Telemundo has announced its Summer Concert Series that will count down to the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Dubbed “Summer Concerts in Telemundo, the Road to Billboard Latin Music Awards,” the outdoor music series kicked off Thursday, July 7. with a live performance in the daytime show hoydia by regional Mexican artist Larry Hernandez.
Following the celebration, Mexican pop star Kim Loaiza with a concert airing at 2 p.m. ET on Friday, July 8 via In Casa with Telemundo.
The “Road to Premios Billboard” series will then air weekly on hoyDia (every Thursday) and In Casa with Telemundo (every Friday), with a wave of special guests including Chiquis, CNCO, Gilberto Santa Rosa and Lenny Tavárez, among others. (Broadcast dates will be announced soon).
The news comes on the heels of Telemundo and Billboard unveiling the 2022 Billboard Latin Music Awards, produced by MBS Special Events, taking place September 29 live on Telemundo from the Watsco Center in Miami.
Widely considered the standard-bearer of Latin music, this is the only award show in the market that honors the most popular albums, songs and performers in Latin music, as determined by actual sales , streaming, radio broadcasting and social data that informs Billboard weekly charts for a period of one year.
As has been the case for over 20 years, the Billboard Latin Music Awards coincide with Billboard Annual Latin Music Week, the largest and most important gathering of the Latin music industry, which runs from September 26 to October 26. 1. Latin Music Week will feature panels, conversations and workshops at Faena Forum, plus exclusive performances and fan experiences throughout the week in Miami.
To register and get information about Billboard Latin Music Week, go to billboardlatinmusicweek.com.