Los Angeles, CA – November 7, 2011 – Aureo Baqueiro [au-reo] [ba-kei-ro] has been nominated for two Latin GRAMMYs at the 12th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards taking place at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas this Thursday November 10th.
Baqueiro has been nominated for Producer of the Year and Album of the Year (Alex, Jorge y Lena - Alex, Jorge y Lena). Among the nine previous nominations his work has had, Baqueiro has won the 2002 Best Album Pop Duo or Group for the production of Sin Bandera; 2004 Best Album Pop Duo or Group, again for Sin Bandera and 2006 Best Rock album Duo or Group for the production of Natalia y la Forquetina. He also took home Ritmo Son‘s Award for Song of the Year, “Estés en donde estés”, performed by
Ha-Ash, in 2004 and three OYE Awards for Album of the Year: “Sin Bandera” in 2004 for Sin Bandera, in 2005 for “A corazón abierto” ("with an Open Heart ") by Alejandro Fernandez, and in 2006 for "México-Madrid, directo y sin escalas" ("Mexico-Madrid, Nonstop") also from Alejandro Fernandez.
Known for his work with Thalia, Paulina Rubio, Ha-Ash, Alejandro Fernandez, Motel, Natalia Lafourcade and Aleks Syntek among many others, Baqueiro has gained further global recognition for his production, songwriting and composing work as musical director of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies for the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara. Current, he is working on a new solo album by Leonel Garcia, (ex-Sin Bandera).
“It is an honor to be nominated alongside such extraordinary talent in both categories. We are in a dynamic time when the Latin/Hispanic influence and diversity is moving into the global spotlight and the world is listening. We are creating a cultural bridge and I am both excited and committed to continuing this journey, sharing the gifts of our most talented vocal and musical artists. From films and television to live events and social networks, platforms exist everywhere, and so will we!”
Producer of the Year & Album of the Year Nominee, 2011 Latin Grammy Awards
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