Real name: María Dolores Fernández Pradera
Effective period / Period of releases: 1961 - 2012b. August 29, 1924 - Madrid - Spain
d. May 28, 2018 - Madrid - Spain
Spanish melodic singer and actress, and one of the most prestigious voices in Spain and Latin America. She is also known as María Dolores or La Pradera. Debuted singing in Boite Alazán (Madrid) in 1952.
Most of her recording were done with Los Gemelos guitar duo.
In 1952 she recorded "No me quieras tanto", "Yo no me quiero enterar", "Doña Mariquita de los Dolores" and "La de la Puerta Triana" all composed by Quintero, León y Quiroga for the 1958 movie "Patio Andaluz", actress Ana Mariscal did the playback.