Marcela Navarro, who became the new winner of La voz Peru, surprised all her followers by sharing a moving story that she lived with one of the participants who is showing off at the live concerts of La voz senior.
In an extensive message that he published on his social networks, The singer said that she met Oscar Centeno more than 13 years ago, when he worked at the ticket office of a school where he worked as a teacher.
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“I worked at a ticket office in a school, 13 years ago. I came to Lima to look for an opportunity in music and that was my first job. Every Saturday and Sunday I was going to earn 40 soles a day; It wasn’t much, but that allowed me to pay for my first singing lessons with the soprano Margarita Ponce ”, reads at the beginning of her post on Instagram.
“Basically I was left with 5 soles in my pocket, until I reached the following weekend and thus again to be able to make the necessary money to pay for another hour of weekly class. At the kiosk where I worked, one of my jobs was to give the lunch ticket to some teachers. And of all of them, the most cheerful and full of energy was Don Oscar Centeno, better known at that time as: ‘El Profe Centeno’‘”He added.
Finally, Marcela Navarro said that she recently met Oscar Centeno on the channel.
“When we met again on the channel a few weeks ago, at first we stared at each other without knowing why and a few minutes later, we both said: I know you! We greeted each other and it was exciting to meet again at such a different stage in each of our lives. A stage full of music and dreams that are coming true. What turns life takes! I’m very happy!”.
Who is Marcela Navarro
At 33, Marcela Navarro was crowned the winner of La voz Perú 2021 and signed a contract with Universal Music to release her first song. However, behind this achievement hides a story full of perseverance and constant struggle to achieve his dreams.
He had two defeats on national television between 2012 and 2018, for which he made the decision to travel to the United States looking for a better future. He worked singing in New York train stations for four years, “It became a challenge to make the public turn to see me. I only sang in Spanish and that was my livelihood “, he commented in an interview with La República.
Now, the singer has already composed more than 300 songs and wants the world to know her talent. Therefore, she hopes to be chosen to represent Peru at the Viña del Mar Festival. Likewise, the artist declared that one of her dreams is to be able to make a musical duet with Daniela Darcourt. Finally, he gave some advice to the young people. “It is important that they believe in themselves, that they work and that they never stop learning. I like this phrase: “It is difficult to compete with someone who loves what they do”, ended.