Mexican singer-songwriter whose best-known songs include "La Ladrona," "Yo Solamente Yo" and "Corazón de Papel." He is also known for playing the trumpet as well as the bandoneón.
He was inspired to pursue music after hearing the Argentine folk band Los Chalchaleros.
In 2009, he returned after a decade-long absence from the music industry with the hit song "Voy a Conquistarte."
He married singer Amanda Miguel in 1975. He has daughters named Ana and Maria.
His song "Voy a Conquistarte" was written by singer Joan Sebastian.