Fans mourn Tejano icon Emilio Navaira, dead at 53

Tejano icon Emilio Navaira, who also had several country music hits, has died, multiple media outlets reported early Tuesday. He was 53.

According to Univision, Navaira, often called the "Garth Brooks of Tejano," died Monday of a heart attack. Publicist Norma Duran confirmed the news on Facebook, the Latin Times reports.