Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Hispanic Singers, Musicians Honored.(Metro & New Mexico)

Byline: Anthony DellaFlora Journal Staff Writer

Jerome Grant y Los Amigos Unidos and Steve Chavez each took four awards at Saturday night's New Mexico Hispano Entertainers Association awards show.

The show was held at the Albuquerque Convention Center before an audience of more than 1,000.

Los Amigos Unidos was chosen band of the year. The group was also honored for conjunto song of the year ("Chaparrita de Oro"); traditional ranchera ("Chaparrita de Oro"); and progressive ranchera ("Directo Al Corazon").

Chavez was honored along with partner Andy Chavez as vocal duo of the year for "Si Yo La Vuelvo a Ver"; gospel song ("Quiero Ser Como Tu"); and engineer of the year for "Pensando En Ti. …

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