The Latin Recording Academy, Univision Network, Mandalay Bay and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority announced today that the 8th annual Latin Grammy Awards will take center stage at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on Thursday, Nov. 8. This marks the first time Las Vegas will host the international showcase of Latin music. ...
The Latin Grammy Awards ceremony previously has been held in Miami, Los Angeles and New York.
Nominations for this year's Latin Grammys will be announced Aug. 29.
According to a recent survey conducted by the Travel Industry Association of America, Las Vegas ranks as the nation's top destination for Hispanics. Last year, approximately 2.4 million U.S. Hispanics visited the city and spent about $1.7 billion on non-gaming activities, making it the ideal location for the Latin Grammys.