The U.S. #1 hit “El Perdón” by Nicky Jam is also topping the charts around the world

"The U.S. #1 hit “El Perdón” by Nicky Jam is also topping the charts around the world"

Nicky JamA featured performer at the SESAC Latina Awards, which takes place June 17 at The Beverly Hills Hotel, Nicky Jam continues celebrating the impressive success of his original composition “El Perdón” (Forgiveness), which he performs with special guest Enrique Iglesias.

Affiliated with SESAC Latina for the representation of his copyrights in the world, Nicky Jam has spent 10 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart with “El Perdón.” A pioneering vocalist and songwriter in Latin urban music, he has received worldwide acclaim for this song, which is No. 35 on Spotify’s global chart.

This song is also No. 1 in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain and Uruguay, while charting in the Top 20 in other Spanish-speaking nations such as Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Mexico and Nicaragua.

With a popular music video and a song that’s irresistible to radio listeners, “El Perdón” is also Top 10 in a rainbow of countries, including Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Taiwan and United Arab Emirates.

In addition to Nicky Jam’s performance at SESAC Latina’s gala ceremony honoring the best songs of the year, the event will also feature a live performance by Regional Mexican super-talent Noel Torres.

About SESAC: 

With a selective policy of affiliation that’s unique in the industry, SESAC represents the best composers and publishers. In so doing, SESAC has built a repertoire of quality that covers all genres and the most popular music of today. Artists affiliated with SESAC include such icons as Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond, Kurt Cobain’s Catalog, Mariah Carey, Zac Brown, Mumford & Sons, Lady Antebellum, Bryan Michael Cox, Swizz Beatz, Rico Love, RUSH, Cassandra Wilson, MGMT, Alice In Chains, PSY and many more.  SESAC Latina represents such prestigious artists as Draco Rosa, Nicky Jam, Gente D’ Zona, Reik, Jencarlos Canela, Carlos Baute, Enrique Bunbury, Rayito, Rafa Arcaute, Luz Casal, Gaby Moreno, Intocable, Joey Montana, Luciano Luna, Calibre 50, Aleks Syntek, Fonseca, América Sierra, among many others. 

As the first Latin music-focused division to be created by a performing rights society originally founded in 1930, SESAC is also recognized as a leader in technology, which allows it to process royalty payments more quickly and accurately. SESAC is the only society offering its affiliates monthly radio performance royalty payments.