Vicente Fernandez Jr: Background, Career, net worth, girlfriend

Who is Vicente Fernandez Jr?

Vincente Fernandez Jr was born in Guadalajara, Mexico on November 11, 1964 to Vicente Fernandez Gomez and Maria del Refugio Abarca Villaseor.

According to the record, he was born prematurely and had to spend some time in the incubator before his parents could take him home.

Vicente Fernandez Jr is the oldest son of the late Fernadez, but he was raised with two brothers named Alejandro and Gerardo, as well as an adopted sister named Alejandra.

Vincente Fernandez Jr

Only Alejandro, his only sibling, has entered the music industry as a Pop singer.

Vicente Fernandez Jr was born in Mexico and will be 59 years old in November 2023

Full nameVicente Fernandez Jr
Date of birth11th November 1964
Age58 years old
Place of birthGuadalajara, Mexico
Current residenceMexico
Relationship statusDating
PartnerMariana González Padilla
FatherVicente Fernandez Gomez
MotherMaria del Refugio Abarca Villaseñor


Vicente Fernandez Jr. graduated from a high school in the Jalisco region of Mexico before pursuing a degree in accounting.


Despite being a graduate of accounting, he did not practice the profession; instead, he followed in his father’s footsteps in the Mexican music industry and went on to become a singer.

Vicente Fernandez has previously worked with top music labels such as Sony Music Latin and Columbia Records.

Vicente has a few albums under his belt, including El Mayor de Los Potrillos and Hijo Con Mariachi, as well as a number of popular singles.

Vincente Fernandez Jr

Vicente Fernandez Jr.’s songs include: Si También Te Vas (Canta, Canta, Canta), Pobre Plebeyo, Mi Filosofia, Lloraré, Lloraré, La Casa Chica, Que Ganas Tengo, and Amor Sincero.

The Mexican singer-songwriter has a collaborative album titled Los 2 Vicentes, which was released in 2012 and was an instant hit.

Who is Fernandez Jr dating?

Vicente Fernandez Jr is currently dating Mariana González Padilla, a model and social media star.

According to reports, Mariana is also known as the Mexican Kim Kardashian and is well-known for flaunting her flamboyant lifestyle on social media.

He was previously married to TV news anchor Mara Patricia Castaeda. Previously, the Mexican singer was said to be romantically involved with Karina Ortegón and Esperanza Rendón.

There are no details on whether Vicente Fernandez Jr has a child because that is a private matter.

His father died in 2021 at the age of 81.

Net worth

Vicente Fernandez Jr’s net worth is unknown, but his late father was reportedly worth $25 million, and many believe Vicente has the same net worth as his father.

Kidnapping and Dramatic Rescue

In 1998, the singer found himself in a harrowing situation as he fell victim to a kidnapping orchestrated by the notorious criminal group, Los Mocha Finger. Over the course of 121 agonizing days, he endured their captivity, during which two of his fingers were ruthlessly severed as a chilling warning to his family about the dire consequences of non-compliance.

Throughout this ordeal, the family chose not to involve law enforcement or seek external help, fearing for their loved one’s safety. It was his father who ultimately took the decisive step, paying a staggering sum of approximately $3.2 million in ransom to secure his son’s release.

A decade later, in 2008, a glimmer of justice emerged as reports surfaced indicating that a number of the kidnappers responsible for the singer’s torment had been apprehended and subsequently sentenced to 50 years of imprisonment.

Social Media

Vicente Fernandez Jr is on Instagram with over 380,000 followers on his page.

How did Vicente Fernandez Jr. father die?

Vicente Fernández, the father of Vicente Fernandez Jr. died at the age 81. The iconic Mexican musician Vicente Fernández, affectionately known as the “King of Rancheras” and the “Idol of Mexico,” passed away at the age of 81. He had been admitted to the ICU following a recent fall that left him in critical condition, as announced on the revered singer’s Instagram page. The news of Vicente’s demise comes four months after his family shared on Instagram that he had been hospitalized due to a fall at his ranch. Although his family initially reported that he was in a “serious but stable” condition, they later revealed that he had been placed on a ventilator due to his compromised respiratory system. Vicente Fernández’s passing occurred on Sunday, December 12, 2021.

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