Thursday, February 9, 2012

Vicente Fernández To Retire After Ending A Tri-country Tour This Year

Vicente Fernández

Mexican country singer Vicente Fernández announced retirement.

By H. Nelson Goodson
February 9, 2012

Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico - On Wednesday, Vicente Fernández, 71, "Chente" a Mexican singer, producer and actor announced during a press conference, that he will retire at the end of the year and won't be doing any future tours or concerts. He wants to finish his final concert at the Bull Fighting Plaza in Mexico City. This year, Fernández presentations include a tri-country tour to Central America, the U.S. and Europe.
Fernández known for his rancheras (Mexican style country songs) and the song "Volver, Volver" will continue to record songs after his retirement. He has been singing, performing and been in numerous Mexican movies in the last 40 years.

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