Karol G wins her first Billboard Award for Best Latin Album
Colombia's Karol G won her first Billboard for Best Latin Album.
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This Sunday's Billboard ceremony took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, where Karol G won the award in the category of 'Best Latin Album' for her production 'KG0516', which includes hits such as Tusa, 200 copas, El makinon, El barco and Bichota.
Karol G's album was the first to reach high records in Billboard's international charts. Also nominated in that category were J Balvin, with 'Jose', and Kali Uchis, with 'Sin miedo'.
The news of her victory was shared on the Twitter account of the organizers who accompanied the trill with a video of the artist, in this Karol G mentioned how grateful and happy she is.
"A very special greeting to everyone, I am very happy, very excited and grateful. I dedicate it to all Latinos. I am very surprised and may there be many more," said the Colombian in the video.
Although the artist could not attend the ceremony because she is on tour in Colombia, that did not prevent her from winning this award, considered one of the most important in the industry.
Other winners of the evening included Lin-Manuel Miranda and Germaine Franco for their songs from the Disney movie 'Encanto', who won the award for 'Best Soundtrack'.
In the 'Best Latin Artist' category, Karol G was nominated along with Colombian-American Kali Uchis and Rauw Alejandro, but the award went to Bad Bunny.