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Mercedes Sosa

Biography

Popular Argentine singer known for beloved albums like Sera Posible El Sur. She was a proponent from the nueva cancion motion. She gained a performing competition managed by an area radio place in 1950 at age fifteen. She gained a posthumous Latin Grammy award for Greatest Folk Record with 2009’s Cantora 1. She acquired a kid with her initial hubby, Manuel Oscar Matus. She caused several Spanish-language artists, such as for example Shakira.

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Full Name Mercedes Sosa
Date Of Birth July 9, 1935
Died October 4, 2009, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Place Of Birth Argentina
Profession Folk Singer
Nationality Argentine
Spouse Manuel Óscar Matus
Children Fabian Matus
Parents Ema del Carmen Girón, Ernesto Quiterio Sosa
Siblings Fernando Sosa, Orlando Sosa, Clara Rosa Sosa
Awards Latin Grammy Award for Best Folk Album, Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Nominations Latin Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Latin Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Album
Movies Juan: Como si nada hubiera sucedido, Sera posible el sur - Mercedes Sosa
Star Sign Cancer

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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cuéntame2011-2014TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Ochéntame... otra vez2014TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Gent de paraula2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
Turime popieziu!2011performer: "Todo Cambia"
Mercedes Sosa: Cantora, an Intimate Journey2009Documentary performer: "Aquellas pequeñas cosas", "Barro tal vez", "Zamba del cielo", "Coração vagabundo", "La maza", "Himno de mi corazón", "Desarma y sangra", "Jamás te olvidaré", "Zona de promesas"
Banda sonora2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
Che: Part Two2008performer: "Balderrama"
Televisión por la identidad2007TV Mini-Series performer - 1 episode
Hermano Núñez2004Short performer: "Danza de los Machetes
Good Morning, Night2003performer: "Gloria", "La Huida Vidala Tucumana"
Ritmo de la noche1994TV Series performer - 1 episode
Mercedes Sosa: como un pájaro libre1983Documentary performer: "La maza", "Guitarra enlunarada", "Grito Santiagueño", "Al jardin de la republica", "Soy pan, soy paz, soy mas", "Maria va", "Zambita de los humildes", "Polleritas", "Alfonsina y el mar", "Cuando ya me empiece a quedar solo", "Inconsciente colectivo", "Solo le pido a Dios", "Como la cigarra", "Como un pajaro libre", "Canción para todos", "Cuando tenga la tierra"

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mercedes Sosa: Cantora, an Intimate Journey2009Documentary
Las dignas mujeres por la dignidad y la vida2002Short
Juan: Como si nada hubiera sucedido1987Documentary
Mercedes Sosa: como un pájaro libre1983Documentary

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Güemes - la tierra en armas1971Juana Azurduy

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tiempo de pensar2011TV Series composer: theme music

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
16, Rue Descartes2015Documentary post-productionHerself
Mercedes Sosa: Cantora, an Intimate Journey2009DocumentaryHerself
La noche del 102005TV SeriesHerself
Three Voices: Live in Concert2004Video documentaryHerself
Viola Chilensis2003DocumentaryHerself
Historias de Argentina en vivo2001Documentary
HermanSIC2000TV SeriesHerself
La noche abierta2000TV SeriesHerself
Almorzando con Mirtha Legrand1997-1999TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Ritmo de la noche1994TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Festival Internacional de la Canción de Viña del Mar1993TV SeriesHerself - Performer
Fin de siglo1987TV SeriesHerself
Será posible el sur: Mercedes Sosa1986DocumentaryHerself
Mercedes Sosa: como un pájaro libre1983DocumentaryHerself
Retrato en vivo1979TV SeriesHerself
Le grand échiquier1979TV SeriesHerself
Musiqueando1977TV SeriesHerself
Esta es mi Argentina1974Documentary voice
Argentinísima1972Documentary
Show-Report1970TV Series documentaryHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Resurrection of Victor Jara2015Documentary post-productionHerself
Tu cara me suena - Argentina2013-2015TV SeriesHerself
Gracias por venir, gracias por estar2012-2014TV SeriesHerself
Premios Martín Fierro 20092010TV SpecialHerself - In Memoriam
The Power of Their Song: The Untold Story of Latin America's New Song Movement2008DocumentaryHerself
La imagen de tu vida2006TV SeriesHerself

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