The Latin Music Billboard Awards 2021, an event that recognizes the best of artists who sing in Spanish, took place this Thursday, September 23. Before starting the show, the four famous people in charge of presenting the ceremony appeared on stage: William Levy, Gaby Espino, Pedro Fernández and Maite Perroni. The latter made a mistake in her appearance on stage.
In this ceremony, Francisca Viveros Barradas, better known as Paquita la del Barrio, an iconic Mexican singer, will receive a tribute to her career. The 74-year-old interpreter was supposed to be mentioned by Maite Perroni, but the actress misspelled her name and called her “Paquita la del Radio.”
Paquita la del Barrio discovered her talent at a very young age and, as early as the 1970s, she was highly recognized in her country. He appeared in movies and soap operas, in addition to having his life adapted into a television series. In short, an icon of the music of the North American country.
As reported Los Angeles Times, Paquita la del Barrio was in somewhat poor health before participating in the event. “I arrived last night (Tuesday), I’m waiting for tomorrow (today) to be ready. I had a lot of coughs and flu, I have resented it. I feel a little weak, let’s see what comes out“, said.
For her part, Maite Perroni achieved fame thanks to her work on the television series “Rebelde”, based on the Argentine fiction “Rebelde Way”. In 2020, he participated in Claro Video’s television series “Heirs by accident”; as well as Netflix’s “Dark Wish”.
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