Latinos LOVE Rocío Dúrcal. Born as María de los Ángeles de Las Heras Ortíz on October 4, 1944 in Madrid, Spain. The Spanish singer/actress is best known for her classic singing and elegant style. Her voice was impeccable. Her music inimitable. She was one of the best recording artists of our time. And this shows in her record sales. Dúrcal sold over 53 million albums worldwide.