TELEMUNDO WELCOMES IHEARTMEDIA TO
“PREMIOS TU MUNDO”
The Only Entertainment Awards Show on Spanish-Language TV Exclusively Based on Fan Votes, Now Includes Five Music Categories By iHeartRadio
Telemundo Will Once Again Broadcast the 2017 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina Special Which Returns to Miami on November 4
NEW YORK AND MIAMI – August 3, 2017 – Telemundo recently announced that it has expanded its partnership with iHeartMedia to feature five iHeartRadio music categories for the 2017 “Premios Tu Mundo” (Your World Awards), the only entertainment awards show on Spanish-language TV exclusively based on fan votes. The five music categories for the 2017 Premios Tu Mundo include Favorite Regional Mexican Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Pop Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Tropical Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Urban Artist by iHeartRadio and Favorite Party-Starting Song by iHeartRadio.
Telemundo’s “Premios Tu Mundo” (“Your World Awards”) is one of the most popular award shows in Spanish-language television. A true celebration of U.S. Latino pop culture, the annual event allows fans to choose their favorite actors, musical artists, TV personalities, fan clubs and influencers through a selection process that combines the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms. “Premios Tu Mundo” will be produced and broadcast live from the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, on Thursday August 24 at 8pm/7c on Telemundo, and will be preceded by the star-studded blue carpet pre-show “La Alfombra de Premios Tu Mundo” at 7pm/6c.
In addition, Telemundo will once again broadcast the 2017 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina which returns to the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The 2017 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina will once again celebrate the best in Latin Music and the two-hour broadcast special will feature performances by top Latino stars and celebrity presenters, for the third consecutive year. The lineup for the 2017 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina will be announced in the upcoming weeks.
The iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina is part of iHeartMedia’s incredibly successful roster of major concert events, which includes the iHeartRadio Music Festival, the biggest live concert event in radio history, which features more than 20 A-list artists across every music genre on one stage; the iHeartSummer’17 Weekend by AT&T; the nationwide iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Concert Tour; the iHeartCountry Festival; and the iHeartRadio Music Awards, which generated 165 billion social media impressions.
TELEMUNDO is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. The network features original scripted dramas from Telemundo Studios – the #1 producer of Spanish-language primetime content – as well as non-scripted productions, theatrical motion pictures, specials, news and first-class sports events, reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 16 owned stations and 55 broadcast affiliates. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a local television station serving Puerto Rico. Telemundo is part of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.
iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over a billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service.
iHeartMedia’s platforms include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, podcasts, personalities and influencers, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (PINK: IHRT). Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.
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