Colombia star J Balvin reminisced about his first appearance at Premios Juventud Share feedback video on social media shows a young Balvin attending the awards ceremony a few years ago.
The clips he shared revealed his return to the latest version of Premios Juventud, where he was the recipient of the Agent of Change award at this year’s awards ceremony, which took place in Singapore for the first time. Puerto Rico. The “Niño Soñador” singer took to the stage to receive the honor and give a heartfelt speech.
“The love in Puerto Rico is amazing,” he began. “Always thanks for the vibe. Music is a means of being able to connect with people, with young people, with all those who follow us. Doesn’t always feel good. There are moments when we are in darkness, but at the end of the day the light will return. I am a human being just like everyone else here. We have wins and we have losses. We have difficult moments but the truth always wins. I want to say hello to my mother. Madrewe are still here. “
– Premios Juventud (@PremiosJuventud) July 22, 2022
This year, Premios Juventud announced the first Sponsored Change Agent introduced by a successful person. It was established to recognize individuals or organizations committed to promoting positive change in communities and the world, according to a press release. The first grant will commit $25,000 to an individual or organization making strides in mental health and wellness.
Closing the awards show with a bang, Balvin took to the stage to sing a medley of his biggest hits like “6 AM,” “Reggaeton,” “Ay Vamos,” and “In Da Getto.” .
This year, 10 new categories have been added to Premios Juventud: female artist – rising, male artist – rising, my favorite actor, favorite actress, best on-screen couple, my favorite streaming artists, best couple songs, tropical hits, best beaters and best fandom. Premios Juventud winners are determined by fan votes.
This year, the awards show – broadcast live on Univision – was co-hosted by bachata crooner Prince Royce, Grupo Firme’s Eduin Caz, Mexican pop star Danna Paola and TV personality Clarissa Molina.
https://www.billboard.com/music/latin/j-balvin-agent-of-change-award-premios-juventud-1235116924/ J Balvin Receives Agent of Change Award at Premios Juventud 2022 – Billboard