The composer and singer Puerto Rican Ivy Queen you will get the Billboard Icon Award 2023 in the Billboard Latin Music Awards 2023which will be broadcast live on Telemundo, on October 5 from the Watsco Center in the city of Coral Gables, neighboring Miami.
“I am very excited and honored to receive this award. It is a testament to the hard work and dedication I have put into my music over the years. I am grateful to my fans for their unwavering support throughout my career and I hope to continue inspiring and empowering women through my music for many years to come.“Ivy Queen said in a statement.
According to the organization Billboard and Telemundo, the Ivy Queen award is due to the fact that she is an artist whose career has not only remained relevant over time, but has also become the most distinguished artist of her genrecelebrated globally for achieving commercial and musical success.
More of her…
Ivy Queen She is the pioneer of reggaeton and one of the leading female voices in Latin urban music. With a 28 years experienceIvy Queen He began as a member of the collective The Noise in San Juan, Puerto Rico, before going solo in 1996. with the debut of their first studio album, “in my empire”.
Has published 10 studio albums, four compilation albums, seven eps, a live album, 94 singles and 63 music videos. He entered a Billboard chart for the first time with “I want to dance”, which was number 16 on Tropical Airplay in July 2005, and his first top 1 came with “Cuéntale” on Tropical Airplay in November 2005.
It has 20 entries on the Latin Rhythm Airplay chartthe third highest among Latin artists, 400 million official streams a la carte in the United States, according to Luminate, 560 thousand albums sold in the United States and 584 thousand song downloads.
Something that characterizes her has been respecting her ideals and has defended the empowerment of women.like his music, which addresses topics about homosexuality, social policy, racism, love, and more.
Remember! Don’t miss the Billboard Latin Music Awardsnext Thursday, October 5 LIVE on Telemundo from the Watsco Center in Coral Gables.
More options to enjoy the Gala
The gala will be simulcast on the Hispanic entertainment cable channel Universo, the Peacock streaming service, the Telemundo app, and via Latin America and the caribbean by Telemundo International.
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