Daddy Yankee, Panda And Mana Triumph At 2006 Mtv Latin America Music Awards
Reggaeton star DADDY YANKEE scooped the top prize at the MTV Latin American Music Awards in Mexico City last night (19OCT06), while rockers MANA and newcomers PANDA were also big winners. Rock group MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE won Best International Rock Artist, while Brit pop stars ROBBIE WILLIAMS and JAMES BLUNT took home the Best International Pop Artist and Best International New Artist respectively. Other winners included Colombian diva SHAKIRA, who was awarded Song of the Year for her duet with WYCLEF JEAN, HIPS DON'T LIE, and accordion player JULIETA VENEGAS, who only won one award - Best Solo Artist - of her six nominations. The full list of winners is as follows: Best Solo Artist: JULIETA VENEGAS Best Group or Duet: PANDA Best Pop Artist: KUDAI Best Rock Artist: MANA Best Alternative Artist: PANDA Best Pop Artist - International: ROBBIE WILLIAMS Best Rock Artist - International: MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE Best New Artist - International: JAMES BLUNT Best New Artist - North: ALLISON Best Artist - Central: JUANES Best New Artist - Central: FONSECA Best Artist - South: GUSTAVO CERATI Best New Artist - South: AXEL Best Independent Artist: Breakthrough Artist: PANDA Promising Artist: CALLE 13 MTV Tr3s Viewer's Choice Award: DON OMAR Song of the Year: SHAKIRA FEATURING WYCLEF JEAN - HIPS DON'T LIE Video of the Year: MANA - LABIOS COMPARTIDOS Artist of the Year: DADDY YANKEE MTV Legend Award: MANA.