Ana TijouxÂ andÂ La Vida BohemeÂ were both winners at the 15th annualÂ Latin Grammy’sÂ celebration in Las Vegas. Ana Tijoux won ‘Record of the Year” for her collaboration with Jorge Drexler, while La Vida Boheme won for ‘Best Music Video.’
This is Ana Tijoux’s first career Latin Grammy win, after Grammy and Latin Grammy nominations for both of her previous albums with Nacional Records, ‘1977‘ and ‘La Bala.’Â She won the 2014 Latin Grammy ‘Record of the Year‘Â for â€œUniversos Paralelos,â€ her collaboration with Academy Award winnerÂ Jorge Drexler.Â She was also nominated this year for ‘Best Urban Song‘ for “Vengo,” the title track from her most recent album.
After winning â€œBest Rock Albumâ€Â at last yearâ€™s Latin Grammyâ€™sÂ for â€˜SerÃ¡,â€™Â La Vida BohemeÂ won their second career Latin Grammy, award for â€œBest Music Videoâ€ for the animated short film adaptation of â€œFlamingoâ€.’ The vintage Walt Disney-inspired video, which took almost 4 years to finish,Â was directed by Carl Zitelmann and produced by Cesar Elster, and featured a global team of animators known for their work on classic videos from Gorillaz.
Ana TijouxÂ was nominated in 3 categories at this year’s Latin Grammyâ€™s, including â€œBest Urban Songâ€ for the title track from her recent album â€˜Vengo,â€™ which debuted #1 on the iTunes Latin charts and earned strong praise fromÂ Newsweek,Â NPR,Â Billboard,
Previous Latin Grammy winnerÂ Jarabe de PaloÂ was also nominated for 3 awards this year, including â€œAlbum of the Yearâ€ â€œBest Rock Songâ€ and â€œBest Pop/Rock Albumâ€ for his latest record â€˜Somos.â€™Â Fronted by prolific songwriterÂ Pau DonÃ©s, Barcelona-based Jarabe de Palo originally broke onto the international scene with their smash hit â€œLa Flaca.â€ Throughout their storied career, Jarabe de Palo has been nominated for 16Â Latin Grammyâ€™sÂ and sold more thanÂ five million albumsÂ worldwide.
In its first 9 years, Nacional Records has earnedÂ 67 Latin Grammy and GrammyÂ wins and nominations. This year, Nacional Records artists hadÂ nominations in Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song ofÂ the Year, Best Rock Song, Best Urban Song, Best Pop Rock Album and Best Short Form Video