Monica Naranjo Carrasco (born May 23, 1974) is a Spanish singer born in Figueras, a village in Catalonia near Cadaques, Spain.
She started singing at a very young age. Cristobal Sansano became her first producer. After signing with Sony Music, she recorded her debut album MÃ³nica Naranjo in 1994, resulting in the hit songs "Sola", "Solo se vive una vez", "El amor coloca" and "Oyeme".
In April 1996, the artist received acclamations during a performance at Mexico City's Metropolitan Theater. Taking advantage of her popularity, a second album, Palabra de mujer, was issued. The album was a hit, managing to sell more than 2.5 million copies in the United States and Spain, thanks to songs such as "DesÃ¡tame", "Pantera en libertad", "Las campanas del amor", "Entender el amor" or "Empiezo a recordarte".