Pérez is born in Camaguey in Cuba, she started her musical
career at the age of ten with guitar lessons. Soon after her first
performance followed as a singer in the Casa de la Cultura in Camaguey.
At the age of nineteen she became a professional soloist and played a
show in hotel Camaguey with Contacto. In the next years Sonia
Pérez preformed with the groups La
Orquesta de Música Moderna, Lagrimas Negras, Maravilla De
Florida and others, playing in different parts of Cuba. At the same
time Sonia Pérez studied at Instituto Superior de Música
In 1994 Sonia Pérez started touring the Netherlands and Belgium
with the group Tradisón. Tradisón played at various radio
en TV shows, and a lot off festivals. Sonia Pérez also recorded
a album with Tradisón.
Since 1995 Sonia Pérez is living in the Netherlands and worked
with different groups, like Cumbanero, Siete Potencias, Perlas Negras,
Trio Amigos and others.
In the beginning of 2006 Sonia Pérez recorded her album "Una
Chica Como Yo" in Cuba. The music was recorded in Cuba, Camagüey
in the summer of 2005. the mix
was made in studio Silvox in the Netherlands. On this disc appear
own compositions as well as two boleros from the repertoire of Sonia
Pérez y Su Sonora Camagüeyana".
Currently Sonia is singing in the Dutch group Caimán. Caimán's latest release is "Somos Caiman".