During the last few hours, Pepe Aguilar’s name has topped the trending lists in different digital platforms because during a press conference he confronted a journalist who questioned Ángela Aguilar about the controversies that supposedly led her to think about retiring from music, for which the singer was accused of being an overprotective father.
And this is why worth remembering the times that the son of “El Charro de México” has come out in defense of “La Princesa del Regional Mexicano” (The Princess of Regional Mexican music).
Romance with Gussy Lau
As is well known, Ángela Aguilar’s first big scandal was when her romance with composer Gussy Lau, who is older than her by 15 years, was uncovered. After all the commotion that ensued, Pepe Aguilar made a family trip to Europe, and once he was in France, he took advantage of the Arc de Triomphe to ensure that it was precisely where he was taking all the criticism.
However, on his return, he said he did not know what would happen with the working relationship he had with his daughter’s ex-boyfriend, however, everything seems to indicate that they no longer continued collaborating together.
Ángela Aguilar receives criticism after singing the national anthem
In May 2021, Ángela Aguilar was in charge of singing the national anthem prior to a fight with Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez. The criticisms were not long in coming because her interpretation was somewhat accidental. After all, her intonation was not done at the right time. However, Pepe Aguilar made a live broadcast where he emphasized his daughter’s mistake on several occasions.
Still, he was very upset against the criticism made by his detractors on social networks: “Yes, there was a mistake, she messed up, it’s not to shoot her, but many of those who criticize her have no idea what they are talking about,” he commented on that occasion where he regretted that the attention has only been focused on the mistake of his youngest daughter.
Ángela Aguilar does have Argentinian blood
After Argentina’s championship in the Qatar 2022 World Cup, Ángela Aguilar celebrated because she pointed out that she is 25% Argentinean and immediately began to receive criticism, to which she did not respond.
Still, Pepe Aguilar came out to face the comments of her detractors. He called them “argüenderos” and explained that his daughter does have Argentinean blood running in her veins since her maternal grandmother is originally from Buenos Aires. In the broadcast, he assured that he would not tolerate any more attacks against his family and pointed out that “they messed with the lion.”
Pepe Aguilar confronts a journalist
As mentioned before, during a press conference, a journalist questioned Ángela Aguilar about the controversies that supposedly had made her think about retiring. Still, before she could answer, Pepe Aguilar took the floor and attacked the reporter questioning his professionalism. He also asked him to ask questions about his daughter’s successes and not only about her controversies with which “they lie to the public.”