Before ‘Despacito’: 25 Latino Artists Who Stormed the Grammys 

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You’ve probably heard that “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee could win big at the Grammy Awards next month.  And while a win for the entirely-en-Espanol song would certainly be historic, Latinos have been walking the Grammy red carpet for years.  Here are 25 artists who stormed the Grammys before ‘Despacito.’

1. Shakira

Source: Shakira gushes over her Grammy win.  Digital Image.  Latin Grammy Awards.  Undated.  

The Colombian pop sensation was an international superstar before finally hitting the US (and the rest of the English-speaking world) in 2002.  Since then, she’s won two grammies, for Best Latin Pop Album and Best Latin Rock/Alternative Album and she has racked up four additional nominations.  Estoy aquí?  Damn right!

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