Grammy-winning artist Kali Uchis has won her first Univision Premios Juventud award for Nueva Generación – Femenina (New Female Artist). Additionally, she performed her hit track “telepatía” alongside a full orchestra at the award ceremony last night—watch here.
Uchis’ “telepatía,” taken from her Spanish language album, Sin Miedo (del Amor y Otros Demonios) ∞, has surpassed 1 billion global streams. The track also remains at #1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart, making her the first female in nearly a decade to top the chart without a featured act. “telepatía” is the longest running Spanish-language song by a solo act on the Billboard Hot 100 this decade and remains on the Top 200 charts on Apple, Spotify, and Shazam. Last month, the song was #1 at Billboard’s Latin Airplay and Latin Pop Airplay charts.
Uchis recently shared the sin miedo // acoustic EP featuring pared back versions of three tracks from her critically acclaimed album, including “fue major,” “vaya con dios” and the previously released acoustic version of “telepatía.”