Billboard Latin Music Conference & Awards
April 7-10, 2008
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2005

Billboard Latin Awards Finalists AND Winners (in alphabetical order by artist): 2/14/04-2/05/05
* WINNERS ARE MARKED WITH AN ASTERISK *

Hot Latin Track Of The Year:

"Me Dedique A Perderte" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos)
* "Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino) *
"Te Quise Tanto" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Mas Que Tu Amigo" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Hot Latin Track Of The Year, Vocal Duet:

"Corazon Encadenado" Graciela Beltran With Conjunto Primavera (Univision)
"Si La Ves" Franco De Vita With Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
"Sabanas Frias" Mana & Ruben Blades (Warner Latina)
* "Duele El Amor" Aleks Syntek With Ana Torroja (EMI Latin) *

Hot Latin Tracks Artist Of The Year:

Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
Grupo Montez De Durango (Disa)
* Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino) *
Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Songwriter Of The Year:

Fato
* Leonel Garcia *
Rudy Perez
Marco Antonio Solis

Producer Of The Year:

Aureo Baqueiro
Estefano
* Rudy Perez *
Jose Luis Terrazas

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Male:

"Amar Sin Mentiras" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
"A Corazon Abierto" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos)
* "Mi Sangre" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino) *
"Razon De Sobra" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)


Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Female:

"Seduccion" Jennifer Pena (Univision/UG)
* "Pau-Latina" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino) *
"Como Nace El Universo" Gloria Trevi (Sony Discos)
"Si" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, Duo Or Group:

"Lagrimas Negras" Bebo & Cigala (Calle 54/Bluebird/RCA Victor)
"Roots" Gipsy Kings (Nonesuch/Warner Bros.)
"La Oreja De Van Gogh En Directo" La Oreja De Van Gogh (Sony Discos)
* "Fuego" A.B. Quintanilla III Presents Kumbia Kings (EMI Latin) *

Latin Pop Album Of The Year, New Artist:

"Lagrimas Negras" Bebo & Cigala (Calle 54/Bluebird/RCA Victor)
"Mundo Lite" Aleks Syntek (EMI Latin)
"Fantasia O Realidad" Alex Ubago (Warner Latina)
* "Si" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin) *

Top Latin Albums Artist Of The Year:

Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino)
Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)
* Los Temerarios (Fonovisa/UG) *


Latin Rock/Alternative Album Of The Year:

"Lipstick" Alejandra Guzman (RCA/BMG Latin)
"Con Todo Respeto" Molotov (Surco/Universal Latino)
* "Street Signs" Ozomatli (Concord Picante/Concord) *
"Como Me Acuerdo" Robi Draco Rosa (Sony Discos)

Tropical Album Of The Year, Male:

"Valio La Pena" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
* "Para Ti" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino) *
"Travesia" Victor Manuelle (Sony Discos)
"El Rock De Mi Pueblo" Carlos Vives (EMI Latin)


Tropical Album Of The Year, Female:

"Albita Llego" Albita (Angels Dawn)
"Dios Disfrute A La Reina" Celia Cruz (Universal Latino)
"Salsa Divas" Celia Cruz & India (Sony Discos)
* "Flor De Amor" Omara Portuondo (World Circuit/Nonesuch/Warner Bros.) *

Tropical Album Of The Year, Duo or Group:

"Love & Hate" Aventura (Premium Latin)
"Aqui Estamos Y De Verdad" El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico (Sony Discos)
* "Hasta El Fin" Monchy & Alexandra (J&N;/Sony Discos) *
"Across 110th Street" Spanish Harlem Orchestra (Libertad/Red Ink)

Tropical Album Of The Year, New Artist:

"Make Way" Nueva Era (Ole)
"Creciendo" Son De Cali (Univision/UG)
* "Recordando Los Terricolas" Michael Stevan (Fonovisa/UG) *

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Male Solo Artist:

"Mi Homenaje Gigante A La Musica Nortena" Don Francisco (Univision/UG)
* "Mexico En La Piel" Luis Miguel (Warner Latina) *
"Con Mis Propias Manos" Lupillo Rivera (Univision/UG)
"Amor Y Lagrimas" Adan Chalino Sanchez (Moon/Costarola/Sony Discos)

Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Male Duo Or Group:

* "Za Za Za" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa) *
"En Vivo Desde Chicago" Grupo Montez De Durango (Disa)
"Veintisiete" Los Temerarios (Fonovisa/UG)
"Pacto De Sangre" Los Tigres Del Norte (Fonovisa/UG)


Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, Female Group or Female Solo Artist:

"Una Mujer, Un Sueno" Ana Barbara (Fonovisa/UG)
* "Locos De Amor" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa) *
"Dejenme Llorar" Yolanda Perez (Fonovisa/UG)
"Cuando El Corazon Se Cruza" Alicia Villarreal (Universal Latino)


Regional Mexican Album Of The Year, New Artist:

"A Cambio De Que?" Alacranes Musical (Univision/UG)
* "Za Za Za" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa) *
"Locos De Amor" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa)
"Pensando En Ti" K-Paz De La Sierra (Univision/UG)

Latin Greatest Hits Album Of The Year:

"Tesoros De Coleccion" Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos)
* "Dos Grandes" Marco Antonio Solis & Joan Sebastian (Fonovisa/UG) *
"La Historia Continua?" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa/UG)
"Greatest Hits" Thalia (EMI Latin)

Latin Compilation Album Of The Year:

* "Agarron Duranguense" Various Artists (Disa) *
"100% Duranguense" Various Artists (Disa)
"El Movimiento De Hip Hop En Espanol" Various Artists (Univision/UG)
"Los 20 Sencillos Del Ano Y Sus Videos" Various Artists (Disa)

Latin Jazz Album Of The Year:

* "Cositas Buenas" Paco De Lucia (Blue Thumb/GRP) *
"Cantos De Agua Dulce" Marta Gomez (Chesky)
"Land Of The Sun" Charlie Haden With Gonzalo Rubalcaba (Verve/VG)
"Sin Palabras (Without Words)" Nestor Torres (Heads Up)

Latin Dance Club Play Track Of The Year:

* "Not In Love/No Es Amor (Club Remixes)" Enrique Iglesias (Interscope/Universal Latino) *
"Musica De Amor (Masters At Work Remix)" The Latin Project (Electric Monkey)
"Don?t Look Back (Norty Cotto & Jason Nevins Remixes)" Thalia (EMI Latin/Virgin)
"Como Tu (Paul Oakenfold & Robbie Rivera Remixes)" Carlos Vives (EMI Latin)

Latin Rap/Hip-Hop Album Of The Year:

* "KOMP 104.9 Radio Compa" Akwid (Univision/UG) *
"Puro Escandalo" Crooked Stilo (Fonovisa/UG)
"Esperanza" Jae-P (Univision/UG)
"Nuestro Turno" K1 (Ole)


Publisher Of The Year:

Ser-Ca, BMI
Sony/ATV Discos, ASCAP
Universal Musica, ASCAP
* WB, ASCAP *

Publishing Corporation Of The Year:

EMI Music Publishing
Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Universal Music Publishing
* Warner/Chappell Music Publishing *

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Male:

"Miedo" Pepe Aguilar (Sony Discos/EMI Latin)
"Cuidarte El Alma" Chayanne (Sony Discos)
"Tu De Que Vas" Franco De Vita (Sony Discos)
* "Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor" Juanes (Surco/Universal Latino) *

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Female:

"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel" Jennifer Pena (Univision)
* "Te Quise Tanto" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino) *
"Algo Tienes" Paulina Rubio (Universal Latino)
"Andar Conmigo" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, Duo or Group:

"Son De Amores" Andy & Lucas (Ariola/BMG Latin)
"Si La Ves" Franco De Vita With Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
"Que Lloro" Sin Bandera (Sony Discos)
* "Duele El Amor" Aleks Syntek With Ana Torroja (EMI Latin) *


Latin Pop Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:

"Son De Amores" Andy & Lucas (Ariola/BMG Latin)
"No Me Quiero Enamorar" Kalimba (Sony Discos)
* "Aunque No Te Pueda Ver" Alex Ubago (Warner Latina) *
"Andar Conmigo" Julieta Venegas (Ariola/BMG Latin)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Male:

"Valio La Pena" Marc Anthony (Sony Discos)
"Las Avispas" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino)
* "Tengo Ganas" Victor Manuelle (Sony Discos) *
"Creo En El Amor" Rey Ruiz (Sony Discos)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Female:

"Ella Tiene Fuego" Celia Cruz (Sony Discos)
* "Tu Fotografia" Gloria Estefan (Epic/Sony Discos) *
"Dile" Ivy Queen (Perfect Image)
"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel (salsa version)" Jennifer Pena (Univision)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, Duo Or Group:

* "Perdidos" Monchy & Alexandra (J&N;) *
"Ya No Queda Nada" Tito Nieves Feat. India, Nicky Jam & K-Mil (SGZ)
"La Sospecha" Son De Cali (Univision)
"Si Tu Estuvieras" Los Toros Band (Universal Latino)

Tropical Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:

"Intro Los 12 Discipulos" Eddie Dee (Diamond)
"Ven Tu" Domenic Marte (J&N;)
* "Quitemonos La Ropa" NG2 (Sony Discos) *
"Navegandote" N?Klabe (NU)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Male Solo Artist:

"La Primera Con Agua" Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos)
"Pero Que Tal Si Te Compro" Lupillo Rivera (Univision)
* "Nadie Es Eterno" Adan Chalino Sanchez (Moon/Costarola/Sony Discos) *
"Mas Que Tu Amigo" Marco Antonio Solis (Fonovisa)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Male Group:

* "Esta Llorando Mi Corazon" Beto Y Sus Canarios (Disa) *
"Como Pude Enamorarme De Ti" Patrulla 81 (Disa)
"Ojala Que Te Mueras" Pesado (WEAMex/Warner Latina)
"Hazme Olvidarla" Conjunto Primavera (Fonovisa)


Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, Female Group or Female Solo Artist:

* "Dos Locos" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa) *
"A Manos Llenas" Isabela (Disa)
"Vivo Y Muero En Tu Piel (cumbia nortena version)" Jennifer Pena (Univision)
"Soy Tu Mujer" Alicia Villarreal (Universal Latino)

Regional Mexican Airplay Track Of The Year, New Artist:

"La Milpa" Los Astros De Durango (RCA/BMG Latin)
"El Za Za Za (Mesa Que Mas Aplauda)" Grupo Climax (Musart/Balboa)
* "Dos Locos" Los Horoscopos De Durango (Procan/Disa) *
"A Manos Llenas" Isabela (Disa)

Latin Christian/Gospel Album Of The Year:

* "Para Ti" Juan Luis Guerra (Vene/Universal Latino) *
"Fernando Ortega" Fernando Ortega (Curb/Word-Curb)
"Recordando Otra Vez" Marcos Witt (Sony Discos)
"Tiempo De Navidad" Marcos Witt (Sony Discos)

Latin Tour Of The Year:

* Vicente Fernandez (Sony Discos) *
Juan Gabriel (Ariola/BMG Latin)
Alejandro Sanz (Warner Latina)
Joan Sebastian (Musart/Balboa)

Reggaeton Album Of The Year: (new category) *

* "Barrio Fino" Daddy Yankee (El Cartel/VI Music) *
"The Last Don: Live Vol. 1" Don Omar (VI Music)
"Diva Platinum Edition" Ivy Queen (Perfect Image/Universal Latino)
"La Trayectoria" Lunytunes (Mas Flow/Universal Latino)

Hot Latin Tracks Label Of The Year:

Disa
Fonovisa
* Sony Discos *
Universal Latino

Top Latin Albums Label Of The Year:

Disa
Sony Discos
Universal Latino
* Univision Music Group *

Latin Pop Airplay Label Of The Year:

BMG Latin
EMI Latin
* Sony Discos *
Universal Latino

Tropical Airplay Label Of The Year:

J&N;
* Sony Discos *
Universal Latino
VI Music

Regional Mexican Airplay Label Of The Year:

* Disa *
EMI Latin
Fonovisa
Univision

Latin Pop Albums Label Of The Year:

EMI Latin
* Sony Discos *
Universal Latino
Univision Music Group

Tropical Albums Label Of The Year:

EMI Latin
Sony Discos
* Universal Latino *
VI Music

Regional Mexican Albums Label Of The Year:

Balboa
Disa
Sony Discos
* Univision Music Group *