The Latin Grammys is a way for the Latino music community to unite and honor the achievements of our people. After the devastation seen in Puerto Rico and Mexico, and in the midst of the current political climate, we were no doubt looking to the awards show to see how artists would respond and how. Our gente did not let us down. Check out some of the most moving, uniting, and hopeful moments witnessed at the 2017 Latin Grammys.
Juanes, Logic, and Alessia Cara Bringing Attention to Suicide and Suicide Prevention
Juanes, Logic, and Alessia Cara joined forces to perform the Spanish remix to “1-800-273-8255,” a song that speaks on suicide, and promotes reaching out for help if you need it (the song’s title is actually the National Suicide Prevention Hotline). During the segment, people held signs behind the musicians, with the hotline number for Spanish speakers, and signs that also read “No Estas Solo” (“You Are Not Alone”), and “Habla y Busca Ayuda” (“Talk and Seek Help”).