Angelina (singer)

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Angelina
Birth name Angelina Camarillo
Born (1976-02-10) February 10, 1976 (age 38)
Union City, California, U.S.
Origin Union City, California, U.S.
Genres Freestyle music, Dance-pop, Latin pop
Occupations Singer, songwriter, teacher
Years active 1996–2009
Labels Upstairs Records
Associated acts NB Ridaz

Angelina Camarillo Ramos, simply known as Angelina, (born February 10, 1976)[1] is an American singer from Union City, California. Angelina is best known for her 1996 hit song "Release Me", which reached # 52 on the Billboard Hot 100.[2]

After her brother Daniel was tragically killed in 2006,[2][3][4][5] Angelina stopped writing songs. She still toured on the dance music circuit for a while after that,[2] eventually leaving the entertainment industry altogether to become a schoolteacher in East San Jose.[2]

Discography[edit]

Year Album Details Positions
EUA
Top Heat

[6]

1996 The Album
  • Released: 29 October 1996
  • Label: Upstairs Records
45
1999 Ven a Mi (Come to Me)
  • Released: 13 July 1999
  • Label: Upstairs Records
2002 Love Ain't Here No More
  • Released: 11 November 2002
  • Label: Upstairs Records

References[edit]

  1. ^ "California Birth Index, 1905–1995". Family Tree Legends Records Collection (Online Database). 
  2. ^ a b c d Pop singer Angelina is now an East San Jose teacher after music stardom and tragedy. San Jose Mercury News (December 6, 2012). Retrieved on 2014-01-31.
  3. ^ Shooting kills two at birthday party in San Leandro. Inside Bay Area (December 24, 2006). Retrieved on 2014-01-31.
  4. ^ SAN LEANDRO / Gunman kills 2 bystanders, wounds 6 outside strip mall bar. SFGate (December 24, 2006). Retrieved on 2014-01-31.
  5. ^ Police Search For Gunman In San Leandro 'Rampage'. ABC Local News (December 24, 2006). Retrieved on 2014-01-31.
  6. ^ "Angelina". Retrieved 12 July 2013. 

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