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UNIVISION ANNOUNCES THE NOMINEES FOR SPANISH-LANGUAGE MUSIC'S HIGHEST HONORS: PREMIO LO NUESTRO A LA MUSICA LATINA



Music Giants Gloria Estefan, Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis, Juan

Gabriel and Luis Miguel Luis Miguel Gallego Basteri (born on April 19, 1970 in San Juan, Puerto Rico) is a Puerto Rican-Mexican pop singer of Italian and Spanish descent that was raised in Mexico. He is best known for his crooning vocals and romantic ballads.  are among the Prestigious List of Nominees

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, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The best and most accomplished performers from the world of Spanish-language music were recognized today as the Univision Television Network announced the nominees for the Eighth Annual Premio Lo Nuestro Lo Nuestro is an awards show honoring the best of Latin music, presented by television network Univision. The awards began in 1989. Notable recipients include Gloria Estefan, Shakira, Selena, Celia Cruz and Juanes.  a la Musica Latina, the most coveted cov·et  
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 awards in the industry. This Latin equivalent to the Grammy awards Grammy Awards

Annual awards given by the Recording Academy (officially the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences). The first Grammies (the name is a dimunitive of “gramophone”) were given in 1958.
 is annually presented by Univision to honor those Hispanic artists who have demonstrated greatness in their music. Premio Lo Nuestro will air LIVE from the James L. Knight James Landon Knight (born 21 July 1909 Akron, Ohio, died 5 February 1991 Santa Monica, California) was an American newspaper publisher and founder of the Knight Ridder group of newspapers.

He was also co-founder of the John S. and James L.
 Convention Center in Miami on Thursday, May 9 from 8 - 11 p.m. ET (check local listings).

Nominees for Premio Lo Nuestro are divided into three musical categories: pop/ballad, tropical/salsa and regional Mexican; in addition, there is a special distinction for music video of the year. Within each category, there are various subcategories in which nominees could be selected more than once. Among the artists that received numerous nominations are G1oria Estefan, Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis and Enrique Iglesias Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born on May 8, 1975, in Madrid, Spain) is a singer/songwriter of Asian and European ancestry.

Iglesias's career started on Indie label Fonovisa who helped turn him into one of the most popular artists in Latin America and in the Latin market
, each of whom were nominated in the subcategories of Album of the Year, Song of the Year and New Artist of the Year, respectively. Other performers that received several nominations include Luis Miguel for his album "El Concierto" and Marc Anthony For other people named "Marc Anthony" or "Mark Anthony", see .

Marc Anthony (born September 16, 1968) is an American singer-songwriter popular in Latin America for his salsa music and salsa monga ballads.
, who was nominated for the album "Todo a Su Tiempo."

Winners for Premio Lo Nuestro will be selected according to according to
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1. As stated or indicated by; on the authority of: according to historians.

2. In keeping with: according to instructions.

3.
 the votes of radio program directors from Spanish-language radio stations throughout the U.S. Results will be tabulated and certified See certification.  by the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen For the U.S. Supreme Court case commonly known as Arthur Andersen, see .
Arthur Andersen LLP, based in Chicago, was once one of the "Big Five" accounting firms (the other four are PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Ernst & Young and KPMG), performing
, LLP LLP - Lower Layer Protocol .

Premio Lo Nuestro was first created in 1989 to recognize excellence in the Latin music industry. The program is produced by Univision.

Univision, the nation's leading Spanish-language television network, reaches 92 percent of U.S. Hispanic households through satellite-interconnected broadcast and cable affiliates nationwide.
            PREMIO LO NUESTRO A LA MUSICA LATINA
                            NOMINATIONS
                               1996


POP/BALLAD
        ALBUM OF THE YEAR
         Artist                       Album
          Enrique Iglesias             "Enrique Iglesias"
          Julio Iglesias               "La Carretera"
          Luis Miguel                  "El Concierto"
          Marco Antonio Solis y
           Los Bukis                   "Por Amor a Mi Pueblo"
          Thalia                       "En Extasis"
        MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Cristian
         Enrique Iglesias
         Luis Miguel
         Pedro Fernandez
        FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Gloria Estefan
         Lucero
         Rocio Durcal
         Thalia
        GROUP OF THE YEAR
         Bronco
         Donato y Estefano
         Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis
         The Barrio Boyzz
        NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Donato y Estefano
         Enrique Iglesias
         Millie
         Thalia
        SONG OF THE YEAR
        1.  Song:             "Vuelveme a Querer"
            Artist:           Cristian
            Composer:         Cristian
            Producer:         Daniel Freiberg
        2.  Song:             "Si Tu te Vas"
            Artist:           Enrique Iglesias
            Composers:        Enrique Iglesias/Roberto Morales
            Producer:         Rafael Perez Botija
        3.  Song:             "Llora Corazon"
            Artist:           Jose Jose
            Composers:        Roberto Livi/Rafael Ferro
            Producer:         Robeto Livi
        4.  Song:             "Si Nos Dejan"
            Artist:           Luis Miguel
            Composer:         Jose Alfredo Jimenez
            Producer:         Luis Miguel
        5.  Song:             "Piel Morena"
            Artist:           Thalia
            Composer:         Kike Santander
            Producers:        Emilio Estefan, Jr./Kike Santander


TROPICAL/SALSA
        ALBUM OF THE YEAR
         Artist               Album
          Carlos Vives         "La Tierra del Olvido"
          Gloria Estefan       "Abriendo Puertas"
          Hermanos Rosario     "Los Duenos del Swing"
          Marc Anthony         "Todo a Su Tiempo"
          Olga Tanon           "Exitos y Mas"
        MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Gilberto Santa Rosa
         Giro
         Jerry Rivera
         Marc Anthony
        FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Gloria Estefan
         India
         Jailene
         Olga Tanon
        GROUP OF THE YEAR
         El Gran Combo
         Grupo Niche
         Hermanos Rosario
         Los Del Rio
        NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Llegales
         Jailene
         Manny Manuel
         Mayra Mayra
        SONG OF THE YEAR
         1.  Song:             "Amor de Playa"
             Artist:           El Gran Combo
             Composer:         Ramon Rodriguez
             Producers:        Rafael Ithier/Freddie Miranda
         2.  Song:             "Abriendo Puertas"
             Artist:           Gloria Estefan
             Composer:         Kike Santander
             Producers:        Emilio Estefan, Jr./Kike Santander
         3.  Song:             "Suave"
             Artist:           Jerry Rivera
             Composers:        Kiko Cibrian/Orlando Castro
             Producer:         Sergio George
         4.  Song:             "Te Conozco Bien"
             Artist:           Marc Anthony
             Composer:         Omar Alfanno
             Producer:         Sergio George
         5.  Song:             "Esperandote"
             Aritst:           Tito Rojas
             Composer:         Alicia Baroni
             Producer:         Julio "Gunda" Merced


REGIONAL MEXICAN
        ALBUM OF THE YEAR
         Artist                 Album
          Ana Gabriel            "Joyas de Dos Siglos"
          Bronco                 "Rompiendo Barreras"
          Juan Gabriel           "El Mexico que Se Nos Fue"
          Pedro Fernandez        "Mi Forma de Sentir"
          Vicente Fernandez      "Aunque Me Duela el Alma"
        MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Cristian
         Juan Gabriel
         Pete Astudillo
         Vicente Fernandez
        FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Ana Barbara
         Ana Gabriel
         Elsa Garcia
         Graciela Beltran
        GROUP OF THE YEAR
         Bronco
         La Mafia
         Liberacion
         Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis
        NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
         Los Dinnos
         Los Rehenes
         Los Tiranos del Norte
         Pete Astudillo
        SONG OF THE YEAR
         1.  Song:                  "Sera Mejor que Te Vayas"
             Artist:                Marco Antonio Solis y Los Bukis
             Composer:              Marco Antonio Solis
             Producer:              Marco Antonio Solis
         2.  Song:                  "Cancion 187"
             Artist:                Juan Gabriel
             Composer:              Juan Gabriel
             Producer:              Juan Gabriel
         3.  Song:                  "Enamorado de Un Fantasma"
             Artist:                Liberacion
             Composer:              Roberto Livi
             Producer:              Lic. Domingo Chavez Moreno
         4.  Song:                  "Golpes en el Corazon"
             Artist:                Los Tigres del Norte
             Composer:              Roberto Valencia
             Producer:              Los Tigres del Norte
         5.  Song:                  "Como Te Extrano"
             Artist:                Pete Astudillo
             Composers:             A.B. Quintanilla III/Pete Astudillo/
                                    Jose Ojeda
             Producer:              A.B. Quintanilla III
                       SPECIAL CATEGORY


MUSIC VIDEOS:
        VIDEO OF THE YEAR
          1.  Video:                "Como Quien Pierde Una Estrella"
              Artist:               Alejandro Fernandez
              Director:             Benny Corral
          2.  Video:                "La Fuerza del Corazon"
              Artist:               Alejandro Sanz
              Director:             Maru Basamon
          3.  Video:                "La Tierra del Olvido"
              Artist:               Carlos Vives
              Director:             Carlos Vives
          4.  Video:                "Penelope"
              Artist:               Diego Torres
              Director:             Gustavo Garzon
          5.  Video:                "No Es el Fin del Mundo"
              Artist:               Emilio
              Director:             Steven Goldman
          6.  Video:                "Experiencia Religiosa"
              Artist:               Enrique Iglesias
              Director:             Jon Small
          7.  Video:                "Hipnotizame"
              Artist:               Fobia
              Director:             Carlos Somonte
          8.  Video:                "Palabras"
              Artist:               Lucero
              Director:             Fernan Martinez
          9.  Video:                "Tesoro (Pudo Ser Tu Nombre...)"
              Artist:               Miguel Bose
              Director:             Miguel Navarro
          10. Video:                "Te Extrano, Te Olvido, Te Amo"
              Artist:               Ricky Martin
              Director:             Gustavo Garzon
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