Feliz Cumpleaños Omara Portuondo. ‘La Gran De Este Mundo’

This day (October 29, 1930), in Havana, Cuba, is born Omara Portuondo Peláez, a Cuban singer and dancer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Joss Stone – Cuba (2019) 2 . Unplugged in Havana Cuba (2018) 3 . w/ Natalia Lafourcade – Tú Me Acostumbraste (2017) 4 . w/ Eliades Ochoa – Lágrimas Negras (2015) 5 . La Sitiera 6 . Dos Gardenias y Besame mucho (2005) 7 . Flor de Amor 8 . Suavecito 9 . w/ Ibrahim Ferrer –…

Omara Portuondo releases her nineteenth solo album : ‘Flor de Amor’ (2004)

Omara Portuondo's 'Flor de Amor' is her nineteenth solo album containing a collection of love songs and released on May 25, 2004 by World Circuit.Track Listing : 1.Tabú (Margarita Lecuona) - 04:19 . 2.Amor De Mis Amores (María Teresa Lara) - 03:23 . 3.Alma De Roca (Lily Batet) - 03:35 . 4.Mueve La Cintura Mulato (Alejandro Enis Almenares) - 03:35 . 5.Junto A Un Cañaveral (Omara Portuondo) - 03:30…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 44/52

Bonnie Raitt & Crosby Stills and Nash, Tony Bennett & k d Lang, Omara Portuondo & Natalia Lafourcade, Celine Dion & Ne Yo, Mariah Carey & Joe, Maroon 5 & SZA, Patti Austin & Kurt Elling, Carlos Santana & Los Lobos, Elton John, Eric Clapton & Mark Knopfler, Metallica & Ray Davies, U2 & Patti Smith, Todd Rundgren & Taj Mahal

This week In Singing Ladies 44/52

Eva Cassidy, Beth Hart, Lisa Stansfield, Yma Sumac, Jennifer Rush, Céline Dion, Omara Portuondo, Melody Gardot, Paloma Faith, Judy Garland, Emeli Sandé, Linda Ronstadt

This week In Collaborations 31/52

Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Billy Joel & Boyz Ii Men, Bob Dylan, Keith Richards & Ron Wood, George Harrison, Eric Clapton & Leon Russell , John Lennon & Paul Mccartney, Larry Coryell & Murali Coryell, Sachal Jazz Ensemble & Wynton Marsalis , George Duke & Billy Cobham, Carlos Santana & Jerry Garcia, Liza Minnelli & Pet Shop Boys, Lang Lang &…

This week In Singing Ladies 21/52

Lalah Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight, Minnie Riperton, Diana Ross, Lauryn Hill, En Vogue, Tina Turner, Jewel & Beyonce, Omara Portuondo

World Circuit publish ‘Buena Vista Social Club’ featuring Ry Cooder and Cuban musicians (1997)

Buena Vista Social Club' is an album by American guitarist Ry Cooder and traditional Cuban musicians, released on September 16, 1997 by World Circuit Records.1 . Chan Chan (Carnegie Hall) 2 . En Chile De Camino A La Vereda, 2011 3 . El Cuarto De Tula (Gran Teatro De La Habana) 4 . El Cuarto De Tula 5 . Candela (Amsterdam) Track listing : 1.Chan Chan (Francisco Repilado, Compay Segundo) - 04:16…

We remember Ibrahim Ferrer. ‘Gardenias Keeper’

This day (August 6, 2005), in Havana, Cuba, died Ibrahim Ferrer, a Cuban singer and musician, member of the Buena Vista Social Club.Tracklist : 1 . Live In France 2 . Hay Que Entrale A Palos A Ese (2004) 3 . Live In New York 4 . w/ Cachaito - Wahira (2001) 5 . w/ Omara Portuondo - Quizas Quizas Quizas 6 . Dos Gardenias (1999) 7 . w/ Ruben Gonzalez - Live In Paris (1998) 8 . Mami Me Gustó 9 .…

We remember 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.Tracklist : 1 . Compay Segundo - Chan Chan (1999) 2 . Compay Segundo y sus Muchachos - Mi Linda Guajira (1999) 3 . Compai Secundo & Omara Portuondo – Live in Germany (1998) 4 . Ry Cooder & Buena Vista Social Club - Y Tu Que Has…

Nonesuch publish ‘Buena Vista Social Club Presents: Ibrahim Ferrer’ (1999)

Buena Vista Social Club Presents: Ibrahim Ferrer' is an album released on June 8, 1999 by Nonesuch, after the success of the first 1997 Buena Vista Social Club album.1 . Mami, Me gusto I 2 . Nuestra Ultima Cita 3 . Cienfuegos Tiene Su Guaguancó (w/ Buenavista Social Club) 4 . Silencio 5 . Qué Bueno Baila Usted (w/ Buenavista Social Club) 6 . Como Fue Track Listing : 1.Bruca Maniguá (Arsenio…

This week In New Music Videos N°178

k.d. lang, pradkin, Griff, Cheat Codes, The Wombats, Omara Portuondo . Gaby Moreno, Melissa Etheridge, Charlotte Day Wilson, The Academic, Audrey Mika, Smash Into Pieces, SolomunThey are the performers of the music videos that caught, these past days, our interest and musical or visual liking. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . k.d. lang . Sexuality Lyrics…

Redemption Song

Starting and ending with 'Redemption Song ' made famous by Bob Marley, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has The Drifters, Johnny Cash, The Coasters, Roberta Flack and many more.

A New Year, Baby et al

From 'You're The First The Last My Everything' to 'So What's New' , we have mixed 17 'Jazz, Latin and Soul' tunes around the theme of 'Anything New And First'. It has Lionel Hampton, Omara Portuondo, Ethel Waters, Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass and many more.

Jazzin’Around The Best Is Yet To Come

Starting and ending with Frank Sinatra's composition 'The Best Is Yet To Come', we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue that you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'Frank Sinatra'. It has Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Bradley Leighton & Paula Prophet, Olivia Byington, Egberto Gismonti and many more.