Not everyone receives the honor of being the presenter of such a prestigious event and the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards is a testament of a good Despacito year for Marko Musica. The talented comedian and social media influencer hosted the recently concluded awards night presented by Latino Show Magazine.
The 20th celebration of Billboard Latin Music Awards marked a significant year for Despacito fans, Daddy Yankee, and Justin Bieber. Multi-award winning Puerto Rican artist Daddy Yankee came out on top that night with eight awards including “Songwriter of the Year” being Despacito’s co-writer. Luis Fonsi and Justin Bieber on the other finished off close behind Daddy Yankee with 7 awards each.
As the awards night host, Marko Musica presented himself before the media at the historical red carpet along with other key personalities and artists in the industry. The Billboard Latin Music Awards is the award giving body dedicated in recognizing the talents and achievements of artists in the Latin Music Industry. Winners of various awards are picked out based on various key factors such as actual sales volume, popularity in the online streaming platform, radio airplay, and social data.
Prior to being the host of the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards, Marko Musica received a significant award relevant to being one of the most popular social media influencers of today’s generation. Marko received the “Creator of the Year” award from the 4th Annual Tecla Awards. Other nominees for the award are Maya Murillo, Alexandra Olavarria, and Sebastian & Espe. Hispanicize Tecla Awards is dedicated in honoring the brilliant achievements of today’s content creators in the social media platform.