Countdown to the Latin GRAMMY Awards with Jessica Maldonado will air six bilingual episodes with Jessica interviewing Latin GRAMMY nominees from different award categories and genres including pop, urban and Mexican regional. Get the behind the scenes scoop and stories about the songs from Latin GRAMMY artists and nominees who are at the top of their game, such as JAlvarez, Sofia Reyes, Lorenzo Mendez from La Original Banda Limón and Band Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga. You definitely do not want to miss Jessica’s interview with Erika Ender, the woman behind the biggest hit of the year, “Despacito.” Hear from previous winners of the Latin GRAMMY Awards about their current projects and when we can expect their next hit song.
Courtesy of the Latin Recording Academy
Jessica Maldonado, an Emmy award-winning journalist, is considered one of the most respected and influential Mexican American reporters in the U.S. She joined Univision Network in the summer of 1999 as a correspondent for the number one rated, Spanish-language entertainment and news program, “El Gordo y La Flaca.” She would regularly fill in as co-host on the show. She traveled all over the U.S. and Mexico to report stories and host specials. Based in Los Angeles, Maldonado is best known for her exclusive interviews with the most prominent celebrities, as well as for her breaking news coverage. She has covered a wide variety of stories, from the celebrity arrivals at the Academy Awards to the Latin Grammy Awards to Michael Jackson’s “Trial of the Century,” to O.J Simpson’s sentencing in Las Vegas, and the tragic death of Latin superstar, Jenni Rivera, among other historical events in entertainment. Find and follow Maldonado on social media: Twitter: @JessiMaldonado; Instagram: @JessiMaldonadoTV; Facebook: @JessicaMaldonadoOficial