Jorge Drexler

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Jorge Drexler (n. Montevideo; September 21, 1964), is a critically acclaimed Uruguayan singer/songwriter who resides in Spain, began his recording career in the early 90's but didn't experience mainstream breakthrough success until his seventh album, Eco (2004), and its Oscar-winning song ''Al otro lado del Río''. He comes from a Jewish family that fled persecution in Germany. He studied to become an otolaryngologyst (i.e., ear, throat, and nose doctor) like his parents but ultimately chose to pursue his passion for music. Read more about Jorge Drexler on Last.fm.

Type: Person (Male)
Area: Uruguay
Born: 1964-09-21
Tags: cantautor singer-songwriter latin uruguay spanish

ACHIEVEMENTS

ALBUMS
8
ALBUM WEEKS
89
FIRST WEEK
08/05
LAST WEEK
19/22

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#10
1 wk
12 Segundos De Oscuridad by  Jorge Drexler
38/06 - 44/06 wks: 7
38/06 7 44/06
#77
1 wk

51/21 - 51/21 wks: 1
51/21 1 51/21
#5
1 wk
Amar La Trama by  Jorge Drexler
11/10 - 36/10 wks: 26
11/10 26 36/10
#7
1 wk
Bailar En La Cueva by  Jorge Drexler
13/14 - 28/14 wks: 12
13/14 12 28/14
#48
1 wk
Cara B by  Jorge Drexler
14/08 - 17/08 wks: 4
14/08 4 17/08
#23
1 wk
Eco by  Jorge Drexler
08/05 - 17/05 wks: 10
08/05 10 17/05
#4
1 wk

39/17 - 51/18 wks: 26
39/17 26 51/18
#7
1 wk

17/22 - 19/22 wks: 3
17/22 3 19/22
#4 08/05 89 19/22