Awards Show Update: Pitbull Set to Perform at the #iHeartAwards with G.R.L.

Written by Joyce J on April 21


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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!


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Award Show News: Pitbull Nominated for 2 Billboard Music Awards #BBMAs

Written by Joyce J on April 9

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.


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The Billboard Music Awards will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, May 18th 8pm/7c on the ABC network!

Award Show News: Nominate Pitbull for 2014 Premios Juventud Awards #PJ2014

Written by Joyce J on March 13

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:

Music
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)

Pop Culture
Follow Me The Buenos (Síganme Los Buenos) – artist who connects with their fans via social media

Possible Choices
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!*

Voting Details
- 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:



Vote for Pitbull & Ke$ha for “Best Collaboration” at the #iHeartAwards

Written by Joyce J on February 26

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$ha for “Best Collaboration (Timber)”
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VOTE FOR PITBULL & KE$HA – BEST COLLABORATION

Be sure to share your vote on Facebook & Twitter!

Award Show News: Pitbull Nominated “Favorite Male Singer” at #KCA 2014 #Vote4Pitbull

Written by Joyce J on February 25


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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!


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Vote Pitbull for “Favorite Male Singer”

#PLN Highlights: Photos & Videos – Pitbull at the 2014 #PremioLoNuestro Awards

Written by Joyce J on February 21

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:


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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.

Congratulations to Pitbull for his #winning and continued successes!


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Click to see ALL Photos: Award Shows: Pitbull at the 2014 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards – 02/20/2014


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TV/Award Show Reminder: Premios Lo Nuestro Awards Esta Noche!

Written by Joyce J on February 20

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.

Quick Pitbull News & Reminders: San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo, #PremioLoNuestro…

Written by Joyce J on February 17

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.


To stay in the loop for beaking news and updates, be sure to follow PitbullSource.com on Twitter!

News: Pitbull Nominated for “Social Artist of the Year” at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards #BillboardLatin

Written by Joyce J on February 5

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
Enrique Iglesias
Pitbull
Prince Royce
Shakira

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.

Award Show News: Pitbull Confirmed to Attend 2014 Premio Lo Nuestro Awards #PLN2014

Written by Joyce J on February 3

Get ready for another live, energetic performance at this year’s Premio Lo Nuestro Awards from Pitbull!


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Confirmed by the official PLN facebook page, Pitbull will be performing LIVE on the show! 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 (you guys did vote, right!?).

The show will broadcast live from Miami on Thursday, February 20 on the Univison network at 8 PM/EST. If you are interested in purchasing tickets, you can do so here. Check out highlights from the 2013 PLN!

Pitbull to be Honored with the ‘Global Gift Humanitarian Award’ at #GlobalGiftGala

Written by Joyce J on January 25

2014 has started off very well for Mr. Worldwide! He announced that he will be a participant in the official world cup song (as singer, writer, and producer), has a few singles and collaborations released, “Timber” is STILL #1 in the US for a 3rd week in a row… the success just keeps piling on! Pit’s success and hard work is most defiantly paying off because he will also be rewarded with a very special award at the Global Gift Gala coming up next week.

On Thursday, January 30, Pitbull will be honored with the prestigious “Global Gift Humanitarian Award” for his humanitarian and philanthropic works. His latest philanthropic endeavor is work with his charter school, SLAM (Sports, Leadership and Management). The award will be presented by Eva Longoria.

The Gala will take place at The St. Regis in Mexico City, Mexico.

Congratulations, Pitbull!!!

What is the Global Gift Gala?
Mission: To affect positive change on the development, welfare, healthcare and social inclusion of the most vulnerable. The Foundation helps to provide shelter, food, clothing, education, medical attention and other life-changing necessities to vulnerable groups, in particular children and women in need.

The Global Gift Gala is a unique international fundraising initiative that forms part of the Global Gift Foundation platform to help raise funds and make a difference towards children and women around the world. Global Gift Foundation in partnership with Televisa Foundation and The Eva Longoria Foundation will unite to raise awareness towards women and help build better future for themselves and their families through entrepreneurship opportunities. For every dollar raised on the evening, Televisa Foundation will match every dollar to fund several established programs in support of women in Mexico.

[HIGHLIGHTS]: Pitbull on Good Morning America 11/25!

Written by Joyce J on November 25

Check out highlights from Pitbull’s appearance on Good Morning America this morning. Screen caps coming soon!


Pitbull’s Top AMA Moments

Pitbull Performing “Timber”

Pitbull Performing “Don’t Stop The Party”

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[VIDEOS & HQ PHOTOS]: Pitbull at the 2013 American Music Awards

Written by Joyce J on November 25

Last night’s American Music Awards was a HUGE success! Pitbull not only hosted, but reminded us that “we are all Latino because of Christopher Columbus”. With the help of his dancers, The Most Bad Ones, Pit showed us how to tootsie-roll, doo-doo-brown, and twerk Dade County-style. But of course being Pitbull, he brought the party and performed “Timber” LIVE with Ke$ha. See highlights below:







PHOTO GALLERY LINK:
- Award Shows: Pitbull at the 2013 American Music Awards (50+)

[VIDEO NEWS SEGMENT]: ABC7 Los Angeles Interviews Pitbull Pre-AMAs

Written by Joyce J on November 24

LOS ANGELES (KABC)’s George Pennacchio interviews Pitbull pre-AMAs! If you can’t see the video below,
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[PHOTOS & VIDEO]: Pitbull at the 2013 Latin GRAMMY Awards

Written by Joyce J on November 22

Congratulations to Pitbull and Papayo for winning an award (1 of 2) for “Best Urban Performance” last night for “Echa Palla”! After winning his award, Pitbull took to the stage and performed a medley of tracks including “Don’t Stop the Party”, “Cotorra Y Voli” with El Cata and brought out special guest Enrique Iglesias to sing his hit song “I Like It”. I will replace the video quality when it is available. Enjoy the photos! :)





» Click to see more photos: Pitbull at the 2013 Latin GRAMMY Awards (40+)

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