Bad Bunny & Karol G Performing at 2021 Billboard Music Awards | Billboard News

Bad Bunny will perform “Te Deseo Lo Mejor” from his 2020 album 'El Último Tour Del Mundo,' which made history as the first all-Spanish-language album to hit No. 1 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart. Karol G will perform a medley of her hits “Bichota” and “El Makinon.”

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CHELSEA BRIGGS: In separate performances, Bad Bunny and Karol G will represent Latin music at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards. Bad Bunny will perform "Te Deseo Lo Mejor" from his 2020 album, "El Último Tour Del Mundo," which made history as the first all-Spanish language album to hit number one on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart.

KAROL G: [SINGING SPANISH]

CHELSEA BRIGGS: And Karol G will perform a medley of her hits, "Bichota" and "El Makinen".

KAROL G: [SINGING SPANISH]

CHELSEA BRIGGS: Bad Bunny, a four-time BBMA winner, is nominated for seven more BBMAs this year, including Top Latin Artist and Top Latin Album, two categories he won last year. Bad Buddy is one of the only nine artists with seven or more BBMA nods this year, and the only one representing Latin music. Bad Bunny holds the record for the most top 40 hits on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart, with 104. He also holds the record for the most hits total on the chart, 111.

Karol G's most recent album, "KGO516," debuted at number one on Billboard's Top Latin Albums, becoming her first number one on that chart. It also made the top 20 on the Billboard 200, her highest ranking to date. The Colombian singer-songwriter has amassed 25 hits on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart, including three number ones. She has had 10 number ones on Billboard's Latin Airplay chart.

- This year's BBMAs will take place on Sunday, May 23, and is hosted by Nick Jonas. The show will include performances by BTS, DJ Khaled, featuring H.E.R. and Migos, Alicia Keys, Pink, and The Weeknd, just to name a few. For more info on the award show, you can head to Billboard.com. And until next time, for Billboard News, I'm Chelsea Briggs.