Alejandro Fuentes

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Alejandro Javier Fuentes Moya (born 5 November 1987 in Chile)[1] is a singer who finished third in Norwegian Idols third season in 2005. Later in 2005, he released the album Diamonds and Pearls, which reached gold by the end of the year.

In 2006, he and three other Norwegian artists, Askil Holm, Espen Lind, and Kurt Nilsen (winner of Norwegian Idol season 1 and World Idol), all under the same management, joined forces and went on tour in March as what was known by the media as "The New Guitar Buddies" (De nye gitarkameratene). Making a first album "Halleluja Vol.1". The album included covers of some musics such as: Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen); Kiss From A Rose (Seal), I Won't Back Down (Tom Petty).

Later he and "The New Guitar Buddies" regrouped in 2009 and made a second tour and a second album (Hallelujah Vol.2). This album includes musics such as: With Or Without You (U2), 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover.

In 2010 his song "Hell If I" reached 1st in the Norwegian TOPS and in 2012 his last album All My Life was released.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alejandro Fuentes" (in Norwegian). www.filmfront.no. Archived from the original on 28 April 2010. Retrieved 9 April 2010. 
Preceded by
"You're Beautiful" by James Blunt
Norwegian VG-lista number-one single: "Stars"
28 September 2005 – 19 October 2005
Succeeded by
"Celice" by A-ha
Preceded by
"Floden" by Bjørn Eidsvåg
Norwegian VG-lista number-one single: "Hallelujah" w/Lind, Nilsen and Holm
10 January 2007 – 17 January 2007
Succeeded by
"Smack That" by Akon featuring Eminem
Preceded by
"Big Girls Don't Cry" by Fergie
Norwegian VG-lista number-one single, "Hell If I"
3 October 2007 – 7 November 2007
Succeeded by
"Beggin'" by Madcon