Additional 10th Latin GRAMMY Performers Announced

November 03, 2009 -- 10:44 am PST

Alicia Keys, Daniela Mercury and Reik added to milestone telecast lineup

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(For a complete list of 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY nominees, click here.)

Twelve-time GRAMMY winner Alicia Keys, Latin GRAMMY winner Daniela Mercury and current Latin GRAMMY nominee Reik are the latest performers added to the lineup for the 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast, it was announced today by The Latin Recording Academy.

Current nominee Reik is up for Best Pop Album By A Duo Or Group With Vocal (Un Día Más).

In celebration of the 10th anniversary Keys will join Alejandro Sanz for a special Latin GRAMMY performance. Calle 13 and Rubén Blades' performance will feature Cirque du Soleil's "Mystère," and Laura Pausini's number will showcase the daring feats of strength of "Le Rêve."

Previously announced performers include Pepe Aguilar, David Bisbal, Blades, Calle 13, Oscar D'León, Shaila Dúrcal, Luis Fonsi, Juan Gabriel, Grupo Montez De Durango, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, Laura Pausini, Espinoza Paz, La Quinta Estación, Luz Ríos, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Sanz, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, and Wisin Y Yandel.

Confirmed to present awards are actress Charytin, actor Aarón Díaz, actress Marlene Favela, Miss Universe 2009 Stefanía Fernández, Latin GRAMMY winner Alejandra Guzmán, Pau Donés of Latin rock group Jarabe de Palo, actress Eva Longoria Parker, actress/singer Dulce María, and singer/songwriter Rosana.

Previously announced presenters include Alexander Acha, Enrique Bunbury, Beto Cuevas, Cucu Diamantes, Luis Enrique, Kany García, Juan Luis Guerra, Enrique Iglesias, Victor Manuelle, Gian Marco, Germán Montero, Omara Portuondo, Milly Quezada, and Johnny Ventura. Actor/Comedian Eugenio Derbez and actress/singer Lucero will co-host the 10th anniversary celebration.

Two of Las Vegas' well-known shows will be featured in segments throughout the 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast. Performing during the anniversary telecast will be "Le Rêve" — the breathtaking stage show that features aerial acrobatics, provocative choreography, outrageous antics and daring feats of strength and agility; and Cirque Du Soleil's high-spirited classic "Mystère" — a theatre-style comedy that combines powerful athleticism, vigorous acrobatics and a blend of whimsy and drama.

Preceding the Awards show telecast, Univision will present exclusive "Noche de Estrellas" ("Night Of The Stars") coverage of the celebrity arrivals direct from the Latin GRAMMY Awards Green Carpet starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT (6 p.m. Central). Presented by "Primer Impacto" co-anchor Bárbara Bermudo and host of "Nuestra Belleza Latina" Giselle Blondet, "Noche de Estrellas" will feature live interviews and commentary on the stars and their fashions, and provide viewers an intimate look at Latin music's most glamorous gala event.

Additionally, for the first time the 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards Pre-Telecast ceremony will be streamed live internationally on www.latingrammy.com beginning at 2 p.m. PT. Fashion entrepreneur and former Miss Universe Bárbara Palacios will host the Pre-Telecast, during which winners in more than 35 of the 49 Latin GRAMMY categories will be announced prior to the evening's telecast — kicking off a full evening of celebrating excellence in recorded Latin music from around the world. The Pre-Telecast will take place from 2–3 p.m. PT at Mandalay Bay Events Center and the live stream will remain on LatinGRAMMY.com for 30 days following the event.

Once again, Univision.com is the official Spanish-language Web site for the 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards. Find exclusive coverage of this year's performers at www.latingrammy.univision.com, including video interviews and photos, an extensive archive of past shows, and dedicated forums for fans to share their excitement leading up to the live broadcast. For access to the latest Latin GRAMMY news and photos, visit Univision.com on any web-enabled mobile device.

The 10th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards, set for Nov. 5 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, will be broadcast live on the Univision Network from 8–11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central). For media credentialing instructions and more information, please visit www.latingrammy.com. For updates and breaking news, please visit The Latin Recording Academy's social networks on Twitter and Facebook.