Afro-Andean Funk Receives Latin Grammy Nomination…
A big congratulations to Matt Geraghty and Afro-Andean Funk on their Latin Grammy Nomination!
Peruvian singer/producer Araceli Poma and bassist, composer, producer Matt Geraghty released their debut album on May 31, 2022. Titled THE SACRED LEAF (on Just Play Global), and featuring their band, Afro-Andean Funk, Poma and Geraghty just received the exciting news that the new album has been nominated for a Latin Grammy® for Best Alternative Music Album! They are sharing the same category with some of the biggest names in Latin Music, including Bomba Estéreo and Rosalía.
The Latin Recording Academy® will present the 23rd Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards® show in Las Vegas at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022. The three-hour telecast, which is produced by TelevisaUnivision, the leading Spanish language media and content company in the world, will air live on Univision beginning at 8 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central), preceded by a one-hour pre-show starting at 7 p.m. ET/PT.
Poma and Geraghty were also nominated for a Latin Grammy® in 2020 in the Best Long Form Music Video category for the documentary “The Warrior Women of Afro Caribbean Music” which unites a group of women artists from Peru posing a challenge to racism, sexism and marginalization in Peruvian Society.
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