Birth: June 25, 1975 en Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina

María Laura Corradini Falomir, known as Chenoa, is a solo singer born in Argentina

Chenoa was born in Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 25, 1975. It was announced in 2001 to participate in the first edition of the musical reality show Operacion Triunfo (OT) issued by Spanish Television (TVE).

At age eight she moved to Palma de Mallorca, Spain, with his family. At age 12 she began taking dance lessons, music theory and singing, and their first performance occurred in a jazz club. At 16, she was singing professionally livening up the nights in hotels. Shortly after she attempted to break into the music with some friends to the group Quo Vadis. They had no luck, but she was making a living singing in bars in the Mallorcan circuit with his band Koan Fussion. Meanwhile, she graduated in Early Childhood Education and got a night job as lead singer at the Casino de Mallorca.

In 2001 exceeds the casting OT and entered the academy. The program quickly became a huge ratings success. He reached the final where he was fourth, held in February 2002. In May of that year accompanied Rosa Lopez’s Eurovision Song Contest in Tallinn, Latvia, as a showgirl with other fellow program (Geno, Gisela, David Bustamante, and David Bisbal) to interpret ‘Europe’s Living a Celebration’. They finished seventh.

In 2002, and after passing through Bloopers, she released his first album entitled ‘Chenoa’. The album was a success, debuting in second place in the list of sales with double platinum (200,000 copies). Months later, finally he reissued the album certifying four times platinum (400,000 copies). In 2003 she represented Spain at the Eurobest Festival in Cannes (France) and won first place with a version of ‘It’s Raining Men’. A few weeks later released the acoustic “My favorite songs”, a live CD + DVD.

‘I am woman’ was launched in October 2003. It debuted at the top of the charts with a gold record (50,000 copies). She spent 47 weeks on the chart and achieved double platinum (200,000 copies). Note that the song ‘In your cross nailed me’, the main theme of the Venezuelan telenovela ‘Estrambótica Anastasia’ (produced and broadcast by RCTV between 2004-05) became.

Her third studio album, ‘Nothing is the same’, was launched in November 2005 marked a change in the artist’s career, with a more pop-rock sound and the contribution of several of his letters.

In 2007 she released ‘Absurd Cinderella’, debuting at number two on the charts with gold. Chenoa is the author of all the songs. In 2008 she received the award Latino Latin Song of the year for the song ‘Everything will be fine,’ and collaborated with Enrique Iglesias and Luis Fonsi, among others. That year she also published ‘Come back to see’ simple part of the soundtrack of the Mexican film of the same name.

In 2009 ‘Defying Gravity’ was recorded and produced in Miami by Yoel Henríquez and Mauricio Gasca, it featured 12 songs in which the artist showed her vocal maturity and her role as an author.

In the next two years she was chosen through a macro-survey to represent Spain in the Eurovision Song Contest candidate. In 2011, Chenoa she was the guest artist in concert tenor Andrea Bocelli in Colombia, Argentina and Panama. That same year he released ‘Like a ghost’, the first single from her self-titled album in which four unreleased tracks and Catalan version of ‘Like a ghost’ included. It got to be triple number one on iTunes Spain within hours of its release, and exceeded one million views on YouTube. In February 2012 she took the second single, ‘Just you!’. That same year she was awarded with other artists in the sixth edition of the Issue 1 Awards Cadena 100. In August gathered in San Sebastian Donosti Farolillo delivered by Teledonosti, in recognition of their selfless promotion of the city. In September of that year, she debuted as a radio announcer in collaborating in the new season Atrévete alarm clock program, Cadena Dial.

After finishing her contract with Universal Music, she embarked on a new musical project with her own label, Alias ​​Music, culminating with the release of the album ‘Another direction’ in September 2013. This work issues were published both in Spanish and in English. Meanwhile, she collaborated on the new program of Antena3 ‘Incredibles: The great challenge “presented by Carlos Sobera. In 2014, it was released as a stand-up comedian at The Comedy Club program (Sixth) appearing alongside familiar faces like Carmen Lomana or Alberto Chicote.

In 2015 she participates in Oh happy day of TV3 and continues her concert tour. Their total sales are estimated at 6,000,000 copies, of which 1,000,000 correspond solo. Promusicae (Music Producers of Spain) credited a total of 5,160,000 copies certified with 50 platinum and 4 gold, of which 770,000 7 platinum and 2 gold medals entitled to as soloist.

  • With 3 years she accompanied her parents, professional musicians in their tours. At that time, she sang her first song, a song of Nikka Costa.
  • After moving to Mallorca, her family learned Spaniard (language of the island) with the help of a tutor.
  • Collaborates with numerous charities and has signed advertising contracts with brands such as Avon, Pepsi, Breil, Panrico, Warner Bros., furniture or Crema Caballero.
  • In 2013, she acknowledged having had uterine cancer before entering Bloopers.
  • She had an affair with David Bisbal, her partner in Operation Triumph.
Tipo Trabajo Año
music Chenoa 2002
music Soy mujer 2003
music Mis canciones favoritas 2003
music Nada es igual 2005
music Contigo donde estés 2006
music Absurda Cenicienta 2007
music Desafiando la gravedad 2009
music Como un fantasma 2011
music Otra dirección 2013
music Lo mejor de Chenoa 2013

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