Chantell

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Chantelle was a popular merengue musical group from Puerto Rico, which performed from the late 1980s to the early 1990s. The group's name comes from the popular French feminine given name (translated to "Chantal" in Spanish and English).

Formed in 1988, Chantelle was an all female music group, which is somewhat of a rarity for tropical music bands. One of their few predecessors in that respect was "Las Chicas Del Can", a Merengue music group from Dominican Republic, that performed during the middle 1980s.

In 1989, Chantelle became known on the Puerto Rican and Latin American airwaves with their biggest hit, "Aunque tu no Quieras" ("Even if you Don't Want to"). That song was about a girl telling her boyfriend that they had to separate, despite their feelings. This song gave Chantelle television and radio coverage, and the three girls in the group (Olga Tañón, Sandra Torres and Daly Fontanez) became famous women, although Olga Tañón became the most famous of the three.

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Meaning of the Name 'Chantell'


  • Meaning: Singer.
  • Origin: French
  • Gender: Female


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  • Chantell's Makeup Bar is Pleased to Pamper People This Spring and Summer
    Chantell K. Crenshaw announce her new business, Chantell’s Makeup Bar. (PRWeb April 15, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11743880.htm Read more on this news related to 'Chantell'
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    GOLF: Dunedoo's Chantell Greaves joined fellow members of Deaf Golf NSW at the Dubbo Easter Tournament held at the weekend. Read more on this news related to 'Chantell'
  • Greaves to represent Australia at World Deaf Golf Championships
    Dunedoo's Chantell Greaves will have the rare opportunity to represent Australia at a global sporting event in the coming months as she travels to America as part of the national team for the World Deaf Golf Championships. Read more on this news related to 'Chantell'

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