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Miguel Aceves Mejía

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Ciudad Juárez, Mexico (1915 – 2006)

Miguel Aceves Mejía (November 15, 1915 – November 6, 2006) was a Mexican , , and .

Miguel Aceves Mejía, or “the King of the falsetto” as he was popularly known, was born in Ciudad Juárez in the state of Chihuahua. He became a popular Mexican film star during its golden age and was widely regarded for his interpretations of various Mexican musical folkloric genres, particularly the .

Originally part of a traveling theater company, Aceves Mejía began recording for the first time in 1938 with the trio Los Porteños. At the beginning of his career he interpreted mainly s, s, and rhythms. During his career he recorded more than 1000 songs on 90 discs and starred in over 60 films.

Among his greatest hits are La Barca de Guaymas, El Pastor, La del Rebozo Blanco, Se Me Hizo Fácil, Yo Tenía Un Chorro De Voz, Vaya Con Dios, La Malagueña Salerosa, El Jinete, El Crucifijo de Piedra and Cuatro Caminos. He was noted for composing such songs as El Pescado Nadador and O, Gran Dios, even though his forté was primarily as a singer in his own right.

In 1945 he began dedicating himself solely to singing and, following the deaths of Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete, ventured into the world of cinema.

In 1959 he appeared in Amor se dice cantando.

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  • Olidiabueno

    sou fã de Mguel Aceves Mejia .sou tao fã que ganhei uma festa de aniversario comemorando meus 70 anos homenageando Miguel.meu filho se caracterisou de miguel ,foi muito lindo e emocionante.meu sonho foi realizado .entrei no salão ao son de Miguel Aceves Mejia

    9 Jun 2012 Reply
  • Marichelita

    ¡MAESTRO!

    16 Sep 2010 Reply
  • Murriacumulada

    "Silencio señoreeeees... y éntrenle a la partidaaaaa... "

    17 Apr 2010 Reply
  • baretadaviola

    Sou fã de Miguel Aceves Mejia e de Vicente Celestino. Para mim os dois "grandes trovadores" do século 20.

    17 Feb 2010 Reply
  • RemiCarniel

    Dez

    23 Feb 2009 Reply

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