Actress and musician Fanny Lú was born in Cali, Colombia, where she attended the Bolivar High School before moving to France to finish her primary education. Upon returning to Latin America, she studied at the University of the Andes, graduating with a degree in industrial engineering. While still in college, Lú maintained a television career, beginning in 1994 as a presenter on the popular show Locomotora. Her experience on the show gave her countless opportunities to work around musicians and even make forays into production work, learning what it meant to be on the other side of the camera.
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Fanny Lucía Martínez Buenaventura (born February 8, 1973), better known professionally as Fanny Lú, is a Colombian singer-songwriter and actress from Santiago de Cali, Colombia. Born and raised Santiago de Cali, Colombia and she studied an the University of the Andes and got the title like a industrial engineering. She signed with Universal Music Latino like a record label.
She began in the entertainment on Colombia when she participated like presenter on a music magazine called "Siempre Música. After like an announcer in the principal radio stations from her country. However, she wasn't recognized until 1998, when she made part of the cast from the colombian soap opera "Perro Amor".
In 2006 she released Lágrimas Cálidas, winning fame in Colombia and some countries from Latin America, with her two singles that reached the topping on the latin charts. Her 2008 album Dos consolidate her musician career, giving credibility like famous artist. With her hit single "Tú No Eres Para Mi", was number one in several countries. Actually, she released her third album Felicidad y Perpetua on November 2011. Her humanitarian work grented her to be named "Goodwill Ambassador" from the FAO.