Both in terms of interpretation and musically speaking, Sesto's show was considered of great quality.Andrew Lloyd Webber admitted that this was the only production that could equal the original American version.
Nació en Alcoy (Alicante – España) el 16 Septiembre 1946.
Perteneció en un principio al grupo musical “Los Botines”, pasando después a dirigir su carrera en solitario.
Sufrió un transplante de hígado y ahora vive recluído en Madrid.
Camilo Blanes Cortés (born 16 September 1946), better known by his stage name Camilo Sesto, is one of the most famous singers from Spain.
Amar, Fresa Salvaje, Como Cada Noche, Con Razón o Sin Razón y To Be a Man (for which he was nominated for the best foreign song award).
In 1973, he represented Spain in the second edition of the OTI Festival, which was held in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte.
He played a part in the Spanish filming of Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Later, he teamed up with singer and producer Juan Pardo, but success would come on its own accord, with his own music works.
There were many convincing ads in local newspapers, and magazines.