MIAMI (KABC) -- Spanish pop sensation Enrique Iglesias earned major honors at Univision Network's 2015 "Premios Juventud" (Youth Awards) after fans declared him the best among Hispanic entertainers in six categories on Thursday's live broadcast from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami.
Up-and-comer Luis Coronel, whose meteoric rise has made him a superstar in Mexican regional music, also walked away as one of his generation's favorites for the evening. Coronel won the "Just Play It All" award for "Quiero Ser Tu Dueno." On top of that, he claimed victory as "Red Hot Artist" and "My Regional Mexican Artist," as well as recognition in the pop culture "Follow Me" category for his level of social media engagement with fans.
The 12th annual edition of the show, hosted by Ninel Conde, William Levy, Alejandra Espinoza and El Dasa, also featured performances from chart-topping artists such as Ricky Martin, Pit Bull, J Balvin and more.
The network also recognized Mario Kreutzberger's professional achievements with PJ's Idol for Generations Award. A special montage allowed the audience to reminisce with Kreutzberger, the beloved Don Francisco, whose variety show, "Sabado Gigante" (Giant Saturday), has long been a staple in countless Hispanic homes. After 53 years on the air, the veteran broadcaster, record-breaking hostwill bring the iconic show to a close in September.
COMPLETE LIST OF WINNERS
Que Actorazo! (Best Actor): William Levy
Actriz que se Roba la Pantalla (She Steals the Show): Jennifer Lopez
Pelicula Mas Padre (Favorite Flick): "The Boy Next Door"
Mi Protagonista Favorito (My Favorite Lead Actor): Jorge Salinas ("Mi Corazon Es Tuyo")
Mi Protagonista Favorita (My Favorite Lead Actress): Silvia Navarro ("Mi Corazon Es Tuyo")
Mejor Tema Novelero (Best Novela Theme Song): "Aunque Estes con El" -Calibre 50
La Combinacion Perfecta (The Perfect Combo): "Bailando" - Enrique Iglesias ft.Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno
Lo Toco Todo (Just Play It All): "Quiero Ser Tu Dueno" - Luis Coronel
Voz del Momento (Red Hot Artist): Luis Coronel
La Mas Pegajosa (Catchiest Tune): "Bailando" - Enrique Iglesias ft. Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno
Mi Video Favorito (My Favorite Video): "Bailando" - Enrique Iglesias ft. Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno
Mi Letra Favorita (My Favorite Lyrics): "Contigo" - Calibre 50
El Super Tour (The Super Tour): "Sex and Love Tour" - Enrique Iglesias ft. Pitbull and J Balvin
Cancion Corta-Venas (Heart-Wrenching Song): "Perdon" - Camila
Mi Ringtone (My Ringtone): "Bailando" - Enrique Iglesias ft. Gente de Zona and Descemer Bueno
Favorite Hit: "Shower" - Becky G
Favorite Hitmaker: Beyonce
Revelacion Juvenil (Best New Artist): Remmy Valenzuela
Mi Artista Pop/Rock (My Pop/Rock Artist): Enrique Iglesias
Mi Artista Regional Mexicano (My Regional Mexican Artist): Luis Coronel
Mi Artista Tropical (My Tropical Artist): Prince Royce
Mi Artista Urbano (My Urban Artist): Pitbull
POP CULTURE CATEGORIES
Siganme los Buenos (Follow Me): Luis Coronel
Mi DJ Favorito (My Favorite DJ): El Bueno, La Mala y El Feo
IMAGE AND FASHION CATEGORY
El de Mejor Estilo (That Man Has Style): Maluma
Quiero Vestir como Ella (I Wanna Dress like Her): Fifth Harmony
Deportista de Alto Voltaje (Most Electrifying Athlete): Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez
La Nueva Promesa (Promising New Player): Jesus "El Tecatito" Corona