The Hispanic Heritage Foundation announced that Juanes will receive the Vision award at the 25th Hispanic Heritage Awards; the annual celebration of Hispanic excellence and premier event of Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States.

Hailing from Medellín Colombia, Juan Esteban Aristizábal Vásquez better known as Juanes is a Grammy and multiple Latin Grammy winner, with a record-setting seventeen awards making him the Latin Recording Academy’s most heralded artist.

The chart-topping superstar has sold over 15 million albums and was hailed as Latin Music’s “Star of the Decade” by Billboard.

The Awards ceremony will take place at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C, on September 15, 2011.

We can’t think of too many people that deserve this award…Juanes is certainly one of them! Congrats!!

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