Tenor opera singer who performed within the 3 Tenors with Luciano Pavarotti and Placido Domingo. At age group eight he offered his first overall performance, performing ‘La Donna e Mobile phone’ on nationwide radio; by 1972 he previously received the Giuseppe Verdi Competition and started touring internationally. In 1987, in the elevation of his profession, he announced he previously leukemia and he setup his own basis to help discover treatments and remedies for the condition, the José Carreras Leukaemia Basis. He wedded Mercedes Pérez in 1971; both had a child in 1971 along with a child in 1978. His group is definitely broadly imitated and referenced in pop tradition: for instance, one American sitcom experienced Nathan Street portray a would-be 4th Tenor.