Sean Paul, the Jamaican dancehall superstar, has been nominated for the highly acclaimed Billboard Latin Music Awards. He has earned a nomination for the coveted title of “Crossover Artist of the Year,” which includes other formidable contenders such as Lil Jon, Justin Timberlake, Maître Gims, and Marshmello.
The Billboard Latin Music Awards, celebrating its 30th Anniversary, is slated for October 5, 2023, at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. The ceremony is a platform to celebrate the most prominent artists across various Latin music genres, encompassing pop, rock, tropical, Mexican regional music, and Reggaeton. The event serves to acknowledge artists who have made significant contributions to these genres and will will broadcast live on Telemundo, and simultaneously on the Spanish entertainment cable network Universo, on Peacock and the Telemundo App.
Sean Paul’s nomination follows the recent release of his latest single, “Summa Hot,” on his own musical imprint, Dutty Rock Productions. Reaffirming his enduring influence in the global music arena.
In addition to his Billboard Latin Music Awards nomination, the dancehall hitmaker is poised to grace the stage alongside an array of music legends. He is part of the star-studded lineup for the Hip Hop 50 celebrations, scheduled for September 15 at New York’s Madison Square Garden. This event promises an unforgettable night with performances courtesy of Wu Tang Clan, Mary J Blige, Tyrese, Maxwell, Mariah Carey, among others, marking the beginning of a month filled with high-profile appearances for the talented Jamaican.