Rosalía is usually grateful for her whirlwind year.
Last year, the 25-year-old Spanish singer was nominated for Best brand new Artist at the Latin GRAMMYs. One year later, she is usually the most nominated female at the awards ceremony, with all 5 nods for her hit “Malamente.”
“I feel very excited. I feel so grateful because I am doing the music that will I feel comfortable doing,” Rosalía told ET’s Denny Directo at the Bardot Brasserie at Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Wednesday ahead of the Latin GRAMMYs. “I know my music has risk. So if This specific connects with people, which I think is usually happening, I feel very grateful. I can’t imagine anything better.”
This specific’s no doubt that will This specific year has been a great year for female singers, among them Rosalía. While talking to ET she also reflected on how a slew of Latina artists are having a “moment.”
“As a songwriter, as a producer, not just as a musician, not just as an artist who goes on stage as well as sings, I feel proud. I feel happy,” she said about being one of many women taking over Latin music. “This specific is usually something to celebrate, not just me, a lot of female artists we are having visibility as well as a moment. I can feel that will there are more girls nominated, This specific year something is usually happening.”
Rosalía has also been very fortunate to have many prominent male artists like J Balvin as well as Juanes helping her throughout her career.
“They are very generous with me. They are [sharing] their knowledge with me, as well as I feel grateful for that will as well as they inspire me,” she expressed. “Sometimes men, they want something as well as they go for This specific as well as they don’t doubt. I feel like they are very confident artists, generating sure that will as a woman inspires me.”
As for what fans can expect coming from her big performance of “Malamente” on Thursday night?
“I am preparing something filled which has a lot of girl power,” she teased, adding that will she will have a lot of female dancers with her onstage. “This specific will be something powerful as well as shining.”
The 2018 Latin GRAMMY Awards air Thursday, Nov. 15 at 8 p.m. ET on Univision.