We are still reeling over the sudden, unexpected death of Mexican singer-songwriter Juan Gabriel.
A legend in Mexico and around the music world, JuanGa, as he was known, leaves behind SO many adoring fans and an unbelievable body of work that spans decades.
JuanGa was flamboyant and fun, and flew in the face of the machismo culture that swirled around him. He made for a visible ally and role model for the gay community, and WOW — could he write a love song!
It's nearly impossible to sum up such a career, but we compiled some of the most impactful, fun, and significant moments of the singer's long time in music (below):