The singer originally from Huentitán, Jalisco, has generated controversy on social networks due to rumors about his death, however, he continues to be hospitalized.
The family confirms that the singer has died, the product of respiratory arrest. The famous 81-year-old singer was admitted to a private clinic in the city of Guadalajara due to health problems.
According to a social media statement written in Spanish and shared with him on Tuesday, the legendary Grammy Award-winning Mexican singer is known for hits such as “El Rey” and “Para Siempre”. Lahala underwent surgery and used a ventilato.
Fernandez was in a “severe but stable” state after falling and causing a spinal cord injury. The statement said that he is currently receiving “ventilation assistance and critically ill patient care” in the intensive care unit.According to his doctor, although the 81-year-old king of ranch music is on a ventilator, his brain function is intact. They expected his mobility to improve and said he was only slightly calm.
Fernandez has sold more than 65 million albums and shot more than 35 movies. In addition to being named Person of the Year by the Latin Recording Academy in 2002, he also won three Grammy Awards and eight Latin Grammy Awards.This is not the first time Fernandez has struggled with health problems.
In 2019, he revealed that he had a cancerous lump in his liver, but because he was worried that his donor might be a “gay” or “addict”, he refused a liver transplant.Fernandez said on the Mexican TV show “De Primera Mano” at the time: “They wanted to give me some other men’s livers. I told them,’I won’t sleep with my wife next to another man’s liver’.” “I I don’t even know if he is gay or a drug addict.”