Below are highlights of Pitbull at the 2014 Premios Juventud Awards. Pitbull took home the award for “Arista Urbano” as well as the “Idolo de la Juventud” honorary award. Pit took the stage with Dn Miguelo performing “Como Yo Le Doy”, “MMM Yeah” with Austin Mahone, “We Are One” and his version of the DJ Snake & Lil Jon remix of “Turn Down For What.” Pitbull’s guest that accompanied him to the show was the beautiful Veronica Vega which whom he collaborated with on her single, “Wicked”.
CLICK FOR MORE PHOTOS: Award Shows: Premios Juventud 2014 – Rehearsals and Show
In more award show (and voting) news, Pitbull & Kesha are up for Best Collaboration at the 2014 MTV VMAs for their music video ‘Timber’. You can vote here: http://www.mtv.com/ontv/vma/2014/best-collaboration/. The show will air on Sunday, August 24 on MTV.
Huge Pitbull news broke earlier today!
As announced by the official Hollywood Walk of Fame website (and Pitbull himself) – the rapper will be receiving a star on the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California in 2015. Last year, Pitbull was guest speaker at JLo’s Walk of Fame ceremony (see highlights here). Alongside Pitbull, will be fellow friends in the music world: Lukasz ‘Dr. Luke’ Gottwald (produced ‘Timber’ in addition to his latest single, ‘Wild Wild Love’ ft. G.R.L.), Pharrell Williams (who he has collaborated with on numerous occasions), Kool & The Gang, and Al Schmitt.
Congratulations Pitbull. What a WELL DESERVED honor!
In Other News
• Pitbull is up for Choice Male Artist at this year’s Teen Choice Awards. Pitbull fans between the ages of 13-19 can vote once each day for our favorite rapper. VOTE HERE.
Choice Male Artist
The 2014 Teen Choice Awards will air LIVE Sunday, August 10 on FOX!
• Pitbull will also be in attendance at this year’s Premios Juventud Awards. Not only is he up for 3 noms, he will also be honored with the “Idolo De La Juventud” (Youth Idol) award. This award recognizes people who have achieved huge success in their careers, but who also stay deeply committed and rooted to their communities, thus setting a positive example for young people (well, that sounds like our Pitbull!). Tune in July 17 on Univision for the festivities!
• Pitbull will be a guest and performing on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon (NBC, 11:35 PM/EST)
• The airing of his 30-minute CNN Spotlight special will be premiering Friday, June 20 at 10 PM/EST on CNN.
Last night, Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez, and Claudia Leitte showed the world that ‘We Are One’ by debuting the official FIFA World Cup song as the opening act of the 2014 Billboard Music Awards. This will not be their last performance of “We Are One’ as the trio will be performing at opening in Sao Paulo on June 12!
Later on that night, Pitbull was featured in a video during JLO’s ICON award montage saying: “[Jennifer] is one of the most inspiration women on the planet.” Pitbull was also up for TOP RAP ARTIST and TOP RAP SONG for Timber in the BBMA Rap category. Unfortunately, Pitbull didn’t take home his nominations.
MORE PHOTOS: Award Shows – 2014: Billboard Music Awards
The PJ Awards highlights the best in “Todos Latinos” (everything Latino!) in the categories of movies, music, sports, television, and pop culture! Pitbull has been nominated in 3 categories this year! Congratulations Pitbull and Kesha!
Favorite Hit (Tema Musical No En Español Que Más te Gusta)
“Can’t Remember To Forget You” Shakira Ft. Rihanna
“Dark Horse” Katy Perry Ft. Juicy J
“Drunk In Love ” Beyonce Ft. Jay Z
“Happy” Pharrell Williams
“Roar” Katy Perry
“Timber” Pitbull Ft. Kesha
Urban Artist (Mi Artista Urbano – Artista Hispano Urbano Favorito)
Super Tour (El Súper Tour – Tu artista hispano favorito en gira oficial en los EU)
“Confidencias Tour” Alejandro Fernández
“De Película Tour” Gloria Trevi
“Dos Mundos, Una Historia Tour” Gerardo Ortiz, Banda Los Recoditos & Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizárraga
“La Guzmán 1F Tour” Alejandra Guzmán
“North America Tour 2013″ Pitbull & Kesha
“Vivir Mi Vida Tour” Marc Anthony
The show will air Thursday, July 17 on the Univision network, so tune in!
VOTE FOR PITBULL NOW (MUSICA)!
Pitbull did it big at last night’s iHeartRadio Music Awards. He opened the show (in Pitbull playboy fashion on a big yacht surrounded by muchas mujeres!) with a performance of ‘Wild Wild Love’ ft. G.R.L. and then closed with ‘Timber’. Pitbull also introduced the world to the very first iHeartRadio Music Awards, as well as gave out the first award of the night for “Hip-Hop/R&B Song of the Year” which went to Rihanna for her song, ‘Pour It Up’. It was now Pitbull’s turn to accept the award for “Best Collaboration” for Timber ft. Kesha in which he won (great job Pitbull fans and Animals). Check out all iHeart action via video and photo highlights below (and on instagram)!
Pitbull Performance & Opening
Accepting his Award for Timber (starts at 4:28)
It was just conformed today that Pitbull will be bringing that Wild Wild Love to the first ever, iHeartRadio Music Awards! Pitbull will be joined by G.R.L. and will be performing their single together live on stage.
The show will premier Thursday, May 1st on the NBC Network at 8 pm/est. Pitbull and G.R.L. are joined by a host of other musical talents like Pharrell, Blake Shelton, Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran, Arcade Fire, Luke Bryan, Ariana Grande and Thirty Seconds to Mars, who will all be hitting the stage.
Don’t forget also, Pitbull and Kesha are nominated for BEST COLLABORATION for Timber! You still have time to get in as many votes as you can! Voting ends Friday, April 25th!
Big congratulations goes to Pitbull for being a finalist at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards! Pitbull is nominated for not one, but TWO awards! Pitbull will be up against Jay-Z, Drake, Eminem, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis for Top Rap Artist & for Best Rap Song (Timber ft. Kesha) against Jay z, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (two songs), and Eminem.
Pitbull is also nominated for “Social Artist of the Year” at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards which will broadcast live from Miami April 24 on the Telemundo network.
The Billboard Music Awards will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, May 18th 8pm/7c on the ABC network!
It’s that time of the year again for the 2014 Premios Juventud Awards (remember last year’s event?)! The PJ Awards highlights the best in “Todos Latinos” (everything Latino) in the categories of movies, music, sports, television, and pop culture! They are once again, allowing the fans to nominate their favorites! Obviously, our favorite is Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull and here are several categories where you can nominate him:
The Perfect Combination (La Combinación Perfecta) – two or more artists
The Sticky (La Más Pegajosa) – song you cannot get out of your head
The Toco All (Lo Toco Todo) – favorite CD
Favorite Music Video (Mi Video Favorito) – nominate your favorite Pitbull music video from this year
Favorite Urban Artist (Mi Artista Urbano) – nominate Pitbull as “favorite urban artist”
Favorite Hitmaker – category for a non-Hispanic artist (Pitbull has worked with a few recently)
Favorite Hit – a song in English (Pitbull has done these)
Follow Me The Buenos (Síganme Los Buenos) – artist who connects with their fans via social media
Pitbull & Enrique Iglesias
Pitbull & Austin Mahone
Pitbull & Kesha
Pitbull & G.R.L.
“I’m a Freak” (Enrique Iglesias ft. Pitbull)
“Wild Wild Love” ft. G.R.L. (song)
“Timber” with Kesha (song, video)
Sex & Love (Enrique Iglesias, album)
Global Warming Meltdown (album)
MMM Yeah with Austin Mahone (song, video, non-hispanic artist)
“Noche No Termina” (song)
*Anything else it’s YOUR choice!*
- The deadline for nominations will be March 30th at 11:59 PM+EST to get all of you nominations in! You can vote by vising the official Premios Juventud website (you must log-in via e-mail, Twitter, or Facebook) or via mobile. The names will be revealed on May 1, 2014 and the show will air Thursday, July 17 on the Univision network.
NOMINATE PITBULL NOW!
And just for old times sake:
Time to vote again! This time for the very 1st iHeartRadio Awards where we the fans will have the opportunity to honor our favorite artists! On Thursday, May 1st, NBC will air the iHeartRadio Music Awards live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
iHeartRadio.com officially announced this morning that: “The iHeartRadio Music Awards will showcase the biggest artists and songs of the year and feature live performances, never-before-seen collaborations, celebrity guest appearances and live award presentations — and the best part is the fans are in control of who wins! Real awards from the iHeartRadio Chart, determined by how many times you’ve thumbed up your favorite songs, created your own stations, used Shazam to discover music, and posted about your favorite artists on Facebook and Twitter.”
Here is where we come in, Pitbull fans!
Vote for Pitbull & Ke$ha for “Best Collaboration (Timber)”
VOTE FOR PITBULL & KE$HA – BEST COLLABORATION
Be sure to share your vote on Facebook & Twitter!
Pitbull has been nominated for “Favorite Male Singer” at this year’s Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards. Pit is up against music giants like Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, and Pharrell Williams – but he can take them on right!? Pitbull never gives up (and nor should we!) ;) The show will broadcast live from Los Angeles at 8 PM/7c on the Nickelodeon network on Saturday, March 29th! Be sure to vote for Pitbull so he can bring this award home! The full nominees list can be seen here. In the meantime, you can also re-view Pitbull’s “Feel This Moment” performance with Christina Aguilera; and his sliming from at last year’s KCA!
Vote Pitbull for “Favorite Male Singer”
Show photos and video clips after the jump…
- Pitbull was briefly interviewed on the red carpet pre-show. He talked about his music and collaborating with Jlo and Claudia Leitte on the “We Are One (Ole Ola)” world cup song. He also said that “Mi inspiration es la vida (my inspiration is life)”.
- Enrique was 2nd to perform on the show. After performing with Marco Antonio Solis, he went into “I’m A Freak” and Pitbull came out hyped and decked out in white!
- Pitbull WON both awards for Urban Artist of the Year and Urban Song of the Year (Echa Palla)!!! He thanked his team, his family, those that he lost, friends, and gave a shout out to Miami neighborhoods Washington Heights and Dyckman!
- After accepting (and winning his awards), Pitbull also posed backstage:
Be sure to check out the PitbullSource.com instagram for more pics and highlights!
- Later that night, Pitbull introduced and presented Marc Anthony with the Univision excellence award. Pit & Marc gave a few brotherly hugs and Pit made a joke about he and Marc being in love with the same woman (referring to Celia Cruz). The two joke around and embrace one another again thereafter.
Click to see ALL Photos: Award Shows: Pitbull at the 2014 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards – 02/20/2014
Just a friendly Pitbull reminder to all of the fans. Tonight is the Premio Lo Nuestro Awards! The show will air on the Univision network with red carpet starting at 7 PM+EST with the award ceremony following at 8 PM+EST.
Pitbull will be in attendance and is nominated in 2 categories: Artista Del Año (Urban: Artist of the Year) and Cancion Del Año (Urban: Song of the Year) for “Echa Pa’llá” feat. Papayo. Rumor has it, that he may perform “I’m a Freak” with Enrique Iglesias as well.
If you don’t have the Univision network, Univision will be airing clips of the pre-show and main show on UVideos.com where the audience can stream the event.
Be sure to follow PitbullSource.com on twitter so you won’t miss any of tonight’s play-by-play Pitbull action! As always, there will be video footage and photos posted to the website the following day.
Last week, Pitbull was busy filming the official FIFA world cup music video for “We Are One (Ole Ola)” alongside Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte in Miami. He also was surprise performer with Enrique Iglesias last Saturday at Madison Square Garden for the Enrique Iglesias and Friends concert (see video).
(So far) THIS WEEK, Pitbull will be making appearances for two events:
• Wednesday, February 19 – San Antonio Stock and Rodeo: Pit will be headed to the Lone Star State, Texas to perform at the San Antonio Stock and Rodeo Show. Tickets are STILL available, but are going fast!
• Thursday, February 20 – Premio Lo Nuestro Awards: Pitbull will be performing at the Premio Lo Nuestro awards (confirmed by their official facebook page). Pitbull is also nominated for two awards: Artista Del Año (Urban: Artist of the Year) and Cancion Del Año (Urban: Song of the Year) for “Echa Pa’llá” featuring Papayo! The show will broadcast live from Miami on Thursday on the Univison network at 8 PM/EST. Check out highlights from the last year’s show!
In Music News:
- Pitbull will be featured on Nick Cannon’s Upcoming, April 1st album, “White People Party Music” (details here).
- Just announced yesterday via Twitter, Pitbull will also be doing a track with L.A. female group, GRL produced by Doctor Luke.
— Pitbull (@pitbull) February 16, 2014
To stay in the loop for beaking news and updates, be sure to follow PitbullSource.com on Twitter!
The full list of the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards nominations were revealed today on the official Billbaord.com website. Pitbull only made one category, which was “Social Artist of the Year” versus last year when he was nominated for 9.
Social Artist of the Year
Pitbull has been in the Top 30 of Billboard’s Social 50 for the past few months (he’s currently at #5).
Here is a rundown of Pitbull’s social media count:
Twitter – 15.7 million followers
Facebook – 44 million followers
Instagram – 614,688 followers
Official YouTube (pitbullmusic) – 162,961 subscribers
Vevo Youtube (PitbullVEVO) – 3,341,764 subscribers
GPlus – 4,161,405 followers
The 2014 Billboard Latin Awards will be broadcast live from Miami on April 24 on the Telemundo network starting at 8 PM/EST if dates do not change.