This day (October 9, 1941), in Quivicán, Cuba, is born Chucho Valdés, a Cuban pianist, bandleader and founder of Irakere.
This day (October 4, 2009), in Buenos Aires, died Mercedes Sosa, an Argentinian singer.
Buena Vista Social Club’ is an album by American guitarist Ry Cooder and traditional Cuban musicians, released on September 16, […]
This day (September 14, 1989), in Mexico City, Mexico, died Damasa Perez Prado, Cuban bandleader often referred to as the […]
Eliades Ochoa’s ‘Tributo al Cuarteto Patria’ is an album dedicated to the band he now leads and released on September […]
‘Santana (III) ‘ is their third (and second self-titled) studio album released in September 1971 in September 1971 by Columbia.
‘Santana’ is their debut studio album released in August 1969 by Columbia.
August 26, 1971 – the Fania All Stars featuring Ray Barretto, Willie Colón, Larry Harlow, Johnny Pacheco, Bobby Valentín, Roberto […]
August 23, 2014 – Egberto Gismonti performs solo at Teatro Bradesco in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
August 15, 1997 – Tito Puente will be with Sonny Bravo (p), Andy González (b), Johnny Rodriguez (bongo), Lewis Khan […]
This day (August 6, 2005), in Havana, Cuba, died Ibrahim Ferrer, a Cuban singer and musicianmember of the Buena Vista […]
Celia Cruz’ ‘Regalo del Alma’ is her last studio album released on August 5, 2003 by Sony International.
This day (August 5, 2012), in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, died Isabel Vargas Lizano a.k.a. Chavela Vargas, a Costa Rican-born Mexican […]
This day (July 20, 1947), in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, México, is born Carlos Augusto Santana Alves simply known as […]
This day (July 16, 1948 ), in Panama City, Panama, is born Rubén Blades, a Panamanian salsa singer and songwriter
This day (July 16, 2003 ), in Fort Lee, New Jersey, died Celia Cruz, a Cuban-American salsa performer. v MORE […]
This day ( July 13, 2003), in Havana, died Máximo Francisco Repilado Muñoz a.k.a Compay Segundo, a Cuban guitar player […]
This day (July 11, 1943), in Caracas, Venezuela, is born Oscar D’León, a Venezuelan salsa musician.
Chucho Valdés’ ‘Border-Free’ is an album recorded with the Afro-Cuban Messengers and released on July 9, 2013 by Comanche/Jazz Village.
This day (July 4, 1992), in Buenos Aires, Argentina, died Astor Piazzolla, an Argentine tango composer and bandoneón player.