Latin Grammy Award for Best Tropical Fusion Album

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Latin Grammy Award for Best Tropical Fusion Album
Awarded forrecordings of the Tropical genre
CountryUnited States
Presented byThe Latin Recording Academy
First awarded2012
Last awarded2013 - 2015
Websitelatingrammy.com

The Latin Grammy Award for Best Tropical Fusion Album is an award presented at the Latin Grammy Awards beginning in 2012,[1] a ceremony that recognizes excellence and creates a wider awareness of cultural diversity and contributions of Latin recording artists in the United States and internationally.[2] The award went to solo artists, duos, or groups for releasing vocal or instrumental albums containing at least 51% of new recordings.[3] The award first presented to Colombian singer Fonseca for the album Ilusión+ at the 13th Latin Grammy Awards ceremony in 2012.[4] In 2014, the accolade was combined with Latin Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Tropical Album.

2010s[edit]

Year[I] Performing artist(s) Nationality[II] Work Nominees[III]
2012 Fonseca Colombia Ilusión+
2013 Carlos Vives Colombia Corazón Profundo
  • Casadiego for Obsesiónate
  • Grupo Treo for Pégate
  • Palmacoco for Boogaflow
  • Tecupae for Suerte
2015 ChocQuibTown Colombia El Mismo
2016 Gente de Zona Cuba Visialízate
  • Cali Flow Latino — Full Hd
  • Cosa Nuestra — Pregoneros de La Calle
  • Explosión Negra — Levántate
  • Grupo Treo — Genera
2017 Olga Tañón Puerto Rico Olga Tañón y Punto
  • Colectra — Coletera
  • Gabriel — Contra Corriente
  • Adriana Lucía — Porrock
  • Salsangroove — Salsangroove
2018 TBD TBD TBD
  • Manny Cruz — Sobrenatural
  • Diego Gutiérrez — Palante el Mambo!
  • Sheila King — Supernova
  • Aymeé NuviolaComo Anillo al Dedo
  • Safara — Cucucuprá, Cuprá

See also[edit]

References[edit]

General
  • "Latin Grammy Award Winners". National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Retrieved August 31, 2011. Note: User must select the "Tropical Field" category as the genre under the search feature.
Specific
  1. ^ THE LATIN RECORDING ACADEMY® CONTINUES ITS EVOLUTION OF LATIN GRAMMY® CATEGORIES AND ELECTS NEW TRUSTEES
  2. ^ "Sobre La Academia Latina de la Grabación" (in Spanish). Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. Archived from the original on July 17, 2011. Retrieved January 28, 2011.
  3. ^ "Category Guide: Tropical Field". Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. Archived from the original on February 14, 2010. Retrieved January 28, 2011.
  4. ^ "JUAN LUIS GUERRA LEADS LATIN GRAMMY® NOMINATIONS WITH SIX". Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. September 25, 2012. Retrieved September 27, 2011.