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Famous Singers from Colombia

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List of notable or famous singers from Colombia, with bios and photos, including the top singers born in Colombia and even some popular singers who immigrated to Colombia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Colombian singers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These singers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known singer from Colombia is included when available.

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This historic singers from Colombia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Colombian singers of note?" and "Who are the most famous singers from Colombia?" These prominent singers of Colombia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Colombian singers.

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    Gilberto Alejandro Durán Diaz, known to all as Alejo Durán or "El Negro Grande" was a Colombian vallenato music traditional composer, singer and accordionist. Duran was born in El Paso, Cesar and lived his last years in Planeta Rica He is notorious for lyrically "self-flagellating" himself in his songs.more

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    • Age: Died at 70 (1919-1989)
    • Birthplace: El Paso, Colombia
    • Profession: Accordionist, Composer, Singer
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    Andrés Cabas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Singers from Colombia
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    Andrés Mauricio Cabas Rosales, or more commonly known as Cabas, is a Colombian musician. His music is characterized by having a Caribbean-like sound. more

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    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia
    • Profession: Musician, Music Producer, Singer
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    Andrés Cepeda

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    Andrés Cepeda is a popular Colombian singer and songwriter. He was born in Bogotá, the youngest of five children. He displayed an inclination towards music from an early age, studying piano since the age of 5. He composed his first piece at the age of 12. His musical career began as the lead voice of ...more

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    • Age: 42
    • Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia
    • Profession: Songwriter, Musician, Singer
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    Andrés Useche is an award-winning Colombian American writer, film director, graphic artist, singer-songwriter and activist. more

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    • Age: 38
    • Birthplace: Manizales, Colombia
    • Profession: Songwriter, Cinematographer, Film Editor, Singer, Writer, + more
    • Credits: The Cove PSA: My Friend Is...
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    Annie McCausland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Singers from Colombia
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    • Age: 31
    • Birthplace: Barranquilla, Colombia
    • Profession: Songwriter, Musician, Author, Singer
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    Carla Giraldo

    Carla Evelyn Giraldo Quintero is a Colombian actress, model and singer. She made her debut in television when she was 13 in telenovela Me Llaman Lolita where she portrays young Lolita Rengifo. more

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    • Age: 29
    • Birthplace: Medellín, Colombia
    • Profession: Model, Actor, Singer
    • Credits: Los herederos del Monte
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    Carlos Alberto Vives Restrepo is a Colombian singer, composer and actor. He holds a publicist degree from Jorge Tadeo Lozano's University. more

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    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Santa Marta
    • Profession: Musician, Actor, Composer, Music artist, Singer
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    Carolina Ovalle Arango, known to fans as "Carolina la O" is a Colombian Salsa and Tropical music singer. Carolina la O made her live debut at the age of six, singing a traditional song called "Campesina Santandereana" at her elementary school. After she graduated from a local university, holding a ...more

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    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Manizales, Colombia
    • Profession: Songwriter, Singer
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