Tape one of two. The premiere edition (1989) of this annual music awards presentation program which honors Latin music achievements in the United States. The awards, presented by Univisi—n and Billboard Magazine, are chosen based on sales records and votes gathered from the public through Billboard Magazine under the supervision of the Deloitt, Haskins & Sells auditing firm. This year's program, presented live from the James L. Knight Convention Center in Miami, Florida, gives awards in the categories of Pop/Ballad, Tropical, and Regional Mexican, as well as awards to the best producer of the year, best composer of the year, and best crossover artist. Hosts Lucy Pereda and Antonio Vodanovic announce the categories and throughout the program welcome the different international television stations broadcasting for their countries. Presentations and performances in this segment include the following: Yuri and Franco present the first two awards to Lalo Rodr’guez for best artist, Tropical, and to El Gran Combo for best group, Tropical; Ricardo Montaner performs "Un hombre enamorado"; Braulio and Angela Carrasco present the award for best album, Tropical, to Lalo Rodr’guez for "Un nuevo despertar"; Lalo Rodr’guez performs "Ven, dev—rame otra vez"; Brenda K. Starr and Jorge Muniz present the next two awards, for best new artist, Tropical, to Luis Enrique, and for best song, Tropical, to Lalo Rodr’guez for "Ven, dev—rame otra vez"; Los Yonics perform (song unidentified); Vikki Carr presents Mariachi Cobre who performs a medley of songs with Carr joining in for a final duet with Stephen Carrillo; Roc’o Jurado and JosŽ Luis Rodr’guez present the next two awards, for best group, Regional Mexican, to Los Bukis, and for best artist, Regional Mexican, to Vicente Fern‡ndez; Luis Enrique performs "Desesperado"; Luis Angel and Ednita Nazario present the award for best new artist, Regional Mexican, to JosŽ Javier Sol’s; Angela Carrasco sings "ÀQuiŽn compra una boca rosa, la vende?"; Yuri and Franco present the award for best album, Regional Mexican, to Los Bukis, for "Si me recuerdas"; Fito Olivares and his orchestra perform "Mi Caballito"; Brenda K. Starr performs a bilingual version of "Breakfast in Bed." Commercials deleted. Continues with T:76369.

(This program is in Spanish.)

The acquisition and cataloging of this program was made possible by Univisi—n.


  • NETWORK: Univision
  • DATE: May 31, 1989 Wednesdasy 8:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 1:25:05
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T:76368
  • GENRE: Award presentations
  • SUBJECT HEADING: International Collection - Spanish - Zone 2
  • SERIES RUN: Univision - TV, 1989


      Omar Marchant........ Executive Producer
    • Jo-Ann Rullan........ Producer
    • Mary Black........ Associate Producer
    • Art Izquierdo........ Director
    • Raul Perez-Liste........ Direction (Misc.)
    • Doris T. Davila........ Direction (Misc.)
    • Del Rio, Yolanda F......... Production (Misc.)
    • Otto Padron........ Production (Misc.)
    • Ileana Quirch........ Production (Misc.)
    • Diana Cosculluela........ Production (Misc.)
    • Jesœs Cabeza........ Production (Misc.)
    • Lucy Pereda........ Host
    • Antonio Vodanovic........ Host
    • Vikki Carr........ Performer
    • Angela Carrasco........ Performer
    • Stephen Carrillo........ Performer
    • Luis Enrique........ Performer
    • Los Yonics (music group)........ Performer
    • Olivares, Fito y su Grupo........ Performer
    • Mariachi Cobre (music group)........ Performer
    • Ricardo Montaner........ Performer
    • Lalo Rodriguez........ Performer
    • Brenda K. Starr........ Performer
    • Luis Angel
    • Braulio
    • Vikki Carr
    • Angela Carrasco
    • El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico (music group)
    • Luis Enrique
    • Vicente Fernandez
    • Franco
    • Rocio Jurado
    • Los Bukis (music group)
    • Jorge Muniz
    • Ednita Nazario
    • Jose Luis Rodriguez
    • Lalo Rodriguez
    • Jose Javier Solis
    • Brenda K. Starr
    • Yuri

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