The two forms of music are literally singing history books. See more of Little Joe Y La Familia on Facebook. Erica has covered a wide array of stories all over Central and South Texas. You can catch Erica on GMSA and GMSA at 9 most mornings. Over four decades in the music business, Hernandez has cut some 50 albums and been involved in arranging sessions fees for many musicians, especially when running his own label, Buena Suerte. Page Transparency See More. 5x Grammy Award winning Tejano artist, Little Joe Y La Familia. Little Joe Hernandez has recorded more than 70 albums across a career that spans six decades.

Log In. Little Joe Hernandez has recorded more than 70 albums across a career that spans six decades. A few days later his wife, daughter, niece and some of his staff members also tested positive.“It started with the aching feeling like the flu, body aches and stuff, but the sweats, the fever, it’s terrible,” Hernandez said.He got really concerned when he started having some breathing problems.“Gracia a Dios (thanks to God) that it came and went,” Hernandez said.Everyone has since recovered but Hernandez is still dealing with some lingering lung problems.“I hope that the people that have not yet experience it will really take care of themselves because it’s not just one’s self, it’s our family, our loved ones, our friends,” Hernandez said. Seems Little Joe has his father's luck with women. On Wednesday, his bandleader and spokesperson Thomas Cruz posted an update on social media, saying Little Joe was still in the process of recovering.“It has not been an easy straight forward recovery,” Cruz said. Initially established as Little Joe and the Latinaires in the early 1960s, the band’s image and sound changed over the years, leading to a name change as well to Little Joe Y La Familia.
Create New Account. In the late '90s, he began performing with the all-star band the Texas Tornados. In the tradition of orquesta tejana, Little Joe Hernandez is hardly a diminutive figure. Articles and all photos by Ramón Hernández. About See All (254) 773-1775. The result has been called a true hybrid of ranchero and jaitón, bringing in everything from conjunto polkas to country & western, blues, and jazz.

“I hope that it will inspire and motivate the reader and I would really appreciate if the young generation would read the book and think about who they are and their roots.”Watch the video below to hear more about the biography that is now on sale on Amazon and the Erica Hernandez is an Emmy award-winning journalist with more than 10 years of experience in the broadcast news business. Musician/Band. There’s one thing Joe Hernandez hasn’t quite accomplished during a pioneering half-century musical career. Perhaps part of this accepting relationship with his audience is due to this artist's involvement with grassroots politics as well as music. Meet Little Joe’s Baby Brother. He is featured in the documentary film Tex-Mex: Music of the Texas-Mexican Borderlands, and has also done a few acting jobs, including director Cesar Alejandro's gritty Down in the Barrio. It is rare for such an innovative piece of music to attain such popularity, but this theme did so among Chicano listeners throughout the Southwest. Seems Little Joe has his father's luck with women. Erica has covered a wide array of stories all over Central and South Texas. Little Joe is of Mexican descent. Depending on your age, you may also remember Tony “Top” Hernández or Jimmy “La Avispa” Hernández? “Joe has had setbacks and improvements throughout the ordeal but is doing better as of today.”Cruz also revealed that Hernandez’s wife, daughter, niece and some staff members are also recovering from COVID-19.The 79-year-old singer is a music legend and has been entertaining audiences for over 50 years and is known as the “King of the Brown Sound.”Erica Hernandez is an Emmy award-winning journalist with more than 10 years of experience in the broadcast news business. Little Joe gets married then his wife burns in a fire. Now his bandleader is sharing an update.
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