The Latin Recording Academy announced today the first set of performers for the 17th annual Latin Grammys.
Laura Pausini, Prince Royce, Carlos Vives, Banda Los Recoditos, Gerardo Ortiz, Farruko and Ky-Mani Marley will take the stage at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Nov. 17 for the awards ceremony.
CONFIRMED! The first set of performers for the 17th Annual #LatinGRAMMY Awards… https://t.co/AdzTYHadfR pic.twitter.com/EBWGOrkwZN
- Latin GRAMMYs (@LatinGRAMMYs) October 19, 2016
The Italian singer is nominated for Record of the Year for her song "Lado derecho del corazón," and Prince Royce is up for Best Tropical Song for his bachata hit "La carretera."
Farruko and Vives each have two nominations this year. The "Chillax" singer is nominated for Best Urban Music Album for Visionary and Best Urban Song for "Encantadora." Vives' and Shakira's "La bicicleta" is up for Record of the Year and Song of the Year.
The Latin Grammys will air live on Univision at 8 p.m. ET with a red carpet special, Noche de Estrellas, airing one hour before the awards show.