Alberto Aguilera Valadez, better known as John Gabriel, He was a singer of different musical styles, such as ranchera, ballad, bolero, and pop music, among others. Also, it was a record producer, philanthropist, actor and songwriter, considered one of the best in Mexico.
was born a January 7, 1950 in Parácuaro, Michoacán, and died on August 28, 2016, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, United States, because of a heart attack, leaving an immense legacy of music.
It was recently announced that the Mexican singer, originally from the state of Michoacan, was spied on by the General Directorate of Security (DFS), the investigation and espionage agency of the PRI governments of the 70s and 80s, to investigate aspects of the singer’s life, from his properties, criminal record, and his intimate life.
The DSF file was released by the media The universal, who described that, according to the document, the time he was Juan Gabriel in Lecumberri prison, when in 1970 he was accused of theft and damage to other people’s property, he had intimate relations with his cellmates, one of them accused of homicide. In addition, it is ensured that when leaving the so-called black palace, also kept intimate relations with a senior official of Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) and with a famous artist and singer who began his career in the early 1980s and is still going strong.
John Gabriel He was active for many years in the artistic world, which allowed him to accumulate a great fortune that, according to some media, was $30 million. Thanks to this, it was possible to lead a life of luxury and eccentricity.
When he came to travel by plane, the Divo de Juárez, as he was known, spared no expense and always tried to do it full of luxuries and comforts. It was for this that for his tour “MéXXIco es todo”, held in the United States in 2016, Before his death, he decided to acquire two aircraft, in order to move from one city to another.
One of these aircraft was called the noa noa express, which had eight seats and was not transoceanic, but it served him to leave the stage and move home without problems. The approximate value of the plane was $12 million.
In addition, it had a jet for 20 seats with jacuzzi, kitchen, living room, among others, which was used for his trip to Ecuador in 2014.
Throughout his career, he sold 150 million albums, approximately, and as a producer, 75 million, in addition to obtaining royalties from some 1,800 songs he composed. Once the producer Louis of Llano, in an interview, pointed out that Juan Gabriel was one of the singers who came to ask for a Hindu dressing room.
“…Juan Gabriel asked me for a Hindu dressing room, so I had to go to Acapulco, Juan Gabriel had a fixation with Hindu things, the studio that had everything was Hindu, the things, the lights, the colors, the whole thing I really liked that vibe…”, said the producer in the interview.
Also, the singer-songwriter had several properties in Mexico and the United States, including two luxury homes in La Vegas, one of them, located on Pinto Lane, considered one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the city of the game. this one had 12 thousand square feet, nine rooms, nine bathrooms, three swimming pools, and several tunnels and secret passageways.
On another occasion, the host and model Montserrat Oliver, He also said that during a talk with the singer, he confessed that he used every day brand new Calvin Klein briefs, Well, he didn’t like someone else to wash that garment for him, so he preferred to use them only once and throw them in the trash.