Billboard Mexican Music Award Finalists
The nominees for the Billboard Mexican Music Awards will be a part of history. The Billboard Music awards have been recognizing the talent and artistic creativity of musicians for ages, but it will be the first time ever that there will be a Billboard Mexican Music Awards ceremony and it will also be aired by the Telemundo Network. One of the artists who is leading the finalist rankings at this stage is Gerardo Ortiz, as he is nominated in ten different categories of the awards. The awards were created to bring recognition to those who contribute greatly to the Mexican music industry.
The finalists in some of the thirty two various categories are as follows:
Artist of the Year: Espinoza Paz, Intocable, Gerardo Ortiz and Larry Hernandez
Artist of the Year (New): Roberto Tapia, Voz De Mando, Julion Alvarez Y Su Norteno Band and Gerardo Ortiz
Artist of the Year – Female: Jenni Rivera, Shaila Durcal, Selena and Indira Montes
Artist of the Year – Male: Vicente Fernandez, Espinoza, Larry Hernandez and Gerardo Ortiz
Artist of the Year, Due or Group: Intocable, La Arrolladora Banda el Limon, Julion Alvarez Y Su Norteno Banda and El Trono De Mexico
Song of the Year – Vocal Event: Conjunto Aterdecer Ft Grupo Montez de Durango (El Punto Final), Voz de Mando Artistas Invitados Escolta de Guerra Y Jorge Santacruz (La Hummer Y El Camaro), Calibre 50 Ft Gerardo Ortiz (Culiacan Vs Mazatlan) and Lupillo Rivera & Rigo Marroquin (Como Olvidar)
Song of the Year: La Arrolladora Canda el Limon (Nina De Mi Corazon), Julion Alvarez Y Su Norteno Banda (Ni Lo Intentes), Fidel Rueda (Me Encantaria) and Larry Hernandez (Arrastrando Las Patas)
Airplay Artist of the Year: La Arrolladora Banda El Limon, Espinoza Paz, Julion Y Su Norteno Banda and Larry Hernandez
Song Artists of the Year: La Arrolladora Banda el Limon, Espinoza Paz, Julion Alvarez Y Su Norteno Band and Larry Hernandez
Digital Download Artist of the Year: Gerardo Ortiz, Selena, Banda El Recodo and Espinoza Paz
Album of the Year: Los Bukis (35 Aniverasario), Gerardo Ortiz (Ni Hoy Ni Manana), Vicente Fernandez (El Hombre Que Mas Te Amo) and Los Inquietos del Norte (Vamos a Darle Con Todo – Coleccion de Corridos)
Albums Artist of the Year: Los Bukis, Los Inquietos del Norte, Larry Hernandez and Gerardo Ortiz.
The Billboard Mexican Music Awards will be hosted on 27 October 2011, at the Los Angeles Orpheum Theatre.