Daddy Yankee acquired the Icon Award on the 2018 Latin American Music Awards Thursday night time (Oct. 25), and used the large event to share some knowledge.
The particular award was given to Yankee this 12 months due to his unbelievable standing inside the Latin neighborhood, the admiration of his viewers, and for the best way he evokes different artists.
After leaping on stage to obtain his trophy, Yankee delivered an inspirational speech for everybody and anybody.
“I’m a human being identical to all of you,” he stated after thanking Jesus and Puerto Rico for his win. “I labored with self-discipline, perseverance, and willpower in a style that had all the pieces towards it.” “How did I get to this stage?” he continued. “Respecting my followers, my household, loving my nation, and loving the opposite international locations which have opened their doorways to me.”
“It’s been three a long time of sacrifice. I’ve by no means failed you, which suggests I’ll by no means fail you. As a dreamer within the hood, I all the time needed to be an icon,” he finalized his heartfelt speech.