He was 85. But his manager, Laura Blum, said he died at a Mexico City hospital of complications from a kidney problem. Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. Legendary Mexican singer Armando Manzanero dies aged 85 after being hospitalized with COVID-19. List of recently dead singers and musicians who died yesterday. The Latin Recording Academy, which awards the Latin Grammys, expressed its sympathy. 28 December, 2020 19:19 Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. “His passing is a great loss for the world of music. Manzanero has been hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. 1. Manzanero, who was 85, died at a hospital in Mexico City, Mexico's Society for Authors and Composers confirmed to CNN. © Copyright 2021 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Mexican composer and singer Armando Manzanero died Monday morning after battling Covid-19 for weeks. December 28, 2020 2:12 pm Associated Press National news from the Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. The Mexican singer-songwriter Armando Manzanero, known as the king of romanticism, has died this Monday from Covid-19 after spending several days intubated in a hospital, he has confirmed Manzanero was a crooner best known for songs … No puedo creerlo. After working professionally as an accompanist when he was 16 years old, he landed a job for CBS Records in Mexico, which led him to singer Lucho Gatica, who recorded his song “Voy A Apagar La Luz,” turned it into a smash hit, and took on Manzanero as his accompanist. George Gerdes, 72, American singer, songwriter and actor (Amistad, Bats, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), brain aneurysm. December 28, 2020 12:12 pm Associated Press AP - National News MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. Mexican composer and singer Armando Manzanero died Monday morning after battling Covid-19 for weeks. The famed Mexican-Mayan artist lost his battle against COVID-19 and as news of his death began to circulate, reactions from stars all around the world have started to pour in. 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Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. "He was also a great composer.". Querido maestro… jamás olvidaré tu cariño y nuestra última actuación juntos. Mexican film and TV star Xavier Ortiz died on September 7, 2020, at age 48. Acc… The prolific Yucatecan singer-songwriter wrote more than 400 songs throughout his six-decade career, and many were performed by singers such as Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Andrea Bocelli and Luis Miguel. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador expressed his condolences. Manzanero died like so many in 2020 – fighting the dangerous Coronavirus. Regional Mexican singer-songwriter Jerry Demara died Monday (Nov. 30) at 42 years old after being hospitalized over the weekend. December 28, 2020 1:12 pm Associated Press National News from the Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died … Ace Mexican singer and composer, Armando Manzanero has passed away at the age of 85, after battling with COVID-19 for weeks. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died Monday morning in Mexico City, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has announced. López Obrador praised the Yucatan native as “a great composer, and the country’s best.” “Besides that, he was a man with sensitivity, on social questions as well,” the president noted in his daily press conference. Oslin, a country music singer and songwriter who came to fame with her anthem "80's Ladies," has died, according to a statement from the Country Music Association. share this page on facebook. Demara died of complications stemming from COVID-19. MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Find musicians . Mexico bid a sad and nostalgic farewell Monday to the legendary composer and performer Armando Manzanero, who died at 85 of renal failure after losing a battle with Covid-19. Manzanero has been hospitalized with COVID-19 in the past few weeks and was on a ventilator once. The 85 years old ballad singer was diagnosed with coronavirus on … Born in 1935, Manzanero began formal music studies at the local conservatory when he was eight. He died of Covid-19. MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. The singer was honored with Billboard’s Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2020 Billboard Latin Music Awards, where he performed some of his songs alongside Luis Fonsi, Joy, Pablo Alborán, Jesús Navarro and Joy Huerta. Manzanero will be cremated in Mexico City and his remains will be taken to his hometown of Merida, in Yucatan state. FILE – In this Aug. 26, 2008 file photo, Mexico’s singer and composer Armando Manzanero speaks during a press conference promoting his album “Manzanero Big Band Jazz of Mexico” in Mexico City. He was 85. Ry Cooder Plucks Up (Another) Historic Home in Altadena, Hear Morgan Wallen, Chris Stapleton’s Country-Soul Collab ‘Only Thing That’s Gone’, The US Won’t Tax French Luxury Goods by 25% After All, Nationals Park Earns Bond Rating Upgrade as D.C. Fiscal Health Endures, The Fluffy, The Fuzzy and The Freaky: 9 Great Fur and Fleece Bucket Hats to Try. Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. 11:46 AM on Dec 28, 2020 CST Email Icon MEXICO CITY — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican … Bernard Guignedoux, 73, French football player (Paris Saint-Germain, Monaco) and manager (Valenciennes). Charismatic singer and TV personality Gerry Marsden of Gerry and the Pacemakers has died. Mexican singer, composer Armando Manzanero dies at 85 . But his manager, Laura Blum, said he died at a Mexico City hospital of complications from a … He was 83. Manzanero was a prolific composer, with more than 600 songs to his name, according to the society. Mexican Singer, Composer Armando Manzanero Dies at 85 Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. Mexican singer and composer Armando Manzanero dies aged 85 World News Published: Dec 28, 2020 Last Updated: Dec 28, 2020 Manzanero’s manager said he died due to … … Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Armando Manzanero, the legendary Mexican singer and composer, died Monday. Flor Silvestre, one of Mexico's most popular singers who also starred in scores of films, died today at 90. The … Mexican singer and actress Flor Silvestre has died at 90 in her ranch "El Soyate" located in Zacatecas, Mexico, Billboard has confirmed. Singer-songwriter Óscar Chávez, one of the leading voices of Mexico’s protest music movement, died of coronavirus on Thursday at age 85. 11:46 AM on Dec 28, 2020 CST Email Icon MEXICO CITY — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican … Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. December 28, 2020 1:12 pm Associated Press National news from the Associated Press. Manzanero also won a Latin Grammy and received the lifetime achievement award from the Recording Academy and the Latin Recording Academy. Mexican singer and composer Armando Manzanero dies aged 85 World News Published: Dec 28, 2020 Last Updated: Dec 28, 2020 Manzanero’s manager said he died due to complications from a … Manzanero, who was 85, died at a hospital in Mexico City, Mexico… MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. December 28, 2020 12:12 pm Associated Press AP - National News MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. That's why I lament his death," he said during a press conference on Monday. Singer-songwriter Óscar Chávez, one of the leading voices of Mexico’s protest music movement, died of coronavirus on Thursday at age 85. The … Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. According to Mexico’s El Universal, Manzanero tested positive for the coronavirus on December 17 and was intubated five days later. Armando Manzanero, the celebrated Mexican singer-songwriter whose compositions include the standard “It’s Impossible,” died Monday of complications due to Covid-19. He was stable until Sunday night. Manzanero's songs were interpreted by artists from Elvis to Dionne Warwick. A singer, songwriter and producer, Mr. Víctor also worked to bring theater, music and dance lessons to underprivileged communities. Updated 1655 GMT (0055 HKT) December 28, 2020 Manzanero's songs were interpreted by artists from Elvis to Dionne Warwick. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday.Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. ‘The Bachelor’ Finally Has Its First Black Star. 100 Recent Deaths . Mexican singer Armando Manzanero has died, aged 85 (Image: REUTERS) Get a daily dose of showbiz gossip straight to your inbox with our free email newsletter Sign up Who died today in 2021? By Fidel Gutierrez, Claudia Dominguez and Jack Guy, CNN, Updated 1655 GMT (0055 HKT) December 28, 2020. MENU. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Pages in category "Mexican female singers" The following 200 pages are in this category, out of approximately 221 total. Variety and the Flying V logos are trademarks of Variety Media, LLC. Her son is singer and actor Pepe Aguilar. MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Mexican film and TV star Xavier Ortiz died on September 7, 2020, at age 48. (previous page) () Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. Manzanero's manager said he died due to complications from a kidney problem. By Adebiyi Ashimedua On Dec 29, 2020. He was 83. Manzanero had been hospitalized for weeks after testing positive for COVID-19 and at one point was placed on a ventilator. By … MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican ballad singer and songwriter Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on Monday. Manzanero was 85. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died Monday morning in Mexico City, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has announced. May 1, 2020, 12:52 PM UTC By Associated Press MEXICO CITY — One of Mexico’s best-known protest singers, Oscar Chávez, died Thursday at age 85 after being infected with the coronavirus. Seven Latin Grammys, one Grammy and over 50 million records sold, he has become a cultural icon in Latin America, the quintessential charro (cowboy) 2. After being hospitalized with COVID infection, legendary Mexican singer and composer, Armando Manzanero died. Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. Singer-actress Flor Silvestre, who shined on her own and as an equal to her partner, then became matriarch of an entertainment dynasty, dies at 90. MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. , — Pablo Alborán (@pabloalboran) December 28, 2020. "Armando Manzanero received the Award for Musical Excellence and was the winner of the Latin Grammy, as well as a great friend that is now gone," the organization said. . Manzanero was 85. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Alborán wrote on Twitter, “Dear maestro, I will never forget your affection and our last performance together.”, Consternado por la muerte de Armando Manzanero. Dec. 28, 2020 at 3:34 p.m. UTC MEXICO CITY — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2008 file photo, Mexico's singer and composer Armando Manzanero speaks during a press conference promoting his album "Manzanero Big Band Jazz of Mexico" in We are with the Manzanero family in their grief. He was 85. His songs were interpreted by artists from around the world, including Elvis Presley, Dionne Warwick, Perry Como, Spanish singer Raphael, and fellow Mexican star Luis Miguel. (CNN)Mexican composer and singer Armando Manzanero died Monday morning after battling Covid-19 for weeks. MEXICO CITY — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Updated: 11:03 AM CST December 28, 2020 MEXICO CITY, Mexico — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday. Armando Manzanero, the celebrated Mexican singer-songwriter whose compositions include the standard “It’s Impossible,” died Monday of complications due to Covid-19. 69 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp ReddIt Pinterest Email Linkedin. The 85 years old ballad singer was diagnosed with coronavirus on December 17 and hospitalized at a Mexico City medical facility five days later. But his manager, Laura Blum, said he died at a Mexico City hospital of […] By Adebiyi Ashimedua On Dec 29, 2020. After being hospitalized with COVID infection, legendary Mexican singer and composer, Armando Manzanero died. January 6, 2021 UTC . December 28, 2020 1:12 pm Associated Press National News from the Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died … In 1959, Manzanero released his first album as a soloist. Manzanero was a crooner best known for songs like “Somos Novios," which, with translated English lyrics, became the 1970s hit “It's Impossible” for Perry Como. Getty Images via CNN Composer and singer Armando Manzanero, performs in 2019 in Mexico City, Mexico. Manzanero is known for composing … An irreplaceable loss for the Latin music world. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday.Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. But his manager, Laura Blum, said he died at a Mexico City hospital of complications from a kidney problem. K.T. Mexico has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, recording 1,383,434 coronavirus cases and 122,426 deaths, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico But manager Laura Blum said he died at a Mexico … Dame Elmira Minita Gordon, 90, Belizean viceroy, Governor-General (1981–1993). Musicians and singers who died recently in 2021. This December, the composer opened the Museo Casa Manzanero in his place of birth Mérida, Yucatán’s capital, dedicated to his life and artistry. He went on to win a Lifetime Achievement award in 2014, becoming the first Mexican to receive this honor. "We celebrate his life and work. Manzanero was a crooner best known for songs like “Somos Novios,” which, with translated English lyrics, became the 1970s hit “It’s Impossible” for Perry Como. Manzanero was best known for songs such as “Somos Novios,” which, with translated English lyrics, became the 1970s hit “It’s Impossible” for American singer Perry Como. Mexico City will take 'extraordinary measures' to stop surge in Covid-19 deaths. "Armando Manzanero was a sensitive man, a man of the people. He was previously hospitalized as a result of coronavirus complications, and his manager Laura Blum told the Associated Press he died following difficulties with a kidney problem. But his manager, Laura Blum, said he died at a Mexico City hospital of complications from a kidney problem. Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. LUIS MIGUEL The ‘Sun’ of Mexico, as he is often named in Mexico, Luis Miguel is the ultimate heart throb who has sold over Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at the age of 85. Armando Manzanero, Mexican singer and composer, dies at 85 . Manzanero was admitted to hospital in recent weeks with Covid-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. This list may not reflect recent changes (). Manzanero was a pop singer best known for songs like "Somos … VICENTE FERNANDEZ The King of Ranchera Music and without a doubt the greatest living Mexican singer. Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero died at the age of 85, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on Monday. Find musicians . Flor Silvestre, one of Mexico's most popular singers who also starred in scores of films, died today at 90. Her son is singer and actor Pepe Aguilar. He was hospitalized in mid-December after testing positive for Covid-19, CNN reported at the time. Now What? 28 December, 2020 19:19 Mexican ballad singer and composer Armando Manzanero has died at … Manzanero was hospitalized in recent weeks with COVID-19 and at one point was on a ventilator. He was 78. 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