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Nicky Jam Tapped for Billboard Latin Music Conference’s Sony/ATV SongWriter Q&A

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"Nicky Jam Tapped for Billboard Latin Music Conference’s Sony/ATV SongWriter Q&A"
Nicky jamMulti-platinum recording artist Nicky Jamhas been announced for the Sony/ATV Songwriter Q&A during the 27th anniversary of the Billboard Latin Music Conference in Miami.
Presented by Jorge Mejia’s Sony/ATV, Nicky Jam will be interviewed by Leila Cobo, Billboard’s Executive Director of Latin Content and Programming, during an intimate conversation highlighting the singer/songwriter’s hits and career.
The conference which will be held April 25-28 at the Ritz-Carlton in South Beach Fla., will also feature key industry leaders and music stars. Registration to the conference is open at BillboardLatinConference.com with early bird, loyalty and group rates available.
Nicky Jam is a finalist for eleven Billboard Latin Music Awards including Artist of the Year. His song “El Perdón” with Iglesias vies for five additional awards including Hot Latin Song of the Year, Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event and Airplay Song of the Year.
 
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias‘ “El Perdón” spent 30 weeks atop Hot Latin Songs chart (it peaked on March 21, 2015), becoming the second longest running No. 1 ever on the chart. His latest single Hasta ElAmanecer” is currently No. 3 on Hot Latin Songs.
Close to 1,000 attendees are expected at this must-attend event, which once again will feature Q&A sessions and panels with top artists, label, radio, marketing, brand, music service and brand executives.As always, the conference will feature “Superstar Q&As” and marquee sessions like the “Divas Panel” and the yearly groundbreaking “Urban Panel.” Last year, panelists included Romeo Santos, Daddy Yankee, J Balvin, Carlos Santana, and many others.
The Billboard Latin Music Conference 2016 culminates with the annual BillboardLatin Music Awards, which will air live on the Telemundo network April 28 from the BankUnited Center in Miami.
For information on the conference and awards, visitBillboardLatinConference.com.
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Sony/ATV Music Publishing, established in 1995 as a joint venture between Sony and Michael Jackson, is the world’s leading music publisher. Sony/ATV owns or administers around 3 million copyrights, including some of the best known songs ever written.  Sony/ATV’s catalog includes “All You Need Is Love”, “New York, New York”, “You’ve Got a Friend”, “Jailhouse Rock”, “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”, “Stand By Me”, “Singin’ in the Rain”, “Suavemente”, “A Puro Dolor”, “Aqui Estoy Yo”, “El Amor”, “Vivir Mi Vida” and many, many more. Its ever-growing list of chart-topping writers includes Calvin Harris, Lady Gaga, P!nk, RedOne, Shakira, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Pharrell Williams, Ricardo Arjona, Luis Fonsi, Don Omar, Omar Alfanno, Elvis Crespo, Luis Fernando Ochoa, Tito El Bambino, Pitbull, Wisin & Yandel, and Mario Domm to name but a very few.

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