Latin music’s revelation of the year Sech celebrates 7 nominations for the 27th edition of the Billboard Latin Music Awards 2020, making making the Panamanian singer-songwriter a first-time finalist at the prestigious award show. .
After dominating the charts in 2019 with his global hit “Otro Trago”, which positioned at No. 1 on Billboard’s “Hot Latin Songs” chart, the renowned artist continues to captivate the world with his unique sound.
Sech is a finalist in the following categories: Song of the Year «Streaming», «Top Latin Album» of the Year, «Latin Rhythm» Song of the Year, «Latin Rhythm» Album of the Year, Artist of the Year Debut, «Hot Latin Song» of the Year, and «Hot Latin Song» Vocal Collaboration of the Year, receiving a total of 7 nominations. The nominations were announced this morning through Instagram live on Telemundo’s social platform. The complete list of finalists is available on the Billboard Latin Music Awards official website: PremiosBillboard.com.
Last year was an epic year for Sech, as described by critics from various US media outlets. Along with being named Billboard and YouTube’s “Artist on the Rise” and Pandora’s “Artist to Watch,” Sech has managed to captivate global audiences with his viral sensation “Otro Trago” ft. Darell, ranking #1 on Spotify’s Global Viral 50 and #2 on the Top 50 Global Chart. In addition, Sech is also a member of Rich Music’s “The Avengers” alongside Feid, Lenny Tavárez, Justin Quiles and Dalex, whom together form part of the hit album: “The Academy” – their debut album was released in 2019 and has become a global phenomenon.
The Panamanian artist is ready to kick off his first U.S. tour on February 28th in Dallas, TX and continue on to major cities such as New York, Houston, Chicago, Orlando, Miami, Los Angeles and Las Vegas.
This year, the finalists will compete in 59 different categories within the Latin Pop, Tropical, Latin Rhythm and Regional Mexican genres. The 27th edition of the Billboard Latin Music Awards will take place on Thursday, April 23 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The ceremony will be broadcasted live on Telemundo at 7 pm/6c.