Nicky Jam Wins Big at the 2016 Billboard Latin Music Awards & Other Highlights

Nicky Jam Wins Big at the 2016 Billboard Latin Music Awards & Other Highlights from the Night
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Nicky Jam was on a winning streak last night. 

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The star alongside Enrique Iglesias collected a total of six trophies at the 2016 Billboard Latin Music Awards, which included Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event, Airplay Song of the Year, Digital Song of the Year, Streaming Song of the Year, Latin Rhythm Song of the Year for their hit song "El Perdón."

When accepting one of his awards, Jam took the time to thank his father who he was in his life when he was a child. 

“I never brought home to you a medal from school,” he said. “But here is your medal, Papi.”

Juan Gabriel was definitely the one that stole the show winning the Top Latin Album of the Year and Latin Pop Album of the Year. He was honored with a special Billboard Star Award that was presented to him by Don Francisco

"This doesn’t seem real,” said a giddy Juan Gabriel, the first winner of the night. “I'm amazed. I'm surprised. I am very happy to be here for the first time.”

Other winners included Shakira, who won Social Artists of the Year and Romeo Santos, who won Artist of the Year. 

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Check out the rest of the winners below: 

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Male
Gerardo Ortiz
Joan Sebastian
Juan Gabriel -- WINNER
Ricky Martin

Tropical Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
ChocQuibTown
Gente de Zona -- WINNER
Grupo Manía
Ilegales

Hot Latin Song of the Year
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho, “Te Metiste”
J Balvin, “Ginza”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER
Romeo Santos, “Propuesta Indecente”

Tropical Song of the Year
Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony, “La Gozadera” -- WINNER
Romeo Santos, “Hilito”
Romeo Santos Feat. Marc Anthony, “Yo También”
Victor Manuelle, “No Quería Engañarte”

Top Latin Album of the Year
Gerardo Ortiz, Hoy Más Fuerte
Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo -- WINNER
Maná, Cama Incendiada
Ricky Martin, A Quien Quiera Escuchar

Tropical Album of the Year
Aventura, Sólo Para Mujeres
Buena Vista Social Club, Lost and Found
Gilberto Santa Rosa, Necesito Un Bolero
Victor Manuelle, Que Suenen Los Tambores -- WINNER

Regional Mexican Album of the Year
Calibre 50, Lo Mejor De…
Gerardo Ortiz, Hoy Más Fuerte -- WINNER
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda, El Aferrado
Various, Las Bandas Románticas de América 2015

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Solo
Daddy Yankee
Farruko
J Balvin
Nicky Jam -- WINNER

Latin Rhythm Song of the Year
J Balvin, “Ginza”
Maluma, “Borro Cassette”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER
Zion & Lennox, “Pierdo La Cabeza”

Airplay Song of the Year
J Balvin, “Ginza”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER
Romeo Santos, “Hilito”
Zion & Lennox, “Pierdo La Cabeza”

Streaming Song of the Year
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, “Háblame de Ti”
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga, “Mi Razón de Ser”
J Balvin, “Ay Vamos”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizarraga -- WINNER
Calibre 50
Julion Alvarez y Su Norteno Banda

Regional Mexican Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga -- WINNER
Calibre 50
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda

Latin Rhythm Songs Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Alexis & Fido
Baby Rasta & Gringo
Plan B
Zion & Lennox -- WINNER

Latin Pop Album of the Year
Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo -- WINNER
Juan Gabriel, Mis Número 1 … 40 Aniversario
Maná, Cama Incendiada
Ricky Martin, A Quien Quiera Escuchar

Tour of the Year
Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull
Juan Gabriel -- WINNER
Ricardo Arjona
Romeo Santos

Artist of the Year
Enrique Iglesias
Juan Gabriel
Nicky Jam
Romeo Santos -- WINNER

Artist of the Year, New
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho -- WINNER
Banda Clave Nueva de Max Peraza
La Séptima Banda
Maluma

Social Artist of the Year
Enrique Iglesias
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos
Shakira -- WINNER

Crossover Artist of the Year
Ed Sheeran
Justin Bieber -- WINNER
OMI
The Weeknd

Hot Latin Song of the Year, Vocal Event
Farruko Feat. Shaggy & Nicky Jam, “Sunset”
Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony, “La Gozadera”
Mana Feat. Shakira, “Mi Verdad”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Male
Enrique Iglesias
J. Balvin
Nicky Jam
Romeo Santos -- WINNER

Hot Latin Songs Artist of the Year, Female
Jennifer Lopez
Natalia Jimenez
Natti Natasha
Shakira -- WINNER

Hot Latin Songs Label of the Year
DEL
Remex
Sony Music Latin -- WINNER
Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Hot Latin Songs Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
DEL
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin -- WINNER

Airplay Label of the Year
DEL
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment -- WINNER
Warner Latina

Airplay Imprint of the Year
Capitol Latin
Disa
Fonovisa
Sony Music Latin -- WINNER

Digital Song of the Year
Gente de Zona Feat. Marc Anthony, “La Gozadera”
J Balvin, “Ay Vamos”
J Balvin, “Ginza”
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdón” -- WINNER

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Female
Ana Gabriel
Chiquis Rivera
Natalia Jiménez
Selena -- WINNER

Top Latin Albums Artist of the Year, Duo or Group
Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho
Calibre 50
Julión Álvarez y Su Norteño Banda
Maná -- WINNER

Top Latin Albums Label of the Year
Columbia
Sony Music Latin
Universal Music Latin Entertainment -- WINNER
Warner Latina

Top Latin Albums Imprint of the Year
Disa
Fonovisa -- WINNER
Musart
Sony Music Latin

Latin Pop Song of the Year
Christian Daniel, “Ahora Que Te Vas”
Juanes, “Juntos”
Maná Feat. Shakira, “Mi Verdad” -- WINNER
Ricky Martin Feat. Yotuel, “La Mordidita”

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