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Vicente Fernández

Vicente Fernández Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1940
Place of Birth Guadalajara, Mexico
Age 81 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
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Vicente Fernández

Vicente "Chente" Fernández Gómez is a retired Mexican singer, actor and film producer. With the nicknames "El Charro de Huentitán", "El Ídolo de México" and "El Rey de la Música Ranchera", Fernández began her career as a troubadour artist, and has since become a cultural icon. , recorded more than 50 albums and contributed to more than 30 movies. His repertoire includes plays and other Mexican classics. He's directly accompanied by a mariachi band, but technically he's not a mariachi musician, as he only sings live. Vicente rose to fame after the death of Javier Solís. Fernández's work has earned him three Grammy Awards, eight Latin Grammy Awards, fourteen Lo Nuestro Awards, and a Hollywood Walk of Fame star. He has sold over 50 million copies worldwide, making him one of the best-selling regional Mexican artists of all time. In 2016, Fernández stopped performing live, although he continued to record and publish music.

Born Vicente Fernández Gómez, February 17, 1940, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Other names El Charro de Huentitán, El Ídolo de México, El Rey de la Música Ranchera
Occupation Singer-songwriter, actor, film producer
Years active 1965–2016, only retired from performing
Net worth $25 million
Children 4, including Alejandro Fernández
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About Vicente Fernández

Singer, actor, and movie producer whose career has spanned more than fifty years and resulted in seven Latin Grammy Awards.

Vicente Fernández before fame

He first picked up a guitar when he was eight years old. He released his first album, entitled La Voz Que Usted Esperaba, in 1967.

Achievement of Vicente Fernández

He released Los 2 Vicentes, a duet album with his son Vincente Fernandez Jr., in 2012.

Vicente Fernández family life

He married María del Refugio Abarca Villaseñor in 1963. He has four children named Alejandra, Alejandro, Gerardo, and Vicente.

Associations of Vicente Fernández

He is the father of successful Latin artist Alejandro Fernandez.

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Latest information about Vicente Fernández updated on June 14 2021.

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