JOSÉ ALFREDO JIMENEZ JR. Son of the famous singer and songwriter José Alfredo Jiménez. He dies at the age of 65 due to a cardiac arrest in a hospital in CDMX, accompanied by his family. Let perpetual light shine for him.
«@ANDIMexico announces the death of interpreting partner José Alfredo Jiménez Jr. Composer and music producer, with a prolific career. We send our deepest condolences to his family and friends. José Alfredo Miguel Jiménez Gálvez was born on November 9 in Mexico City; son of the composer José Alfredo Jiménez Sandoval and Julia Gálvez Aguilar Paloma.
He completed studies in Electronic Systems Engineering at New York University (NYU); he worked as a maintenance engineer and in the International Music Department of RCA Victor de México. Some of his compositions are “Wound on wound”, “The night you gave me the stars” and “I need a piece”, co-authored with Juan Carlos El pato Medina; “Fugitivo”, written in collaboration with Reyli Barba, and “I do not deny it”, co-authored with Mario Monge. His song “México”, written in collaboration with Jesús Monárrez, was a finalist among more than four thousand songs in the México de mi corazón contest, organized by the Ministry of Tourism of our country.
Among its interpreters are Pedro Fernández, Tania Libertad, Lupillo Rivera, Banda El Recodo, Guardians of Love, Julio Preciado, Ana Bárbara, Vikki Carr, Lorenzo de Monteclaro, Juan Valentín, José José and Juan Gabriel, Paty Navidad, Ramiro Delgado ( Bronco), Lorenzo Negrete, Jesús Monárrez, Los Yaguarú, Grupo Cañaveral, Garibaldi, Benjamín, Banda La Costeña, Norteños de Ojinaga, Alberto Ángel El Cuervo, Los Abelardo, El Cejas y su Banda Fuego, Mariachi Reyna de Los Ángeles, Fieles de Tijuana and Julia Vari.