Vicente Fernandez Net Worth, Age, Height, Relationship Status

                                                    Vicente Fernández Gómez is a retired Mexican singer, actor and film producer. He is considered a cultural icon of Mexico for his work, which includes the creation of more than 50 albums and participation in more than 30 films. As of 2021, Vicente Fernandez's net worth is estimated to be around $25 million.

During his stellar career, Vicente was nicknamed El Ídolo de México, which translates to “The Idol of Mexico.” Vicente has won three Grammy Awards and a total of eight Latin Grammy Awards during his career.

Full Name Vicente Fernández Gómez 
Birth Date 7 February 1940 
Birth Place Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Profession Retired Singer, Actor, and Film Producer
Relationship Status Married
Net Worth $25 million

Early Life

Vicente was born in a place called Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Vicente started playing the guitar when he was only eight years old and was influenced by the films of Pedro Infante, which planted the seeds of music in his mind.

As a child he participated in various festivals and sang, in particular, participating in various competitions. In an interview, he recalled winning 31 pesos at the age of 12 in a contest that gave him confidence in his musical abilities. This prompted him to play for various local clubs and rallies.

His father owned a ranch where Vicente spent most of his childhood. But unfortunately, his father lost the ranch and Vicente dropped out of school when he was only in fifth grade.

Vicente Fernandez Net Worth and Career


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Fernández began his career working as a janitor, dishwasher and waiter to make ends meet. However, he pursued his musical ambitions, whatever his life situation might be.

In 1960 Vicente decides to dedicate himself entirely to music. He performed as a busker and also appeared in the musical Kalandria. Thanks to his perseverance, in 1966 he managed to get a contract with CBS Records International in Mexico.

Vicente was involved in a long-term partnership until his retirement with the same label, now called Sony Music Latin.

He also began to make waves over the years with one of his first hits, La ley del monte, released in 1974.

Personal Life

In 1963 Vicente married María del Refugio “Cooka” Abarca Villaseñor. With María, the couple had three sons named Vicente Jr., Gerardo and Alejandro. Regarding political affiliation, Vicente was affiliated with the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) from 1929 to 2000 and again from 2012 to 2018.

Vicente has been the subject of several controversies, but more recently his hand was seen on a fan’s chest in a photo that sparked outrage on social media. Vicente later apologized for the incident.

Vicente Fernandez net worth

As of 2021, Vicente Fernandez’s net worth is estimated at $25 million. Vicente managed to solidify his place among the best singers in Mexico and became a legend. Vicente has given several concerts that have filled countless stadiums for more than 40 years and over time he has been able to amass a great fortune thanks to his work and dedication.