José Alfredo Jiménez

Real Name:
José Alfredo Jiménez Sandoval
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José Alfredo Jiménez (Born: January 19, 1926 in Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato Died: November 23, 1973 in Mexico City, Mexico) was a Mexican singer-songwriter in the ranchera style whose songs are considered an integral part of Mexico's musical heritage.

Jiménez had no musical training, he did not play an instrument and did not even know the Spanish terms for "waltz" and "key". Nonetheless, he composed more than 1000 songs.

In addition to his own recordings, many of his songs have been recorded by renowned artists from around the Spanish-speaking world, most notably by the following artists: Antonio Aguilar, Lola Beltrán, Vikki Carr, Gualberto Castro, Rocío Dúrcal, Alejandro Fernández, Pedro Fernández, Vicente Fernández, Los Relámpagos Del Norte con Cornelio Reyna y Ramón Ayala, Los Tigres Del Norte, Manolo García, Little Joe Hernández & The Latinaires, Julio Iglesias, Pedro Infante, the Mexican rock group Maná, Miguel Aceves Mejía, Luis Miguel, Jorge Negrete, Sunny Ozuna & The Sunliners, María Dolores Pradera, Javier Solís, and Chavela Vargas.
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CSM 2429 José Alfredo Jiménez - 15 Exitos De José Alfredo Jiménez Vol. II album art José Alfredo Jiménez Con El Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan* José Alfredo Jiménez Con El Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan* - 15 Exitos De José Alfredo Jiménez Vol. II(Cass, Comp) RCA CSM 2429 Mexico 1987 Sell This Version
José Alfredo Jiménez - La Serie De Los 20 Exitos album art José Alfredo Jiménez La Serie De Los 20 Exitos (Comp) BMG U.S. Latin US 1989 Sell This Version
CDDE-470643 José Alfredo Jiménez - 24 Exitos Rancheros album art José Alfredo Jiménez 24 Exitos Rancheros(CD, Comp) Sony Music Special Marketing CDDE-470643 Mexico 1992 Sell This Version
01056105050 José Alfredo Jiménez - Sus Grandes Éxitos album art José Alfredo Jiménez Sus Grandes Éxitos(LP, Comp) La Música De Tu Vida (2) 01056105050 Colombia 1993 Sell This Version
74321-41449-2 José Alfredo Jiménez - Serie Platino - 20 Exitos album art José Alfredo Jiménez Serie Platino - 20 Exitos(CD, Comp) BMG U.S. Latin 74321-41449-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
25CDN-554, CDA-10554 José Alfredo Jiménez - Epoca De Oro De José Alfredo Jiménez, Vol. II album art José Alfredo Jiménez Epoca De Oro De José Alfredo Jiménez, Vol. II(CD, Comp) Orfeon, Orfeon 25CDN-554, CDA-10554 Mexico 1996 Sell This Version
MLB-2-9859 José Alfredo Jiménez - Serie Retratos album art José Alfredo Jiménez Serie Retratos(CD, Comp, RM) Madacy Latino MLB-2-9859 US 1998 Sell This Version
74321-56500-2 José Alfredo Jiménez - Coleccion Original album art José Alfredo Jimenez* Coleccion Original(CD, Comp, RM) RCA Victor, RCA, BMG U.S. Latin 74321-56500-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
743217900526 José Alfredo Jiménez - Las 100 Clasicas - Vol. 1 album art José Alfredo Jiménez Las 100 Clasicas - Vol. 1(2xCD, Comp) BMG Entertainment Mexico, S.A. De C.V., RCA, click2music.mx 743217900526 Mexico 2000 Sell This Version
74321790062 José Alfredo Jiménez - Las 100 Clasicas - Vol. 2 album art José Alfredo Jiménez Las 100 Clasicas - Vol. 2(2xCD, Comp) BMG U.S. Latin 74321790062 US 2000 Sell This Version
CMS 20020 José Alfredo Jiménez - José Alfredo Jiménez album art José Alfredo Jiménez José Alfredo Jiménez(CD, Comp) Not On Label CMS 20020 Venezuela 2000 Sell This Version
SDP 00421 José Alfredo Jiménez Las Que Pegaron(CD, Comp) Prodisc (4) SDP 00421 Mexico 2005 Sell This Version
828768882320 José Alfredo Jiménez - Las Numero 1 album art José Alfredo Jiménez Las Numero 1(CD, Comp, Ltd + DVD) Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Mexico), S.A. de C.V., Televisa Home Entertainment 828768882320 Mexico 2006 Sell This Version
82876889772 José Alfredo Jiménez - Top 50 album art José Alfredo Jiménez Top 50(CD, Comp) Sony BMG Music Entertainment 82876889772 Colombia 2006 Sell This Version
886972080529 José Alfredo Jiménez - Brillantes album art José Alfredo Jiménez Brillantes(CD, Comp) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Strategic Marketing 886972080529 Mexico 2007 Sell This Version
886974149521 José Alfredo Jiménez - La Inspiracion Musical de... José Alfredo Jiménez album art José Alfredo Jiménez La Inspiracion Musical de... José Alfredo Jiménez(CD, Comp + DVD-V, Comp, Multichannel, NTSC) Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Mexico), S.A. de C.V. 886974149521 Mexico 2008 Sell This Version
RO54612 José Alfredo Jiménez - Canta Sus Propias Rancheras "50 Canciones" album art José Alfredo Jiménez Canta Sus Propias Rancheras "50 Canciones"(2xCD, Comp, RM) Rama Lama Music RO54612 Spain 2008 Sell This Version
8869 728976 2 José Alfredo Jiménez - Y Sigue Siendo El Rey... Sus Duetos album art José Alfredo Jiménez Y Sigue Siendo El Rey... Sus Duetos(CD, Comp) Norte 8869 728976 2 US 2008 Sell This Version
8869 774220 2 José Alfredo Jiménez - Mis Favoritas album art José Alfredo Jiménez Mis Favoritas(CD, Comp) Sony Music Latin 8869 774220 2 US 2010 Sell This Version
9786079546625, 886919693522 José Alfredo Jiménez - Y Sigo Siendo EL Rey album art José Alfredo Jiménez Y Sigo Siendo EL Rey(3xCD, Comp + DVD, Comp + Ltd, Boo) Sony Music, Sony Music 9786079546625, 886919693522 Mexico 2012 Sell This Version
887254535423 José Alfredo Jiménez - 15 Éxitos album art José Alfredo Jiménez Con El Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlán* José Alfredo Jiménez Con El Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlán* - 15 Éxitos(CD, Comp, RM) Sony Music 887254535423 Mexico 2012 Sell This Version
190758026329 José Alfredo Jiménez - 70 Años Del Mejor Compositor De Mexico album art José Alfredo Jiménez 70 Años Del Mejor Compositor De Mexico(3xCD, Comp) Sony Music 190758026329 Mexico 2017 Sell This Version
José Alfredo Jiménez - Guitarras De Media Noche album art Cuco Sanchez - José Alfredo Jimenez* - Hermanas Padilla - Emilio Galvez Cuco Sanchez - José Alfredo Jimenez* - Hermanas Padilla - Emilio Galvez - Guitarras De Media Noche (Comp) Columbia Argentina Unknown Sell This Version
25CDN-558 José Alfredo Jiménez - Epoca De Oro De José Alfredo Jiménez, Vol. VI album art José Alfredo Jiménez Epoca De Oro De José Alfredo Jiménez, Vol. VI(CD, Comp) Orfeon 25CDN-558 Mexico Unknown Sell This Version
HLS-450731 José Alfredo Jiménez - Idolos De La Musica Mexicana album art Javier Solís, José Alfredo Jiménez Javier Solís, José Alfredo Jiménez - Idolos De La Musica Mexicana(LP, Album, Comp, Ltd) Harmony (4) HLS-450731 Mexico Unknown Sell This Version

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