Irene Cara Escalera was an American singer and actress who rose to prominence for her role as Coco Hernandez in the 1980 musical film Fame, and for recording the... Wikipedia
- Born: Irene Cara Escalera, March 18, 1959, New York City, U.S.
- Died: November 25, 2022, Largo, Florida, U.S.
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter, actress
- Years active: 1965–2011
- Known for: Sparkle Williams – Sparkle, Coco Hernandez – Fame
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