Ivy Queen to receive Icon Award at 2023 Billboard Latin Music Awards. This prestigious accolade is a tribute to the Puerto Rican superstar, hailed as a trailblazer in the world of reggaeton, for her remarkable career that has maintained its unwavering relevance over the years.
In response to the exciting news, Ivy Queen expressed her joy and honor by saying, “I am very excited and honored to receive this award. It is a testament to the hard work and dedication I have put into my music over the years. I am grateful to my fans for their unwavering support throughout my career, and I look forward to continuing to inspire and empower women through my music for many more years.”
Ivy Queen has had an extraordinary career spanning nearly three decades in the music industry. She is known for her remarkable talent and her ability to evolve with the times.
The awards show will be broadcast live on Telemundo on Thursday, October 5th, from the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. Fans worldwide can watch the ceremony through various platforms, including the Universo cable channel, Peacock, the Telemundo app, and Telemundo Internacional. This makes it accessible to audiences throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.
This event coincides with the annual Billboard Latin Music Week, a staple in the Latin music industry for over two decades. From October 2nd to 6th, the Faena Forum in Miami will host a series of panels, discussions, and workshops, providing a platform for industry insiders to connect, share insights, and discuss the future of Latin music.