The Latin GRAMMY Awards 2021 brought people back together for an unforgettable night!
After last year’s toned show amid the coronavirus pandemic, the stars returned to Las Vegas to celebrate the best of Latin American music. The award ceremony, moderated by Roselyn Sánchez, Ana Brenda Contreras and Carlos Rivera, offered dynamic performances, warm speeches and many unforgettable moments.
As the night draws to a close, here’s a look at some of the moments and highlights you’ll be talking about tomorrow at the 2021 Latin GRAMMY Awards. And – check out the winners here.
Gloria Estefan opens the show
The Latin American Queen opened the ceremony with a medley of three songs, including her iconic song “Abriendo Puertas” along with “Cuando Hay Amor” and “Magalenha”.
Anitta, Carlinhos Brown, Laércio da Costa, Pedro Capó, Farina, Giulia Be and Diego Torres accompanied them during the mega performance.
Camilo and Evaluna touch the moment of pregnancy
Evaluna and her father Ricardo Montaner introduced Camilo before his performance. During their intro, Ricardo couldn’t have been happier introducing his son-in-law and spoke of their family growing. Camilo also greeted his baby on the way during his acceptance speech.
Camilo and Evaluna are expecting their first child together. The couple announced it last month in their music video “Indigo”.
A genre blending performance by Mon Laferte, La Arrolladora Banda El Limón de René Camacho and Gloria Trevi
A pregnant Mon Laferte showed off her powerful vocals as she joined the banda, Trevi, and a mariachi for a breathtaking medley that included “La Mujer”.
Rubén Blades is the person of the year
The Latin music icon delivered a lively performance together with Roberto Delgado & Orquesta with an ensemble of 20 musicians. El Residente later named Blades Person of the Year and delivered a heartfelt speech.
Christina Aguilera brings women power
Back on stage at the Latin GRAMMYs, Xtina played “Pa Mis Muchachas” with Becky G, Nathy Peluso and Nicki Nicole. She also gave an excerpt for her ballad “Somos Nada”.
A wonderful tribute to Juan Gabriel
Juanes, together with Rubén Albarrán and Meme del Real from Café Tacvba, delighted the audience with a new arrangement of the late singer’s legendary “No Tengo Dinero”. The song is taken from Juanes’ Latin GRAMMY award-winning album. Origen
Descemer Bueno, Gente de Zona and Yotuel Inspire
The artists were introduced by Gloria Estefan as they took the stage for a warm, unprecedented acoustic rendition of “Patria y Vida”. Dedicated to Cuba, the artists all wore white as they were surrounded by candles. The artists took home the Song of the Year Award, among other things.
Marília Mendonça is honored
The late singer-songwriter Serteneja was remembered during the ceremony. Anitta took a moment during the ceremony to share a few words about the late Brazilian star who tragically died in a plane crash earlier this month.
Alejandro Fernández and Maná merge their talents
As representatives of Mexico, the rock band and the ranchero singer performed a reinterpretation of Maná’s classic.“Mariposa Traicionera.” The two recently released the song as a remix.
Bad Bunny’s magenta suit and epic final performance
The artist took the stage to accept the awards for the best urban music album and rocked a sharp pink suit. He later returned to perform his hit “Maldita Pobreza” from his album El ltimo Tour Del Mundo.
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Reference from etonline