Highlights From Rehearsals – Billboard


A wave of Latin artists amassed behind the scenes on the Coliseo José Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Wednesday (July 20) to speak all issues Premios Juventud with Billboard.

Throughout the three-day rehearsals, artists comparable to Wisin y Yandel, CNCO and Goyo mentioned their participation on the awards display, long run initiatives, and extra.

The 2022 Premios Juventud is going down Thursday (July 21) reside from San Juan, Puerto Rico, for the primary time ever. The awards display can be televised continue to exist Univision and can be hosted by way of Danna Paola, Grupo Firme‘s Eduin Caz, Prince Royce, and tv persona Clarissa Molina.

Colombian superstars J Balvin and Karol G lead the pack with 11 nods every. They're adopted by way of the nine-time nominee Rauw Alejandro and Farruko with 8.

Beneath, take a look at highlights from the PJ rehearsals:


Behind the scenes, el duo de los angeles historia Wisin y Yandel published that they are going to be acting with Daddy Yankee. “We're los lideres,” Yandel says with out sharing too many main points. The duo can be receiving the Agent of Alternate particular award for his or her prolific trajectory and contribution to Latin track. “Those awards have supported us because the starting,” Wisin provides. “We don’t be expecting to win them and don’t deserve them as a result of we’re nonetheless rising and it’s a privilege for us to be at those awards.”


On Wednesday (July 16), CNCO premiered their new unmarried “Plutón” with Mexican pop artist Kenia Os. The groovy pop monitor, produced by way of Richi Lopez, spotlights a tender romance that’s blossoming. The Latin pop workforce will formally debut the track on tv on the 2022 Premios Juventud. CNCO is nominated for favourite workforce or duo of the 12 months and perfect fandom for his or her cherished CNCOwners.


Goyo completely shared that she filmed a track video with L. a. India in Puerto Rico, marking what is going to be their first-ever collaboration. “It’s a dream come true for me,” she tells Billboard. “I’m reaching a dream no longer just for me however for my mom and all the ladies of my circle of relatives.” Goyo can be acting on the 2022 Premio Juventud.


Regional Mexican siblings Yahritza y Su Esencia traveled from Washington to Puerto Rico for his or her first-ever Premios Juventd, the place they're two-time nominees. The “Soy El Unico” workforce expressed how “excited and grateful” they felt on the awards and “recognize being right here.” As well as, they mentioned their new unmarried “Nadie Sabe,” a part of their EP Obsessed Deluxe. “It’s a excellent track that speaks about in reality being into any individual and the way laborious it's to let pass.”


Lele Pons shared her 5 go-to necessities whilst visiting Puerto Rico, the place the awards can be held for the primary time, and shared the next: “Water as it will get in reality scorching in Puerto Rico. A backpack in case I consult with El Yunque Rainforest. A washing swimsuit. Sunscreen lotion. And, my boyfriend [Guaynaa],” she notes.