We remember 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.

DIGEST

Digest Tracklist :

Live In France . Hay Que Entrale A Palos A Ese (2004) . Live In New York . w/ Cachaito – Wahira (2001) . w/ Omara Portuondo – Quizas Quizas Quizas . Dos Gardenias (1999) . w/ Ruben Gonzalez – Live In Paris (1998) . Mami Me Gustó . Afro – Cuban All Stars – Como Fue .

TOP 10

Ibrahim Ferrer Top 10 :

Marieta . Dos Gardenias . Mami Me Gusto . Aquellos Ojos Verdes . Herido De Sombras . Silencio . Guateque Campesino . Bruca Maniguá . Candela . Que Bueno Baila Usted .

SELECTED ALBUMS

Buena Vista Social Club Presents: Ibrahim Ferrer is an album released on June 8, 1999, after the success of the first 1997 Buena Vista Social Club album. >>

Released on March 18, 2003, Buenos Hermanos is an album (produced by Ry Cooder) by Ibrahim Ferrer. >>

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Wikipedia : This day (August 6, 2005), in Havana, Cuba, died Ibrahim Ferrer, a Cuban singer and musicianmember of the Buena Vista Social Club.

@World Circuit Records : On the strength of this he moved to Havana in 1957, where he worked with the legendary Orquesta Ritmo Oriental and the great Beny Moré – perhaps the most important Cuban musician of the twentieth century – before reuniting with Pacho Alonso to form Los Bocucos, named after a drum used in Santiago carnivals.

@allmusic : With the release of the Grammy-winning album Buena Vista Social Club and an acclaimed documentary of the same name, Cuban singer Ibrahim Ferrer vaulted from obscurity and poverty to international fame in the twilight of his life.

@last.fm : Over the next few years, Ferrer would perform with many musical groups, including Conjunto Sorpresa and Orquesta Chepin-Choven. With Alonso, Ferrer primarily performed guarachas, sones and other sorts of up-tempo songs. However, he yearned to sing boleros

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