Monica Castro

Paradiso Bar & Lounge
This event was held 10/08/2011.

Monica Castro from Phoenix Arizona is a graduate from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelors degree in eBusiness. Monica is a talented inspiring Tejano Recording Artist releasing her debut album “Yo Sin Ti” in June 2007. The ‚ÄúYo Sin Ti ‚Äúwas accepted and on the ballot of the 2008, 50th Annual Grammy Awards for best Tejano album. Monica received 3 nominations from the 28th Annual Tejano Music Awards including category Best New Female Artist. In 2009, for the 29th Annual TMA‚Äôs Monica was awarded the Tejano Music Award for BEST NEW ARTIST ‚Äì FEMALE. Monica later found out she was the first Tejano Recording Artist in 29 years to win a Tejano Music Award outside of Texas. Monica will forever be in the history books of the Texas Talent Musician‚Äôs Association for 2009 achievements.

The second album entitled “Voy A Pelear” has been released with great reviews. . Monica has 4 hit singles that have come from the Voy A Pelear album at number one on varies Tejano Charts though out the Country and in Mexico. Pobrecita Mi Madrecita held #1 for 11 consecutive weeks on United States / Mexico’s syndicated radio show “TejanoGold Countdown”.

Currently, Monica is working on her 3rd album “PhaZe III” produced by Gilbert Velasquez in San Antonio, TX expected to be released early 2011.