BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC WEEK RETURNS TO LAS VEGAS APRIL 22-25
Miami, FL – (December 12, 2018) – Billboard, the leading destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music, announced today that its annual Latin Music Week will return to The Venetian in Las Vegas April 22-25, 2019. The most respected conference and award show in Latin music will once again bring the top artists, executives and power players in the industry together for a week of concerts, showcases, interviews, keynotes and industry panels.
Now in its 30th year, Latin Music Week features Q&A sessions and panels, including its signature “Star Q&As” as well as panels focusing on streaming, videos, mainstream and Latin collaborations and more. Latin Music Week will also bring back its standout Women’s panel which was a catalyst for change in the Latin industry in 2018. Billboard Latin Music Week 2019 will culminate with the annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, which will air live on the Telemundo network on April 25.
“Billboard is, without a doubt, the leading name in Latin music at a global scale, and our 30th conference will feature hands down the biggest names in the genre,” says Leila Cobo, Billboard’s Executive Director of Content and Programming for Latin Music and Entertainment. “Latin music is going through its brightest moment and we are proud to be an integral part of that movement.”
Registration for the annual event will open soon. For more information on the conference and awards, visit BillboardLatinMusicWeek.com.
To apply for media credentials for Billboard Latin Music Week 2019, please click here. All submissions are due no later than Friday, April 12, 2019. Please note that submitting a request for a credential does NOT guarantee approval.
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