“He didn’t come either”, the painful moment of Jimmie Allen announcing Vicente Fernández as the winner

LAS VEGAS, UNITED STATES.- A sad moment lived Country music singer, Jimmie Allenby saying that Vicente Fernández “did not arrive” for his Grammy Award.

the deceased “Charro from Huentitan” competed in the category “Best Regional Music Album” with his album “A mis 80”, the last one he recorded before his death on December 12, 2021.

And it is that apparently the interpreter of “Best Shot” He was not informed that Fernández was dead and regretted that he could not attend the ceremony where his work was recognized.

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“He didn’t come either, but congratulations. This is a great honour, even though you couldn’t make it today” and she accepted the award on his behalf.

The reactions and criticisms against Allen were immediate, as many considered it a lack of respect for the memory of the late ranchera singer.

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They also criticized that the organizers of the event did not warn Allen about Fernández’s death.

in tribute “In Memoriam” Vicente’s image was placed next to all the artists who died in the last 12 months.