Laura Elena Villa is famous as the wife of late Mexican musician, songwriter, and singer Armando Manzanero. Armando Manzanero was a maestro famous for songs like Somos Novios which was a big hit in the 1970s.
Table of Biography
Laura Elena Villa was born in the year 1971 to a typical Mexican family in Mexico. Laura belongs to white ethnicity and holds Mexican nationality. Moreover, Laura is currently 50 years old in 2021. Besides that, there is no more information regarding Laura’s birthplace, parents, siblings, and early childhood life. Looking at Laura’s success and popularity, we can assume that she was well raised by her parents in her hometown.
Talking about Laura’s academic qualifications, there is not much detailed information regarding her educational life. Moreover, we can assume that Laura completed from well known University in her hometown.
Talking about Laura’s professional careers, there is no information about her professional life. Her previous profession and her current profession are not available on the internet. Besides that, Laura is popular as the wife of Armando Manzanero wife. Her husband Armando was a maestro and singer from Mexico. At the age of 15, Armando composed his first song titled Nunca en el Mundo in 1950. The song released in 21 different languages up to this time. Armado signed a deal with the Mexican branch of CBS International as a music director in 1957. Moreover, Armando also signed a deal with EMI as a Musical Promoter in 1957. After a year later, Armando became a pianist for Latin American artists like Pedro Vargas, Lucho Gatica, and Raphael. In 1959 Armado recorded his first album called Mi Primera Grabacion.
Armando’s song Somos Novios was re-released with new lyrics by Elvis Presley’s composer Sid Wayne in 1970. The English version of the song Somos Novios was It’s Impossible. The song nominated for a Grammy and performed by Perry Como. With his song Señor Amor, Armando won first place at the Mallorca Festival in Spain in 1978. Moreover, Yamaha Festival honored his song Corazón Amigo in 1982. Billboard magazine awarded Armando for his musical career in 1993. Armando was also the President and main director of the Mexican National Association of Authors and Composers in 2011. Armando had won several awards like the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, Billboard Latin Music Hall of Fame, and many others.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Armado hospitalized in Mexico City on December 17, 2020. Armado was diagnosed with COVID-19 and later died due to the virus on December 28, 2020, at the age of 85.
Achievements and Net Worth
Talking about Laura’s awards and nominations, she hasn’t won them so far. Moreover, looking at Laura’s popularity, we can presume that she will earn some of them in the coming years.
Due to a lack of information about Laura, there is no information about Laura’s net worth. Laura has not revealed any information about her net worth or salary. Moreover, Laura has managed to keep her personal life private. But as the wife of a legendary Mexican singer, Laura’s net worth is around $40 million US dollars.
Laura married Armando in the year 2014. Before Armando’s marriage with Laura, he was married three times and had four children. Moreover, the age gap between Laura and Armando was 36 years. Despite their age gap, they share huge love and respect for each other. Laura and Armando were together until Armando’s death on December 28, 2020. And as of she is a widow.
Talking about Laura’s rumors and his controversy, the age gap between her and Armando created little controversy. Besides that, Laura is not part of any huge controversy. Moreover, Laura likes to keep a distance from the rumors and the controversy.
Body Measurement and Social media
Laura Elena Villa stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 78 Kg. Laura has brown hair and brown eyes. Besides that, Laura’s other body measurements are not available.
Laura Elena Villa is not available on any social media account like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Moreover, Laura likes to keep the details about her personal life to herself.