Tito Puente records the album ‘Dance Mania’ for RCA (1957)

Tito Puente's "Dance Mania" is a studio album featuring Ray Barretto among other guests, recorded in November / December 1957 and released in 1958 by RCA

1 . El Cayuco

2 . Complicación (w/ Santitos Colón)

3 . Llegó Miján ("The Music Of Puente," w/ Machito & Henriquez)

4 . Cuando Te Vea ( w/ Latin Jazz Ensemble, Arr. Gil Lopez )

5 . Mambo Gozon

6 . Agua Limpia (w/ Jose Arroyo)

Track Listing : 1.El Cayuco (Tito Puente) - 02:33.2 . Complicación (Francisco Aguabella) - 03:18 . 3.3-D Mambo (Ray Santos) - 02:23 . 4.Llego Mijan (Tito Puente) - 03:10 . 5.Cuando Te Vea (Tito Puente) - 04:10 . 6.Hong Kong Mambo (Tito Puente) - 03:42 . 7.Mambo Gozón (Tito Puente) - 02:44 . 8.Mi Chiquita Quiere Bembe (Tito Puente) - 03:55 . 9.Varsity Drag (Lew Brown, Buddy Desylva, Ray Henderson) - 02:48 .

We remember Tito Puente. ‘Tito El Timbalero’

This day (June 1, 2000), in New York City, New York, died Ernesto Antonio Puente a.k.a Tito Puente, a Latin jazz and salsa musician and composer.

Tracklist :

1 . Oye Como Va

2 . w/ Celia Cruz – Celia & Tito (1999)

3 . Machito Forever (1995)

4 . El Rey Del Timbal

5 . Maria Cervantes (1983)

6 . w/ The Latin Percussion Jazz Ensemble (1980)

7 . w/ Frankie Figueroa – Nina Y Senora (1972)

8 . El Cumbanchero (1965)

Tracklist :

Oye Como Va . Ran Kan Kan . Mambo Gozon . Take Five . El Cayuco . Hong Kong Mambo . Mambo Diablo . Salsa Y Sabor . Speak Low . Pata Pata .

Tito Puente and Friends - that is Carlos Santana, Armando Peraza, Eddie Palmieri, Rubén Blades, Nicky Marrero, Oreste Vilato, Dave Valentin, Papo Vázquez, Andy González and more - perform at Pier 84 in New-York City >> 21 MINUTES on

Singing With Celia Cruz

Pete "El Conde" Rodríguez , Angela Carrazco, La India, Oscar D'Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Olga Guillot, Lola Flores, Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Tito Puente, Marc Anthony, Patti Labelle, Raphael , Fania All Stars

This week In One-Off Collaborations 29/52

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan, Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente, Bob Weir & Grace Potter, John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter, John Mayall & Eric Clapton, Eric Clapton, David Sanborn, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller & Joe Sample, Bobby Mcferrin & The Yellowjackets, Rick Wakeman & Jon Lord, Carlos Santana & John Mclaughlin, Al Di Meola, Chick Corea & Billy Cobham, Laurindo Almeida & The Modern Jazz Quartet

This week In One-Off Collaborations 26/52

Leonard Cohen & Sonny Rollins, John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt, Stanley Clarke & George Duke, Tito Puente & Carlos Santana, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang & Ronnie Wood, Diana Krall & Elvis Costello, Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks, Deborah Harry & Joss Stone, Madonna & Gogol Bordello, Linkin Park & Jay Z, Diane Charlemagne & Moby, David Gilmour & Roger Waters

We remember Ray Barretto. ‘The Other Road’

This day (February 17, 2006), in Hoboken, New Jersey, died Ray Barretto, a Puerto Rican conga player.

Tracklist :

1 . Me Voy Pa´Mi Islita

2 . Live In Paris

3 . Irresistible

4 . w/ Ruben Blades - Canto Abacua

5 . Cocinando

6 . Todo Se Va A Poder

7 . w/ Celia Cruz & Adalberto Santiago - Nadie Se Salva De La Rumba

Tracklist :

Acid . Pastime Paradise . Indestructible . El Watusi . A Deeper Shade Of Soul . Summertime . Soul Drummers . Together . El Hijo de Obatala . El Nuevo Barretto .

Wikipedia : This day (February 17, 2006), in Hoboken, New Jersey, died Ray Barretto

, a Puerto Rican conga player.

@allmusic: His records often have a more tense, more adventurously eclectic edge than those of most conventional salsa groups, unafraid to use electronics and novel instrumental or structural

Happy Birthday Sheila E. ‘E Like Energy’

This day (December 12, 1957), in Oakland, California is born Sheila Escovedo a.k.a Sheila E. an American drummer and percussionist,

Tracklist :

1 . Everyday People (2020)

2 . A Love Bizarre (2019)

3 . at the Timberwolves halftime show (2019)

4 . When Doves Cry (2017)

5 . Girl Meets Boy (2016)

6 . Lovely Day (2014)

7 . Drum Solo (2011)

8 . w/ Prince E –In Oakland (2011)

9 . w/ Ringo Starr – A Love Bizarre (2006)

10 . Holly Rock

11 . The Glamorous Life (1985)

12 . w/ Tito Puente & PETE ESCOVEDO – Latina Familia

13 . The Belle Of St. Mark

14 . w/ George Duke & Bernie Mac – Midnight Mac

15 . w/ George Duke – Dukey Stick (1978)

16 . @ Red Bull Music Academy

Tracklist :

The Glamorous Life . A Love Bizarre . Family Affair (Percussion Jam) . The Belle of St. Mark . Santa Baby .Shortberry

Columbia publish Santana’s third album : ‘Santana (III)’ (1971)

'Santana (III) ' is their third (and second self-titled) studio album released in September 1971 in September 1971 by Columbia.

1 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992)

2 . Batuka No One To Depend On (San Quentin Prison )

3 . No One To Depend On (1993)

4 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992)

5 . Toussaint Louverture (Earthquake Relief, 1989)

6 . Everybody's Everything (w/ SRV)

7 . Everybody's Everything

8 . Guajira (Montreux, 2004)

9 . Guajira (Sacred Fire, Mexico)

10 . Guajira (Kaiser Gold Sounds 96, São Paulo)

11 . Para Los Rumberos

Track listing : 1.Batuka (José Areas, David Brown, Mike Carabello, Greg Rolie, Michael Shrieve) - 03:34 . 2.No One to Depend On (Coke Escovedo, Greg Rolie, Mike Carabello) - 05:31 . 3.Taboo (José Areas, Greg Rolie) - 05:34 . 4.Toussaint

Singing With Gloria Estefan

Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Alejandro Fernandez, Jose Feliciano, Tony Bennett, . Sync, James Ingram, Aretha Franklin, Pitbull, Ricky Martin, Celia Cruz, Celine Dion, Patti Labelle, Arturo Sandoval

Santana record in Japan, a triple live album to be released as ‘Lotus’ (1973)

Santana's 'Lotus' is a live album recorded on July 3 & 4, 1973 in Japan and released as a triple vinyl in May 1974 by Columbia.

1 . Incident At Neshabur (8/18/1970, Tanglewood)

2 . LIGHT OF LIFE, SE ACABO (CASTILLOS DE ARENA)

Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Gregg Rolie) - 03:23 . 2.A-1 Funk (José Chepitó Areas / Tom Coster, Richard Kermode, Armando Peraza, Doug Rauch, Carlos Santana, Santana, Michael Shrieve) - 03:13 . 3.Every Step Of The Way (Michael Shrieve) - 11:30 . 4.Black Magic Woman (Peter Green) - 03:38 . 5.Gypsy Queen (Santana) - 03:57 . 6.Oye Como Va (Tito Puente) - 05:47 . 7.Yours Is The Light (Richard Kermode, Michael Shrieve) - 05:30 . 8.Batuka (José Chepitó Areas, D. Brown, David Brown, Mike Carabello, Gregg Rolie, Carlos Santana, Neal Schon, Michael Shrieve) - 00:55 .

We remember Herbie Mann. ‘Mann On The Flute’

This day (July 1, 2003), in Santa Fe, New Mexico, died Herbert Jay Solomon a.k.a Herbie Mann, an American jazz flutist

Tracklist :

1 . w/ Dave Valentin & Tito Puente – Jungle Fantasy

2 . Sunny (1994)

3 . Keep The Spirits Singing (1990)

4 . Memphis Underground (1989)

Tracklist :

MEMPHIS UNDERGROUND . Comin' Home Baby . Push Push . New Orleans . One Note Samba . Cajun Moon . Caravan . St. Louis Blues . The Peanut Vendor . Battle Hymn of the Republic .

Wikipedia : This day (July 1, 2003), in Santa Fe, New Mexico, died Herbert Jay Solomon a.k.a Herbie Mann, an American jazz flutist

Herbie Mann: His percussion-heavy ensembles, apart from the audience excitement they generated, also proved to be an excellent counterpoint to his flute, the drums creating a wall of background noise

Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson

Bassist (and contra bassist) extraordinaire, Anthony Jackson, who turns 69 today - Happy Birthday - has been for almost 50 years a "top session bassist".

Very much in demand, Anthony has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on //go.rvm.pm/anthonyjackson).

The 'Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson' are with Chaka Khan, Michel Petrucciani and Hiromi plus a Session bonus with Dizzy Gillespie. Enjoy!



Track Listing : 1 . Chaka Khan - At Roxy Theater, Los Angeles June 7, 1981 :

We Can Work It Out - I Know You,I Live You - Medley - Any Old Sunday - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me - Medley - Dancin' In The Streets] - I'M Every Woman . 2 . Michel Petrucciani Trio - Kultur-Und Kongreßzentrum Liederhalle, Stuttgart, Germany On February 8, 1998 : Little Peace In C…

We remember Hilton Ruiz. ‘Hilton in the House’

This day (June 6, 2006), in New York City, New York, died Hilton Ruiz, a Puerto Rican American jazz pianist.

Tracklist :

1 . Live in New York

2 . Borinquen Jazz – Mazacote (2004)

3 . w/ Chris Washburne Quartet & Hilton Ruiz - Live in New York (2004)

4 . Tito Puente & Amigos - New Arrival

5 . In 1994

6 . Roland Kirk - Live in Montreux (1975)

Tracklist :

Home Cookin' . Something Grand . Mr. Kenyatta . On Green Dolphin Street . Michael's Mambo . New Arrival . Shades Of Thelonius . Silhouette . Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer . My Little Brown Book .

Rahsaan Roland Kirk is with Hilton Ruiz (p), Henry Pete Pearson (b), Sonny Brown (d) and Todd Barkan (perc) at Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland >> 27 MINUTES on RVM >>

Wikipedia: This day (June 6, 2006), in New York City, New York, died

Santana releases their twenty-second album : ‘Corazón’ recorded with Gloria Estefan, Juanes, Miguel and others (2014)

Santana's 'Corazón' is their twenty-second studio album recorded with various singers and released on May 6, 2014 by Rca/Sony Latin Iberia. .

1 . Saideira (w/ Samuel Rosa, Spanish Version)

2 . Saideira (w/ Samuel Rosa, Portuguese Version)

3 . La Flaca (w/ Juanes, Guadalajara, 2013)

4 . La Flaca (w/ Juanes)

5 . La Flaca (w/ Juanes)

6 . Oye Como Va (2014, New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival)

7 . Iron Lion Zion

Santana - Corazon

Track Listing : 1.Saideira (Rodrigo Leão, Samuel Rosa, Juan Pablo Sorin) - 03:55 . 2.La Flaca (Pau Dones) - 04:10 . 3.Mal Bicho (Flavio Oscar Cianciarulo) - 03:37 . 4.Oye 2014 (Niles Hollowell-Dhar, Armando Christian Perez, Tito Puente) - 03:22 . 5.Iron Lion Zion (Bob Marley) - 04:30 . 6.Una Noche En Napoles (China Forbes, Thomas Lauderdale) - 04:29 .

Santana record their second album : ‘Abraxas’ featuring ‘Black Magic Woman’ and ‘Oye Como Va’ (1970)

Santana's 'Abraxas' is their second studio album recorded on April 17 and May 2, 1970 in San Francisco and released in September 1970 by Columbia.

1 . Black Magic Woman / Gypsy Queen / Soul Sacrifice (Cal Jam'78)

2 . Samba Pa Ti (Mexico)

Santana - Abraxas

Track Listing : 1.Singing Winds, Crying Beasts (Mike Carabello) - 04:51 . 2.Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen (Peter Green, Gábor Szabó) - 05:22 . 3.Oye Como Va (Tito Puente) - 04:16 . 4.Incident At Neshabur (Alberto Gianquinto, Carlos Santana

) - 04:57 . 5.Se A Cabo (José Areas) - 02:50 . 6.Mother'S Daughter (Gregg Rolie) - 04:25 . 7.Samba Pa Ti (Instrumental) (Carlos Santana) - 04:54 . 8.Hope You'Re Feeling Better (Gregg Rolie) - 04:11 . 9.El Nicoya (José Areas) - 01:30
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A Box Of Candies

From 'Chocolate Shake' to 'Candy Man' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz And Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Chocolates & Candies'. It has Stan Getz , Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder, Les Primitifs Du Futur, Juan Formell Y Los Van Van and many more.

One Broadway

From 'Give my regards to Broadway' to 'Broadway Bossa Nova', we have mixed 18 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Broadway'. It has Dave Brubeck, Herb Ellis. Bob Maize. Jimmy Smith , Mongo Santamaria, Peruchin & Charlie Palmieri and many more.

More Than Youmans

From 'Carioca' to 'Orchids In The Moonlight' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Vincent Youmans'. It has Blossom Dearie, Dave Brubeck, Tommy Dorsey, Sonny Criss and many more.

Hey Jude

Starting and ending with 'Hey Jude' made famous by The Beatles, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Chuck Berry, John Holt, Baba Yaga, Surfaris and many more.

Africanisms

From 'Para Africa Traigo Mi Son' to 'Ritmo Africano' , we have mixed 18 'Tropical Rhythms' tunes around the theme of 'Africa meets Jazz meets Latin'. It has Tabu Ley Rochereau, Dizzy Gillespie, Cal Tjader, Eubie Blake and many more.

Jazzin’Around Naima

Starting and ending with John Coltrane's composition 'Naima', we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'John Coltrane'. It has Dave Valentin, McCoy Tynerr, Marilyn Monroe, Mary Lou Williams and many more.

Three is A Crowd

From 'Three Note Samba' to 'Three For The Festival' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz with a Slice of Latin' tunes around the theme of 'The number "Three"'. It has Joshua Redman, Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra, Pat Martino, Gary US Bonds and many more.

Cubop-A-Lula

From 'Go Bongo' to 'Mama Inez 1947', we have mixed 19 'Latin Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Cuban Influences'. It has Chico O'Farrill, Charlie Parker & Machito, Candido, James Moody and many more.

Conga Summit

Featuring Patato . Giovanni Hidalgo . Ray Barretto . Tata Guines . La Percusion Cubana . Jack Constanzo . Armando Peraza . Congas . Bongos . Poncho Sanchez . Latin Music . Ruben Blades . Tito Gomez . Ban Ban Quere . Francisco Aguabella . Santana

Guaguancos

Featuring Guaguancó . Dancing . Guaguancó . Rap . Conjunto Folklorico Nacional . Yoannis . Bailando . Clave . Panga . Congas Mantanzas . Camerata . HeRMaNoS LeBRoN

Your Favourite Dizzy

From 'A Night In Tunisia' to 'The Champ', the 15 most popular songs of Dizzy Gillespie, ', an American jazz trumpet player, bandleader, singer, and composer. Together with Charlie Parker, he was a major figure in the development of bebop and modern jazz.'

Please Weight on Line

From 'Fat Boy Rag' to 'Fine Fat Daddy', we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Fat and Fats'. It has Roland Kirk, Dave Brubeck, Astor Piazzolla & Goyeneche, Swing Shift Band and many more..