|Latin American Music Awards|
|Awarded for||Outstanding achievements for artists in the Latin music industry.|
|Most awards||Enrique Iglesias (13) CNCO (10)|
|Most nominations||Enrique Iglesias and Nicky Jam (15)|
The Latin American Music Awards (Latin AMAs) is an annual American music award that is presented by Telemundo. It is the Spanish-language counterpart of the American Music Awards (AMAs) produced by the Dick Clark Productions.As with AMAs, the Latin AMAs are determined by a poll of the public and music buyers. The first Latin AMAs debuted on October 8, 2015 and was hosted by Lucero.
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Lucero Hogaza León, known as Lucero, is a Mexican singer, songwriter, actress, and television host. She is a multi-platinum singer in Mexico, and has sung in Spanish, English and Portuguese. She is the daughter of Lucero León and Antonio Hogaza and has one brother, Antonio. Lucero has sold more than 27 million records worldwide and is recognized in Latin America and Mexico as "La Novia de America".
|01||2015 Latin American Music Awards||Lucero||Dolby Theatre|
|02||2016 Latin American Music Awards|
|03||2017 Latin American Music Awards||Diego Boneta and Becky G|
|04||2018 Latin American Music Awards||Becky G, Gloria Trevi, Leslie Grace, Roselyn Sanchez and Aracely Arambula|
As of the Latin American Music Awards of 2017.
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