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11 Nov 2011
Warner/Chappell Music Celebrates Success at 12th Annual Latin Grammys
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Calle 13 Break Records With Most Career Grammy Awards and Most Grammy Awards Won in a Single Night

NEW YORK, November 11, 2011 – Warner/Chappell Music songwriters and producers swept the top three categories—Best Song, Record and Album of the Year—and took home five of the seven top songwriting awards, at the 12th annual Latin Grammys on November 10, 2011. These five awards include Song of the Year, Best Alternative Song, Best Urban Song, Best Tropical Song and Best Brazilian Song.

Warner/Chappell superstar songwriters Calle 13 were awarded nine Latin Grammys including Best Record and Best Song for their song “Latinoamerica;” Album of the Year and Best Urban Music Album for Entren Los Que Quieran; Best Alternative Song for “Calma Pueblo;” Best Urban Song for “Baile de los Pobres;” and Best Tropical Song for “Vamo a’ Portamos Mal;” bringing their career total to 19 Latin Grammy awards, the most ever received by an artist.

Warner/Chappell songwriters Fher Olvera and Alex Gonzalez TrujilloofManá, and Franco de Vita, received the awards for Best Rock Album and Best Male Pop Vocal Album, respectively. Additionally, Warner/Chappell songwriter Nando Reis was awarded Best Brazilian Song for Skank’s “De Repente,” and Warner Music Latina recording artist and Warner/Chappell songwriter Sie7e was awarded Best New Artist.

Warner/Chappell also has an interest in the following albums that were honored at the Latin Grammys:

Best Album by a Duo or Group
Alex, Jorge y Lena
Alex, Jorge y Lena

Best Singer Songwriter Album
Sesiones Intimas
Amaury Gutierrez

Best Urban Music Album
Entren Los Que Quieran
Calle 13

Best Ranchero Album
El Hombre Que Mas Te Amo
Vicente Fernandez

About Warner/Chappell Music

Warner/Chappell Music is WMG's award-winning global music publishing company. The Warner/Chappell Music catalog includes standards such as "Happy Birthday To You," "Rhapsody in Blue," "Winter Wonderland," the songs of Cole Porter and George and Ira Gershwin, as well as the music of Eric Clapton, Green Day, Katy Perry, Led Zeppelin, Lil Wayne, Madonna, Nickelback, Paramore, Red Hot Chili Peppers, T.I. Timbaland, and others. Warner/Chappell Music is a leader in creating innovative strategies for marketing and promoting its songwriters and their music. The company's extensive catalog makes it a natural first stop for A&R executives and record producers, feature film and television production companies, and others looking to record or license some of the world's greatest music.

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Source: Warner/Chappell Music