Who is Pepe Aguilar?
José Antonio Aguilar Jiménez was better known by Pepe Aguilar, a well-known singer-songwriter and actor. He is an American-Mexican musician who basically produces songs in mariachi, pop, and ranchera genres. His family is also from a musical background. His parents and siblings are also musicians and actors.
Aguilar’s kids have also chosen the profession of music composer. His popular songs include Por Segunda Vez, El Gato, Fuiste Tu, El Cascabel, Por Mujeres Como Tu, Perdoname, Mi Credo, Miedo, Prometiste, Por Amarte etc.
|Birth Name||José Antonio Aguilar Jiménez|
|Birth Date||August 7, 1968 (Age 62)|
|Birth Place||San Antonio, Texas, USA|
|Other Names||Pepe Aguilar|
|Parent(s)||Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre|
|Sibling(s)||Antonio Aguilar Hijo, Guadalupe Pineda|
|Profession||Singer, Song Writer|
|Genre||Mariachi, Pop, Ranchera, Ballad|
|Active Years||1981- Present|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches|
Aneliz Alvarez- Alcala
|Children||Leonardo Aguilar, Angela Aguilar|
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|Net worth||$10 million|
Why is Pepe Aguilar famous?
- Pepe Aguilar is a popular singer and songwriter who has made his debut at the early age of three on stage with his father, Antonio Aguilar. While growing up, he was pretty interested in rock music and joined Equus music band in his teenage, but unfortunately, the band did not continue for a long time. Pepe was highly inspired by two English rock bands Pink Floyd and The Who. But he ended up being a Mexican regional singer. He is famous for mingling regional music with modern ones. Pepe released his first solo album in 1989, Pepe Aguilar Con Tambora then. In 1992, he released Recuérdame Bonito, which falls under Mariachi or Mexican regional music genre. In 1999, he released one of his most popular albums Por Mujeres Como Tú, which gave him the most significant breakthrough.
- In the same year, he released another hit album Por El Amor De Siempre. He formed his own record label Equinoccio Records and produced Y Tenerte Otra Vez in 2003. In the same year, he paid tribute to his parents with the album Con Orgullo Por Herencia. In 2004, Pepe produced a CD with No Soy De Nadie that included songs by great musicians like Juan Gabriel, Luís Demetrio, Jesús Monarrez. He released albums like Historias De Mi Tierra in the following year, including Dos Amigos and El Federal De Caminos songs. In 2006, Pepe released the second part of his earlier album Por El Amor De Siempre and named it Enamorado.
How does Pepe Aguilar look?
- Pepe Aguilar is a 62 years old American- Mexican singer who is popular for his remarkable music production. He is 6.5 feet tall and weighs 87 kg. He was born on August 7, 1968, in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He belongs to a musical family, and his parents are great singers, Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre. His brother Antonio Aguilar Hijo is also a singer. His eyes and hair colour are black, and he has multiple tattoos on his body. He was born in the USA, so he has American nationality. He has a huge fan following.
Is Pepe Aguilar single?
- Pepe Aguilar is married to Aneliz Alvarez- Alcala. He married Carmen Trevino in 1991, but the couple separated. He has four kids, among whom Leonardo Aguilar and Angela Aguilar are also musicians.
Did Pepe Aguilar win any award in his career?
- Pepe has won four Grammy Awards and five Latin Grammy Awards for his excellence in the music industry. Among them, he secured the award twice for the category of Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album. And he has won all the Latin Grammy Awards for the best Ranchero album.
Is Pepe Aguilar rich?
- Pepe Aguilar is a prosperous musician. His net worth is $10 million.
- Pepe Aguilar’s real name is José Antonio Aguilar Jiménez .
- He has won four Grammy Awards.
- He has won five Latin Grammy Awards.
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