At this point, “Despacito” has run the gamut of awards (although the Billboard Latin Music Awards are still coming up on April 26). But for Luis Fonsi, getting the BMI President’s Award at the BMI Latin Music Awards on Tuesday was a particularly sweet moment both as an artist and a songwriter.
onsi, who received his award from BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill, made a point of thanking the many people in attendance who in one way or another influenced the success of the song, from his label, UMLE (and chairman/CEO Jesus Lopez) to publisher Sony ATV Latin and president Jorge Mejia.
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