Latin Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album

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Latin Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album
Awarded for recordings of the pop genre by a female performer
Country United States
Presented by Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences
First awarded 2001
Last awarded 2011
Official website latingrammy.com

The Latin Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album was an honor presented annually at the Latin Grammy Awards from 2001 to 2011 The award was given to a female performer for albums containing at least 51% of new recordings of the pop genre.[1] Since its inception, the award category has had several name changes. In 2000 was known as Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, being awarded for singles or tracks. The following year onwards the award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album was presented.[2]

The award has been presented to singers originating from Canada, Colombia, Italy, Puerto Rico, Spain, and the United States. The award for Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 1st Latin Grammy Awards was earned by Colombian singer-songwriter Shakira for the song "Ojos Así".[3] Shakira was also awarded Female Pop Vocal Album in 2006 for Fijación Oral Vol. 1 (which also received the Latin Grammy for Album of the Year) and in 2011 for her album Sale el Sol.[4] In 2001, the award winners were announced at a press conference, since the 2nd Latin Grammy Awards were scheduled to take place on September 11, 2001. Christina Aguilera received the award for her first Spanish language album Mi Reflejo.[5]

Recipients[edit]

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Laura Pausini, the most awarded performer in this category three wins
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American singer Christina Aguilera, winner in 2001
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Three-time winner Shakira
Year[I] Performing artist(s) Nationality Work Nominees Ref.
2000 Shakira  Colombia "Ojos Así"
2001 Aguilera, ChristinaChristina Aguilera  United States Mi Reflejo [6]
2002 Flores, RosarioRosario Flores  Spain Muchas Flores [7]
2003 Tañón, OlgaOlga Tañón  Puerto Rico Sobrevivir [8]
2004 Flores, RosarioRosario Flores  Spain De Mil Colores [9]
2005 Pausini, LauraLaura Pausini  Italy Escucha [10]
2006 Shakira  Colombia Fijación Oral Vol. 1 [11]
2007 Pausini, LauraLaura Pausini  Italy Yo Canto [12]
2008 García, KanyKany García  Puerto Rico Cualquier Día [13]
2009 Pausini, LauraLaura Pausini  Italy Primavera Anticipada [14]
2010 Furtado, NellyNelly Furtado  Canada Mi Plan [15]
2011 Shakira  Colombia Sale el Sol

^[I] Each year is linked to the article about the Latin Grammy Awards held that year.

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References[edit]

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  1. ^ "Manual de Categorías: Area Pop" (in Spanish). Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Past Winners Search". National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Retrieved April 11, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Santana, Shakira Win Big At Latin Grammys". Internet Broadcasting. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Shakira wins four awards at Latin Grammys". Associated Press. MSNBC. November 6, 2006. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  5. ^ Moss, Corey (October 3, 2001). "Latin Grammys Honor Christina's Spanish, Ricky's Moves". MTV. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  6. ^ "The Full List of Nominations". Los Angeles Times (Tribune Company). July 18, 2001. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Selected Nominees For The Third Latin Grammy Awards". AllBusiness.com. August 3, 2002. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  8. ^ "The nominees are ...". Los Angeles Times (Tribune Company). July 23, 2003. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  9. ^ "Lista de nominados al los Grammy Latinos" (in Spanish). Terra Networks México. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  10. ^ "Complete list of 6th annual Latin Grammy nominations". USA Today (Gannett Company). November 2, 2005. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  11. ^ Faber, Judy (September 26, 2006). "Shakira Leads Latin Grammy Nominations". CBS News. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  12. ^ "Nominados al Latin Grammy: secciones general y pop". Associated Press (in Spanish). El Universo. August 30, 2007. Retrieved March 1, 2011. 
  13. ^ "9th Annual Latin Grammy Awards". Los Angeles Times (Tribune Company). September 10, 2007. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  14. ^ "Conoce a los nominados a los Grammy Latinos" (in Spanish). Terra Networks México. September 19, 2009. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 
  15. ^ "Latin Grammy nominees announced: Alejandro Sanz and Camila among top contenders". Los Angeles Times (Tribune Company). September 8, 2010. Retrieved January 28, 2011. 

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