Telemundo today announced the list of finalists for the 2012 Billboard Mexican Music Awards during a special live broadcast of its morning show "Un Nuevo Dia."
The award show is set to air live on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m./6 c from The Shrine Auditorium in L.A.
Universal Music Latin Entertainment along with its artists received a total of 79 nominations, including 3BallMTY who are the most nominated artists overall with 12 nominations.
3BallMTY are Erick Rincon, Sergio Zavala (Dj Sheeqo Beat) and Alberto Presenda (Dj Otto).
Finalists and winners of the Billboard Mexican Music Awards are determined by chart performance as chronicled in Billboard Magazine and on billboard.com during the eligibility period of Aug. 27, 2011 through Aug. 18, 2012. Award categories are based on album and digital track sales data provided by Nielsen SoundScan and radio airplay monitored by Nielsen BDS.
The Billboard Mexican Music Awards will be broadcasted on Telemundo network.
3BallMTY was nominated in the following categories:
Artist of the Year
Artist of the Year, New
Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Song of the Year: 3BallMTY con El Bebeto y América Sierra "Inténtalo"
Song of the Year, Vocal Event: 3BallMTY con El Bebeto y América Sierra "Inténtalo"
Songs Artist of the Year: 3BallMTY
Digital Download Artist of the Year
Album of the Year: 3BallMTY "Inténtalo"
Albums Artist of the Year
Duranguense/Grupero/Cumbia Song of the Year: 3BallMTY con El Bebeto y América Sierra "Inténtalo"
Duranguense/Grupero/Cumbia Album of the Year: 3BallMTY "Inténtalo"
Duranguense/Grupero/Cumbia Artist of the Year
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