Luis Pérez Meza

Ignacio Pérez Meza, better known as Luis Pérez Meza[2] (22 May 1917 – 9 June 1981) was a Mexican singer and songwriter of banda and ranchera music who also appeared in several films of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema.[1][2]

Luis Pérez Meza
Born
Ignacio Pérez Meza[1]

(1917-05-22)22 May 1917
La Rastra, municipality of Cosalá, Sinaloa[1][2]
Died9 June 1981(1981-06-09) (aged 64)
OccupationSinger, songwriter and actor
Spouse(s)Carmen Vidrio and Tomasa Bojórquez[2]
ChildrenElisa, Julio César
RelativesAntonio Pérez Meza, member of Los Duendes (brother)[2]
Musical career
GenresBanda, Ranchera
InstrumentsVocals
LabelsColumbia
Associated actsBanda La Costeña (18 albums)[2]

Pérez Meza's holiday home in Mazatlán, Sinaloa served briefly as museum and cultural center.[3]

FilmographyEdit

  1. Las cuatro milpas (1960)
  2. El hombre del alazán (1959)
  3. Cuando se quiere, se quiere (1959)
  4. Mi adorado salvaje (1952)
  5. Mariachis (1950)
  6. Allá en el Rancho Grande (1949)
  7. Juan Charrasqueado (1948)
  8. India Bonita

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Luis Pérez Meza" (in Spanish). Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de México. Archived from the original on 16 September 2014. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Ponce, Roberto (22 May 2006). "Pérez Meza a 25 años de su partida, por su hija Elisa" (in Spanish). Proceso. Retrieved 15 September 2014.
  3. ^ Arredondo, Maribel (23 October 2012). "Cierran Casa Museo de Pérez Meza por falta de apoyo" (in Spanish). Mazatlán, Sinaloa: El Debate. Retrieved 16 September 2014.

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