Confirmed to present are current nominees Andrés Cepeda, Banda Los Recoditos (Luis Angel Franco and Samuel Sarmiento), Alex Cuba, Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas, Gaby Moreno, Mala Rodríguez, Aleks Syntek, and Julieta Venegas, as well as 2013 Latin Recording Academy Trustees Award recipient Mario Kreutzberger, aka Don Francisco; and actors Charo, Ninel Conde, Ximena Navarrete, Iván Sánchez, Mayrin Villanueva, and David Zepeda, as well as Miss Universe Gabriela Isler.

The 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards will be supported on radio via Univision Radio (the official Spanish-language radio network of the Latin GRAMMY Awards), and highlighted at and, including video interviews and photos, an extensive archive of past shows, a live-blog, and dedicated forums for fans to share their excitement leading up to the live broadcast. Additionally, the telecast will be distributed internationally to more than 100 countries.

For the third year in a row, will feature Latin GRAMMYs en Vivo, which will include live coverage of the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards and interviews from various locations such as the green-carpet arrivals, the Pre-Telecast Ceremony, backstage, and the media center beginning at 2 p.m. PT.                    

Preceding the Awards telecast, Univision will present exclusive "Noche De Estrellas" ("Night Of The Stars") coverage of the celebrity arrivals direct from the Latin GRAMMY Awards green carpet starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT (6 p.m. Central). Hosted by Univision celebrities Giselle Blondet and Chiquinquira Delgado — and joined by television personalities Raúl de Molina, Rodner Figueroa, Alejandra Espinoza, and Tony Dandrades — "Noche De Estrellas" will feature live interviews and commentary on the stars and their fashions, and will provide viewers an intimate and up-close look at Latin music's most glamorous gala event.

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