Camarón de la Isla

  • Birth of Camarón.

    Birth of Camarón.
    Camarón was born in San Fernando (Cadis).
  • The true name.

    The true name.
    The true name was José Monge Cruz.
  • His debut.

    His debut.
    Camarón was a singer of flamenco and he sang first when he was 5 years old.
  • Wedding.

    Camarón married Dolores Montoya ''la Chispa''.
  • Children

    Camarón and Dolores had four children: -Luis Monge, Gema Monge, Rocío Monge and José Monge.
  • Record more sold.

    Record more sold.
    Camarón records ''soy gitano'' the record more sold the history of flamenco.
  • Addiction

    Shrimp has a strong addiction to snuff, drugs and alchol.
  • Potro de Rabia y Miel

    Potro de Rabia y Miel
    This album was recorded with Paco de Lucia and Tomatito, but was interrupted by the shrimp of Camarón
  • Trip

    travels to America to find a cure, but died of cancer glown
  • Death

    Camarón died Badalona and was buried in his home town surrounded by a gypsy flag.
  • Film.

    Jaime Chávarri made a movie about the life of Camarón