Oscar G
This Libra was born Oscar Sanchez Gonzalez on September 28th and he graduated from Eagle Pass High School. Gonzalez has performed at the Tejano Music Awards every year since 1992 and at the Pura Vida Awards every year since 1993. On the personal side, the Eagle Pass native is married to Gloria, a school teacher, and they have three daughters -- Melissa, Erika, and Michelle.

Discography  



Vinyl Albums
1990        Oscar G                    CBS                RRL-80371
1991        Soy Tuyo                   RP/Sony         RRL-80572

Compact Discs
1992        Navidad Musical        Manny            MCD-3020
1992        Quiereme                   Manny            MCD-3008
1993        Marca Mi Numero     Manny            13026-2
1994        Te Quiero                  WEA Latina    13045-2
1995        Tu Eres Mia               WEA Latina    13054-2
1997        De Nuevo                  Hacienda         HAC-7452

Television Appearances  



Gonzalez has a steller role as Lisa Lopez's husband in his first Telenovela entitled "Camino De Lagrimas." He has also appeared on Padrisimo, Tejano Country, Puro Tejano, the Johnny Canales Show, and "Orale Primo" in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

Awards & Career Highlights


  • 11/1/91 - Latin Times Music Awards: nominated "Male Entertainer of the Year"
  • 11/1/91 - Latin Times Music Awards: nominated "Male Vocalist of the Year"
  • 11/1/91 - Latin Times Music Awards: Gropo Sol nominated "Most Promising Group of the Year"
  • 11/1/91 - Latin Times Music Awards: Oscar G. and Gropo Sol nominated "Progressive Conjunto of the Year"
  • 1992 - Tejano Music Awards: Oscar G. and Gropo Sol nominated "Most Promising Band of the Year"
  • 1992 - Tejano Music Awards: nominated "Male Vocalist of the Year"
  • 1992 - Tejano Music Awards: "Pretty Waitress" nominated "Tejano Country of the Year"
  • 3/93 - Plaque in San Antonio for exemplary accomplishments.
  • 3/12/93 - Tejano Music Awards: "Quiereme" nominated "Song of the Year"
  • 3/12/93 - Tejano Music Awards: nominated "Male Entertainer of the Year"
  • 3/12/93 - Tejano Music Awards: nominated "Male Vocalist of the Year"
  • 3/12/93 - Tejano Music Awards: "Quiereme" nominated "Orchesta/Group Album of the Year"
  • 7/93 - Broadway Specialty Group Award for the Community Service & accomplishments in the field of music.
  • 10/93 - Plaque for participating in the Tejano Music/ Hits Softball Tournament and Music Festival in San Antonio.
  • 93-94 - He was made Honorary Chairman of the District JTPA in S.A. for his loyal dedication, determination, commitment and genuine concern for the welfare and security of all children and youth.
  • 1994 - Plaque from the Halandale Independent School District, in San Antonio, for Superior Achievement & Excellence.
  • 1994 - Valuable Volunteer Awards from the Colombia Heights Elementary in San Antonio.
  • 1994 - Awarded a Plaque from San Antonio's Mayor Nelson Wolff for his commitment to the community.
  • 5/94 - The Ladies Lulac Council #4371 of Fort Worth Texas presented Gonzalez with a Music Award.
  • 1995 - Gonzalez sang the National Anthem at a San Antonio Tejanos game.
  • 4/24/95 - Chairman's Appreciation Award for continued support of the Goodwill Fiesta Fair.
  • 4/17/96 - Plaque from Tafolla Middle School in San Antonio.
  • 1996 - He sang the National Anthem at the Iguanas game.
  • 1996 - Plaque from Rosita Valley Elementary School in Eagle Pass for his support of their Literacy Festival.
  • 1996 - Selected by a statewide committee for a Brillante Award due to his support to the advancement of the Hispanic community of Texas.
  • 10/96 - Elected Chaiman of the Aztec Cultures Arts in Eagle Pass.
  • 10/5/96 - Texas Hispanic Magazine featured Gonzalez as one of the most Influencial Hispanics in Texas.
  • 10/25/96 - Plaque covering the years 1992-1995 for his invaluable service in the effort to prevent drug, alcohol abuse and violence in schools throughout the State of Texas -- from the Texans War On Drugs Red Ribbon Campaign.
  • 11/96 - Plaque for serving as a role model while cooperating with the objectives of the Eagle Pass I.S.D.
  • 5/97 - Plaque for serving as a role model while cooperating with the objectives of the Eagle Pass I.S.D.
  • 1997 - Gonzalez was made honorary Member of the Dallas Lowrider Association from 1992 to 1997.
  • 1996 - City of San Antonio gave Gonzalez a Certificate of Commendation in recognition of his involvement in various humanitarian related endevors by lending his talent in support of various organizations such as the Lil Dribblers and Lil Darling Cheerleaders Programs and the Goodwill Fiesta Fair.
  • 1997 - Good Samaritan Award from San Antonio's Goodwill organization covering 1990-1997.
  • 1997 Distingued Guest Speaker Role Model Award from the Graves Elementary School for the years 1990- 1997.
  • 1997 - Plaque from the Brown Elementary in Lubbock, Texas for making their Cinco De Mayo Celebration a tremendous succcess from 1995-1997.
    Biography researched and prepared by Ramon Hernandez/ Hispanic Entertainment Archives
  • For Bookings contact Oscar G. Management
    Abel Garcia -- 210-733-6391 -- 210-733-8089
    HACIENDA RECORDS
    1236 S. Staples St.
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
    210-882-7066 -- fax: 882-3943