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Jennifer Lopez, Juanes Up for MTV Tres Best Latino Artist of 2012

Aug. 14, 2012


Best Latino Artist of 2012 Nominees: Jennifer Lopez, Juanes, Pitbull, Romero Santos and Wisin Y Yandel.

MTV Tr3s announced the nominees up for Best Latino Artist in 2012, which will be announced at the upcoming MTV VMAs, and they are heavey-hitters. And might we note, the only female representing for the ladies, is a likely winner.

The MTV VMAs awards will air on Sept. 15 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT). Here are your nominees for Best Latino Artist:

Jennifer Lopez
Romeo Santos
Wisin & Yandel

Other categories where Latinos are nominated include:

Best Female Video
Rihanna, "We Found Love"
Katy Perry, "Part of Me"
Beyoncé, "Love on Top"
Nicki Minaj, "Starships"
Selena Gomez & The Scene, "Love You Like a Love Song"

Best Video With a Message
Demi Lovato, "Skyscraper"
Rise Against, "Ballad of Hollis Brown"
Kelly Clarkson, "Dark Side"
Gym Class Heroes, "The Fighter"
K'Naan feat. Nelly Furtado, "Is Anybody Out There?"
Lil Wayne, "How to Love"

Best Choreography
Chris Brown, "Turn Up the Music"
Rihanna, "Where Have You Been"
Beyoncé, "Countdown"
Avicii, "Le7els"
Jennifer Lopez f/Pitbull, "Dance Again"

To vote for your favorite Latino artist, visit

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