The international art scene has sunk into mourning with the loss of Vicente Fernánde.
The famous Mexican singer and actor passed away on Sunday (12/12), spreading grief to his family, associates and fans.
He was 81 years old and the unpleasant news became known through his personal Instagram profile.
He had several health issues that had plagued him since the summer, when he fell into his house and hit his spine.
“Rest in peace, Mr Vicente Fernández. We are in an awkward position to inform you of his death on Sunday, December 12 at 6:15 p.m. It was our honor and our great pride, to share with everyone his huge music career and to give everything for his audience. “Thank you for continuing the applause, thank you for continuing to sing,” the announcement said.
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Who was the deceased?
Vicente Fernández was born on February 17, 1940 in Huentitán El Alto. He is one of the most famous musicians and performers of the ranch. His musical performance is equal to that of Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete.
In his career he recorded more than 50 albums and sold over 40 million records worldwide. Thus he became one of the best-selling Mexican artists of all time.
He has also starred in more than 30 films.
The songs “Volver, Volver”, “Por Tu Maldito Amor”, and “El Rey” wrote their own story.
His work has earned him three Grammy Awards, eight Latin Grammy Awards, 14 Lo Nuestro Awards and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In Latin America and the United States, Fernández was worshiped as a god.