Karina (19)

Real Name:
Cynthia Karina Moreno Elías
Karina (born November 19, 1968, as Cynthia Karina Moreno Elías) is a Venezuelan Latin pop music singer, songwriter, and actress.

Her first major appearance was singing one of the roles in the play entitled El Taller Del Orfebre, a Venezuelan musical adaption of Karol Wojtyla's (His Holiness Pope John Paul II) play entitled The Jeweller's Shop. Karina (19) sang the song, "Zapatos De Tacón Alto" ("High-heeled Shoes"). Other well-known singers who were part of this production included Guillermo Davila, Melissa Mariana Griffiths Parra Del Riego, and Guillermo Carrasco.

Amor A Millón was the title of Karina's first album. It was produced by the Venezuelan singer and producer Rudy La Escala, and peaked high on the top ten radio list. After Amor a Millón, in 1987, she recorded her second album, Sin Máscara, confirming her status as a serious singer not just in Venezuela, but in Mexico, the country that turned out to be her launchpad as a music star. That same year, she was nominated in six categories of the Ronda Music Awards in Venezuela for her previous album, winning Best Female Breakthrough, Best soap opera song ("Sé Como duele"), Best Videoclip ("A Quién"), Best-selling album of the year ("Amor A Millón") and also Rudy La Escala (writer and composer of "Sé Como Duele"), won an award for Best Composer of the Year. In 1988 she had the leading role in the successful telenovela Alba Marina, broadcast by Venevisión, with Xavier Serbiá, Johnny Lozada and Rene Farrait, then members of Proyecto M and former members of the Puerto Rican band Menudo, and with Venezuelan stars Elluz Peraza and Daniel Alvarado.

That same year she also won two Ronda Music Awards, one for Best Young Female Singer, and another for Best Videoclip ("La Noche es Mágica", composed by the former Mecano member Nacho Cano)

In 1989, she recorded a third album, "Desde Mi Sueño", which showed her artistic evolution. With Desde Mi Sueño, Karina (19) made her debut as a composer with the songs "Lamento De La Jungla" and "Soni". She also made hits out of the songs "Desde mi Sueño", "No Puedo Vivir Sin Amor", "En El Amor" and "No Sé".

In 1990, however, she left her music career to pursue other ambitions, only appearing briefly in the mid-90s participating in a play for the Hebrew community.
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Karina (19) - Amor A Millón album art Karina (19) Amor A Millón (Album) Sono-Rodven Venezuela 1985 Sell This Version
SR 060 Karina (19) - Amor A Millón album art Karina (19) Amor A Millón(Cass) Sono-Rodven SR 060 Venezuela 1985 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Sin Máscara album art Karina (19) Sin Máscara (Album) Sono-Rodven Venezuela 1987 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Desde Mi Sueño album art Karina (19) Desde Mi Sueño (Album) Sono-Rodven Mexico 1989 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Esta Es Mi Vida album art Karina (19) Esta Es Mi Vida (Album) Sono-Rodven, Sono-Rodven Venezuela 1993 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Renacer album art Karina (19) Renacer (Album) PolyGram, Rodven Venezuela 1996 Sell This Version
2 1779 (29) Karina (19) - Karina album art Karina (19) Karina(CD, Album) Azteca Music, Caïmán Music 2 1779 (29) Mexico 1998 Sell This Version
605401 Karina (19) - Siempre Karina album art Karina (19) Siempre Karina(CD, Album) IC Records 605401 Venezuela 2005 Sell This Version
75921301195-21 Karina (19) - De Pie album art Karina (19) De Pie(CD, Album) Sonografica 75921301195-21 Venezuela 2009 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Karina (19) - Se Como Duele / Amor A Millon album art Karina (19) Se Como Duele / Amor A Millon (Single) Sono-Rodven Ecuador 1986 Sell This Version
PE/4457 Karina (19) - La Noche Es Mágica album art Karina (19) La Noche Es Mágica(7", Single, Promo) Telediscos PE/4457 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
PE/4501 Karina (19) - Yo No Naci album art Karina (19) Yo No Naci(7", Single, Promo) Telediscos PE/4501 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
I-10414 Karina (19) - Hemos Madurado / Creo En Ti album art Charlie Masso* / Charlie Masso* Dueto Con Karina (19) Charlie Masso* / Charlie Masso* Dueto Con Karina (19) - Hemos Madurado / Creo En Ti(7", Single) Melody I-10414 Panama 1988 Sell This Version
PE/4431 Karina (19) - Salta album art Karina (19) Salta(7", Single, Promo) Melody PE/4431 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
LA-MEX-09 Karina (19) - Creo En Ti album art Karina (19) & Charlie Massó Karina (19) & Charlie Massó - Creo En Ti(7", Promo, S/Edition) FFI de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. LA-MEX-09 Mexico 1988 Sell This Version
S.R. 90242 Karina (19) - Soni album art Karina (19) Soni(12", Maxi, Mono, Promo) Sono-Rodven S.R. 90242 Venezuela 1989 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Nunca Te Olvidare album art Guaco a Duo Con Karina (19) Guaco a Duo Con Karina (19) - Nunca Te Olvidare (Single) Sono-Rodven Venezuela 1990 Sell This Version
Karina (19) - Déjaré album art Karina (19) Déjaré (Single, Maxi) Give Me 5 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
S.R. 90251 Karina (19) - No Puedo Vivir Sin Amor album art Karina* No Puedo Vivir Sin Amor(12", Maxi) Sono-Rodven S.R. 90251 Venezuela Unknown Sell This Version


CD-2509 Karina (19) A Millon(CD, Comp) TH-Rodven CD-2509 US 1988 Sell This Version
MENE/30002 Karina (19) - La Coleccion album art Karina (19) La Coleccion(LP, Comp) Melody MENE/30002 Mexico 1990 Sell This Version
S.R. 83.032 Karina (19) - 16 Grandes Exitos album art Karina (19) 16 Grandes Exitos(LP, Comp) Sono-Rodven S.R. 83.032 Venezuela 1992 Sell This Version
8636731662, RVVD3166 Karina (19) - Serie Platino album art Karina (19) Serie Platino(CD, Comp, RE) Universal Special Products, Rodven 8636731662, RVVD3166 Venezuela 2001 Sell This Version
7592130119422 Karina (19) - Siempre Karina (14 Grandes Éxitos) album art Karina (19) Siempre Karina (14 Grandes Éxitos)(CD, Comp, RM) Sonografica 7592130119422 Venezuela 2009 Sell This Version
3717088 Karina (19) - 32 Grandes Exitos album art Karina (19) 32 Grandes Exitos(2xCD, Comp) Universal 3717088 Colombia 2012 Sell This Version

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