Talk about a powerhouse of talent! Talk about musical versatility! Shelly Lares has it all! She writes and co-writes her own material, plays guitar and percussion, puts on a high energy, electrifying live show, and sings with a dynamic voice like there's no tomorrow! If scientists could harness Shelly's energy, we'd have a never ending power source! Couple those talents with beauty, charm, elegance, and a heart as big as Texas and you've got a blockbuster! When SheIly Lares takes to the stage, audiences know that they're in for the ride of their lives.
Year after year, her fans and peers in the Tejano music industry have honored Shelly with numerous awards in recognition of her accomplishments. Since 1984, Shelly Lares has been nominated for an award every consecutive year at the annual Tejano Music Awards. An amazing feat by any standards! Award categories include: Female Entertainer of the Year, Female Vocalist of the Year, Song of the Year, Single of the Year, Vocal Duo of the Year, Album of the Year, and Tejano Country Song of the Year! In addition to her TMA accolades, she has also been honored by the annual Latin Times Music Awards, and the annual Pura Vida Hispanic Music Awards. Recently, Shelly performed on the same stage with rock-a-billy legend, Carl Perkins at a tribute in Wink,Texas for the late rock-n-roll balladeer, Roy Orbinson.
Just as doors have been opened for Shelly by those who believe in her many talents, she too has opened doors for others. Her work on behalf of numerous civic and charitable endeavors and programs is exemplary. Such civic programs as the Downtown Youth Drop-In Center, the San Antonio Children's Shelter, and the P.A.S.S. "Stay in School" program of the Edgewood Independent School District, are dear to Shelly's big heart. Whenever she can do a benefit performance of help in other ways, Shelly is there! Her charitable work has also earned her outstanding recognition and honors by those she has helped.
Signed to an exclusive contract with Manny Music, she has had numerous hit albums over the past five years, including: "Tu Solo Tu"(1989), "Dynamite"(1990), "Sabes Que Si"(1991), "Tejano Star"(1992), "Greatest Hits"(1992),"Apaga La Luz"(I993) and her latest release through Manny/WEA Latina, "Quiero Ser Tu Amante"(1994). The first single from the album, entitled, "Soy Tu Amor" has also been produced as a music video, which is receiving extensive air play.
Whether she's playing to audiences at a rodeo, state fair music festival, awards show, concert, or a charity event, Shelly Lares gives from her heart.
Latest CD/CXT: QUIERO SER TU AMANTE Manny/WEA Latina 13044
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