“I don’t mean to brag but I recognized Lido as a superstar years before everyone else did and I’m very happy the rest of the world has finally caught up,” Stelmanis said in a statement. “It was an absolute honor to remix this track para mi reina.”
Miss Colombia made the Short List for the 2020 Polaris Music Prize—awarded to the Canadian album of “the highest artistic integrity, without regard to musical genre, professional affiliation, or sales history.” Pimienta was awarded the 2017 Polaris Music Prize for her album La Papessa.
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