Mexican group Maná to receive Billboard Icon Award
The popular rock group will be in the spotlight this month at the Latin Music Awards
Mexican rock band Maná will be honored at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards with the Billboard Icon Award to recognize the group’s accomplishments over the past 35 years.
The chart-topping and Grammy-winning group will be recognized for “building a career that has not only remained relevant over time, but has also made them the most distinguished group of their genre, celebrated in the world. entire for its musical and commercial success. “
Maná has sold over 40 million albums worldwide, won 24 Latin music awards, and placed over 30 songs on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs list, including Spanish rock anthems such as Labios Compartidos and Lluvia al Corazón.
The group is also known for its environmental work through the Selva Negra Ecological Foundation, founded 25 years ago.
Maná was also nominated this year for Latino Pop Artist of the Year, Duo or Group.
Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny tops the list of nominees with 22 in 13 categories, followed by Colombian artist Maluma.
The awards will be presented on September 23.
With Billboard Reports