CUBAN

Perez Prado – Last Mambo In Prado

This day (September 14, 1989), in Mexico City, Mexico, died Damasa Perez Prado, Cuban bandleader often referred to as the ‘King of the Mambo’.

Ibrahim Ferrer – Gardenias Keeper

This day (August 6, 2005), in Havana, Cuba, died Ibrahim Ferrer, a Cuban singer and musicianmember of the Buena Vista Social Club. v MORE FROM IBRAHIM FERRER [/toggle]

Compay Segundo – Buena Vida

This day ( July 13, 2003), in Havana, died Máximo Francisco Repilado Muñoz a.k.a Compay Segundo, a Cuban guitar player and member of the Buena Vista Social Club.