2014 Billboard Music Award Nominations: See Which Latinos Were Nominated!

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The 2014 Billboard Music Awards announced their nominations, and several Latinos are up for big awards!

Puerto Rican singer Bruno Mars took home an impressive three nominations for Top Artist, Top Male Artist, and Top Radio Songs Artists. Salsa crooner Marc Anthony and bachateros Romeo Santos and Prince Royce are all nominated for the same three awards: Top Latin Artist, Top Latin Album and Top Latin Song. 

Additionally, Jenni Rivera and Pitbull are up for two awards each. The Queen of Banda is nominated for  Top Latin Artist and Top Latin Album, and Mr. Worldwide is up for Top Rap Artist and Top Rap Song.

Rounding out the competition are Alejandro Fernandez, Daddy Yankee, Enrique Iglesias, and Gerardo Ortiz who are all up for one award each. 

The 2014 Billboard Music Awards air live on Sunday, May 18th at 8pm EST on ABC. Will you be watching? 

See the full list of nominees at Billboard.com!

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Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to BrooklynNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or baking her favorite sweets. You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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