ALEJANDRO FERNÁNDEZ CRIED ONSTAGE
Alejandro Fernández was performing the song “Alejandra” in front of 10,000 people at the age of 5, when he forgot the lyrics and started crying. His father, legendary singer Vicente Fernández, came to the rescue and helped him finish the song.
DEMI LOVATO, PATRIOT
Demi Lovato sings in the shower but not just any random song. Demi’s favorite choice when is the National Anthem. That’s how you start the day!
RAFAEL AMAYA MEMBER OF PALAPA
Watching him in this picture no one would imagine that telenovela heartthrob Rafael Amaya started as a member of 90s group Banda Palapa. “[It was a] Ska band, psychedelic rock…”, Rafael remembers.
GLORIA ESTEFAN AND NOELLE
One day Gloria Estefan brought Noelle, a British Bulldog, to her home. A few days later Noelle got really sick and the vet said there was nothing they could do to save the dog. Gloria didn’t want to give up and with lots of care and love Noelle, survived and had a great and long life. Gotta have faith!
JENCARLOS CANELA, SUS COMIENZOS
Jencarlos Canela started his professional career in the year 2000 as part of the teenage group Boom Boom Pop. After two years he decided to step aside and continue as a solo artist. See Jencarlos in his Boom Boom Pop years here!
MAITE PERRONI, PRECOUCIOUS DRIVER
Maite was only 11 when she took her dad’s car without permission and went for a drive with her brother.
BOBBY PULIDO THE FIRST
In 1999, Bobby Pulido became the first grupero/regional Mexican artist to sell out the Coca-Cola Auditorium in Monterrey, Mexico. Until then, such achievement had exclusively come from big international acts like Aerosmith or top national stars like Luis Miguel.
KAT DAHLIA COULD HAVE BEEN A MARINE BIOLOGIST
During a recent interview with People en Español, singer Kat Dahlia said that if it weren’t for her love of music, she would have been a marine biologist: “There is a whole new world that lives in the ocean.”
WISIN Y YANDEL... BARBERS AND BRAS
Before he was a singer, Yandel worked as a barber. He would not only cut his clients’ hair, but he’d also sing to them.
Our favorite Wisin moment is from a concert in Amsterdam, Holland, when his vision was blocked by a fan’s bra. When he was able to see again he found her in front of him, topless!
MYRKA DELLANOS AND THE AMISH
Her parents are Cuban but Myrka Dellanos was born in Greenville, Pennsylvania, where she spent part of her chilhood with the Amish. “My parents were teachers so an Amish woman took care of me,” Dellanos recalls.