Vicente Fernández

  • Born

    Vicente Fernández was born in Huentitan el Alto, Mexico.
  • Won Contest

    Won Contest
    He won an amateur singing contest sponsored by a Guadalajara television station at the age 14.
  • Wedding

    Vicente married Maria del Refugio 'Cuca' Abarca Villasenor.
  • First Record

    First Record
    He released his first recording called 'Perdoname' with Sony Discos.
  • His Big Break

    His Big Break
    Vicente Fernandez recorded 'Volver, Volver', which became a huge hit and lead him to fame.
  • "El Rey" of the ranchera

    "El Rey" of the ranchera
    After releasing 'Volver, Volver", Vicente received the throne and name of "El Rey" of the ranchera.
  • Sold Albums

    Sold Albums
    Vicente Fernandez sold over 40 million albums across the worls in 1977.
  • Prices

    He was awarded with diferent prizes, including Billboard, Diosas de Plata, Los Heraldos and he was also nominated for five Grammys.
  • Hollywood Star

    Hollywood Star
    In this year Hollywood honored him with one of their faumous prices, a Hollywood star.
  • Best Ranchero Album

    Best Ranchero Album
    Fernandez won a recognition for the best ranchero album in 2002.
  • More Prices

    More Prices
    In 2002, Vicente received the "Latin Greatest Hits Album of the Year" and the "Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year".