Johnny Canales

Johnny Canales

Johnny Canales: A Tejano Icon

The Tejano music world is mourning the loss of a beloved figure, Johnny Canales, who passed away at the age of 77. Known for his charismatic presence and significant contributions to the Tejano music scene, Canales was a cherished television host who brought the vibrant sounds of Tejano music into countless homes.

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A Champion for Selena

One of Johnny Canales’ most significant contributions was his role in championing the career of Selena Quintanilla, the Queen of Tejano Music. Canales provided a platform for Selena early in her career, helping her gain recognition and popularity. His support and promotion were instrumental in her rise to stardom, and their professional relationship left an indelible mark on the music industry.

Legacy and Impact

Johnny Canales’ influence extended beyond his support for Selena. As the host of the popular TV show ‘The Johnny Canales Show,’ he showcased numerous Tejano artists, promoting the genre and giving new talent a chance to shine. His catchphrase, “You got it, take it away!” became iconic, encapsulating his energetic and encouraging persona.

Remembering Johnny Canales

Fans and artists alike are reflecting on Johnny Canales’ legacy and the void his passing leaves in the Tejano music community. His dedication to the music and the artists he loved will be remembered for generations to come. As we celebrate his life, we acknowledge his pivotal role in shaping the Tejano music landscape and his unwavering support for artists like Selena.