MIAMI (AP) — Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of Tuesday’s earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Latin Recording Academy President Gabriel Abaroa Jr. said in a statement Tuesday that the delay comes “as an outgrowth of the terrible and tragic recent natural disasters.”READ MORE: Gas Leak Shuts Down 2 Blocks In Downtown Fort Worth, 1 Building Evacuated
Nomination announcements had been scheduled for Wednesday. No new date has been chosen.READ MORE: Mavericks Fans Must Bring COVID-19 Vaccine Card Or Proof Of Negative Test To Attend Dallas' Home Opener
Abaroa says the academy’s “thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by these catastrophic events and ones that may come.”
The Latin Grammy Awards ceremony is still scheduled for November 16 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, with a live telecast on Univision.MORE NEWS: Texas Agricultural Commissioner Sid Miller Undergoes Cardiac Catheterization Procedure
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