Famous Spanish Lyricists & Songwriters

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Álvaro Soler
(Singer)
Álvaro Soler
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Birthdate: January 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Álvaro Soler is a Spanish-German singer who rose to fame following the success of his 2015 hit single El Mismo Sol. He is especially popular in Europe and Latin America. Interested in music from an early age, he began his career by forming a musical band as a young man. As of today, he has released many albums and singles. 

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Enrique Bunbury
(Rock Singer Known for His Time as the Lead Vocalist of ‘Héroes de Silencio')
Enrique Bunbury
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Birthdate: August 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain

Enrique Bunbury is a Spanish singer-songwriter who rose to fame as the lead singer of the rock band Héroes del Silencio. He built a solo career following the band’s disbandment. Active in the music scene since the early 1980s, he is known for constantly reinventing his music. He received the Icon Award from SESAC Latina Music Awards in 2019. 

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Leroy Sanchez
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Birthdate: September 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Abetxuko

Spanish singer Leroy Sanchez is a self-taught musician who made a name for himself through YouTube covers such as Adele’s Hello on his channel superleroyvv. He had also been a background vocalist on American Idol. Discovered by producer Jim Jonsin, he was later  nominated for a Teen Choice Award, too.

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Melendi
(Pop singer whose specialties are rock, flamenco, and rumba styles)
Melendi
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Birthdate: January 21, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Oviedo, Spain
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Bad Gyal
(Spanish Singer, DJ, Songwriter, and Model)
Bad Gyal
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Birthdate: March 7, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vilassar de Mar, Spain
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Bebe
(Singer)
Bebe
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Birthdate: May 9, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Valencia, Spain
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Amaia Montero
(Singer-Songwriter)
Amaia Montero
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Birthdate: August 26, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Irun, Spain
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Cecilia
(Singer-Songwriter)
Cecilia
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Birthdate: October 11, 1948
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Died: August 2, 1976
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Shaila Dúrcal
(Singer Songwriter)
Shaila Dúrcal
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Birthdate: August 28, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Joan Manuel Serrat
(Musician)
Joan Manuel Serrat
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Birthdate: December 27, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Spanish musician, singer, songwriter, recording artist, and performer Joan Manuel Serrat i Teresa, also referred to as El noi del Poble-sec and El Nano, is counted among the prominent figures of modern, popular music on the Spanish music scene. He was also a pioneer of the Nova Cançó artistic movement. His discography includes albums like Mediterráneo and En Tránsito.

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Sofia Ellar
(Singer Songwriter)
Sofia Ellar
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Birthdate: November 15, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
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Jose Luis Perales
(Singer songwriter.)
Jose Luis Perales
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Birthdate: January 18, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Castejón, Cuenca Castejón, Province of Cuenca Cuenca, Spain
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Junior
(Singer and Actor)
Junior
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Birthdate: September 10, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
Died: April 15, 2014
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Risto Mejide
(Writers, Musicians)
Risto Mejide
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Birthdate: November 29, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Risto Mejide is a Spanish author, publicist, music producer, songwriter, talent show judge, and TV presenter. He is best known for appearing as a judge on popular talent shows like Factor X, Got Talent España, and Operación Triunfo.

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Miguel Gallardo
(Singer, Songwriter)
Miguel Gallardo
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Birthdate: September 29, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Granada, Spain
Died: November 11, 2005
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Beatriz Luengo
(Actress, Singer)
Beatriz Luengo
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Birthdate: December 23, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
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María Isabel
(Singer)
María Isabel
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Birthdate: January 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ayamonte, Spain
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Blas Canto
(Singer)
Blas Canto
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Birthdate: October 26, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ricote, Region of Murcia, Spain
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Ailyn
(Singer)
Ailyn
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Birthdate: May 29, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Esplugues de Llobregat, Catalonia, Spain
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Gabi Delgado-López
(Composer)
Gabi Delgado-López
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Birthdate: April 18, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Córdoba, Spain
Died: March 22, 2020
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Alessandra Amoroso
(Singer)
Alessandra Amoroso
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Birthdate: August 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Galatina, Italy
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Luis Eduardo Aute
(Musician)
Luis Eduardo Aute
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Birthdate: September 13, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
Died: April 4, 2020
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David Summers Rodríguez
(Singer, Musician)
David Summers Rodríguez
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Birthdate: February 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
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Rosana Arbelo
(Singer)
Rosana Arbelo
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Birthdate: October 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lanzarote, Spain
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José María Cano
(Singer, Composer)
José María Cano
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Birthdate: February 21, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

José María Cano first came into prominence as part of the popular Spanish pop band Mecano. He later went back to his earlier passion of painting, which he had started to learn as an architecture student. As a contemporary artist, he has held exhibitions such as Apostolate and Game Changers.

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Belle Perez
(Musician)
Belle Perez
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Birthdate: January 29, 1976
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Neerpelt, Pelt, Belgium

Belle Perez is a Belgian-Spanish songwriter and musician. Apart from writing songs and performing on tours, Perez also presents Dutch music shows and poses for magazines like FHM. She has also received several prestigious awards like the Zamu Award, Zomerhit Award, and TMF Award.

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Christina Rosenvinge
(Rock singer, Former member of Alex y Christina)
Christina Rosenvinge
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Birthdate: May 29, 1964
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Miriam Rodriguez
(Singer Songwriter)
Miriam Rodriguez
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Birthdate: September 30, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pontedeume, Spain
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)