Alejandro Fernández

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Alejandro Fernandez
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Background information
Birth nameAlejandro Fernández Abarca
Born (1971-04-24) April 24, 1971 (age 48)
OriginGuadalajara, Jalisco
GenresBolero, latin pop, mexican pop, mariachi, ranchera
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1991–present
LabelsSony Music Latin (1992–2008)
Universal Music Latino (2009–present)
Websitehttp://www.alejandrofernandez.com/

Alejandro Fernández (pronounced [aleˈxandro ferˈnandes]) (born April 24, 1971) is a Mexican singer. He was nicknamed "El Potrillo" (The Colt) by the media and fans.[1] He has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.[2] Alejandro is the son of ranchera singer Vicente Fernández.[3] Alejandro sings Mexican folk music. These include mariachi and ranchera music.

Alejandro Fernández has performed with artists such as Plácido Domingo, Marc Anthony, José Carreras, Chayanne, Amaia Montero, Joan Sebastian, Gloria Estefan, Malú, Julio Iglesias, Patricia Kaas, Miguel Bosé, Mario Frangoulis, Ednita Nazario, Yuri, Franco De Vita, Diego El Cigala, Nelly Furtado and Beyoncé Knowles.

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  1. http://www.grammy.com/Latin/Winners_Search/Results.aspx
  2. "Alejandro Fernandez – Dos Mundos". Alejandrofernandez.com. Retrieved 2011-02-20.
  3. https://www.allmusic.com/artist/p38753

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