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Enrique Iglesias Gets Six Kudos at 2009 Billboard Latin Music Awards

April 24, 2009 (7:36 am) GMT
At this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards, Enrique Iglesias is honored with six trophies, one of which is for Latin Album of the Year.
Enrique Iglesias

Those who got kudos at the 20th Annual Billboard Latin Music Awards have been uncovered, and was one of the singers walking out with the honor. The winners were announced during a ceremony taking place at Eden Roc Resort in Miami, Florida on April 23.

Out of the eight nominations that he got for the awards, Enrigue triumphantly brought home six prizes. He received Hot Latin Song of the Year, Latin Album of the Year, Top Latin Album of the Year Male, Latin Pop Airplay Song of the Year Male, Latin Pop Album of the Year Solo and Greatest Hits/Compilation.

Other winners at the event included , and . Aventura bagged four awards, and Ivy got two honors. As for Wisin & Yandel, the Puerto Rican reggaeton group managed to grab one trophy for Latin Rhythm Album of the Year Duo or Group.

Beside honoring most popular albums, songs and performers in Latin music, the event also handed out several special awards. Lifetime Achievement went to , and Spirit of Hope was given to . Furthermore, Pablo Raul Alarcon, SR. was inducted to its Hall of Fame.

2009 Billboard Latin Music Awards was hosted by actress Aylin Mujica and broadcaster Alan Tacher. Musical guests at the event were , as well as the awards' recipients, Enrique Iglesias, Aventura and Wisin & Yandel. Complete winners list of the awards can be checked on BillboardEvents.com.

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