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Special Look: Anitta, Nick Jonas, Camila Cabello, More Perform At Person of the Year

Big-name performers took the stage as part of the Alejandro Sanz tribute.

Nick Jonas and Anitta - Getty, Courtesy of The Latin Recording Academy®

The Latin Recording Academy — and some very notable music names — spent the eve of the Latin GRAMMY Awards celebrating Alejandro Sanz.

Sanz was the focus of the 2017 Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year ceremony.

Held at Mandalay Bay Wednesday night, the ceremony featured numerous high-profile performances, as well as collaborations between names like Anitta & Nick Jonas & Camila Cabello and Juanes.

Following the event, the Latin Recording Academy shared a myriad of photos with the media.

A selection of those photos is featured below.

Thursday night’s 2017 Latin GRAMMY Awards show will at 8PM ET on Univision.

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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas (L) and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas (L) and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas (L) and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Anitta performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: (L-R) Honoree Alejandro Sanz greets Juanes and Camila Cabello onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Luis Fonsi performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Luis Fonsi performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Anitta performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Anitta performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Honoree Alejandro Sanz (L) greets Camila Cabello onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Anitta performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes (L) and Camila Cabello perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Camila Cabello performs onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas (L) and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas (L) and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: (L-R) Nick Jonas, Residente and Anitta perform onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Nick Jonas and honoree Alejandro Sanz onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)
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LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 15: Juanes, honoree Alejandro Sanz and Camila Cabello onstage during the 2017 Person of the Year Gala honoring Alejandro Sanz at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on November 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for LARAS)

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