Miguel Gallardo

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Miguel Gallardo
Birth nameMiguel Gallardo Vera
Forby kent asEddy Gallardo
Born29 September 1950(1950-09-29)
Granada
Deid11 November 2005(2005-11-11) (aged 55)
Madrid
GenresLatin ballad
ThriftSangster-sangwriter

José Miguel Gallardo Vera (29 September 1950 - 11 November 2005) wis a Spaingie sangster-sangwriter. He wis the husband o actress Pilar Velázquez.[1]

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Miguel Gallardo stairtit his muisic career as a sangwriter, componin sangs for ither airtists.[2] He stairtit his awn career as a sangster in 1972 unner the alias Eddy Gallardo. His first sangs as Eddy Gallardo wur "Billy Bom", "Jenny", "Sentimiento", an "Explosion de Amor" aw o which wur released as singles.[3] Ane year later, he chyngit his stage name tae Miguel Gallardo an released several singles includin "Quedaté" which wis inspired bi Pablo Neruda's poem Farewell an peakit at nummer ane on the Spainyie singles chart.[4] In 1975, Gallardo recordit his first studio album Autorretrato which contained the lead single "Hoy Tengo Ganas de Ti" an wis released bi EMI Records.[4] Gallardo dee'd frae cancer in 2005 an his remains wur crematit.[5]

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  1. Cromos, Issues 3207-3211. Inversiones Cromos, 1979.
  2. "El cáncer acabó con la vida del cantante español Miguel Gallardo". Radio Cooperativa (in Spanish). Compañía Chilena de Comunicaciones S.A. November 12, 2005. Retrieved October 8, 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  3. "Miguel Gallardo: Una leyenda hecha canción". El Nuevo Día (in Spanish). Editorial Aguasclaras S.A. November 14, 2011. Retrieved October 8, 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Muere Miguel Gallardo, cantante y compositor de temas como "Hoy tengo ganas de ti"". ABC (in Spanish). Grupo Vocento. November 12, 2005. Retrieved October 8, 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  5. "Fallece de un cáncer el cantante Miguel Gallardo". El Periódico de Aragón (in Spanish). Grupo Zeta. November 11, 2005. Retrieved December 9, 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)