Pepe Aguilar

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Pepe Aguilar
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Pepe Aguilar in concert at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California, on April 20, 2006.
Born
José Antonio Aguilar Jiménez

(1968-08-07) August 7, 1968 (age 53)
San Antonio, Texas, U.S.
Spouse(s)Carmen Trevino
(m. 1991; div. 199?)
Aneliz Alvarez-Alcala
(m. 1997)
Children4, including Leonardo and Ángela
Parent(s)Antonio Aguilar
Flor Silvestre
FamilyAntonio Aguilar, hijo (brother)
Guadalupe Pineda (cousin)
Musical career
GenresRegional Mexican, Latin pop, Latin rock, Latin ballad
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, actor
Years active1981–present
Websitepepeaguilar.com

José Antonio Aguilar Jiménez (born August 7, 1968), better known as Pepe Aguilar, is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and actor.[1][2]

Aguilar is the son of Mexican singer-actors Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre.[3]

Aguilar has sold over 12 million albums worldwide. His work has won him four Grammy Awards, five Latin Grammy Awards, nineteen Lo Nuestro Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.[4][5][6]

References[change | change source]

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  2. Ragland, Cathy (May 2, 2009). Música norteña: Mexican migrants creating a nation between nations. Temple University Press. pp. 210–. ISBN 978-1-59213-747-3. Retrieved June 17, 2011.
  3. Oyola, Michelle (March 31, 2017). "¿Cuántos hijos tiene el cantante Pepe Aguilar?". Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  4. "Pepe Aguilar". Grammy. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  5. Kroll, Justin (July 30, 2013). "Pepe Aguilar Signs with WME". Variety. Archived from the original on August 30, 2017. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  6. Zárate, Leticia. "Pepe Aguilar repite su historia de venta en taquilla en la Feria de León". monitorLatino. Retrieved December 11, 2017.