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Celia Cruz

Singing With Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has duetted with a myriad of singers of all genres, Latin or not. We have selected eighteen of them : Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Alejandro Fernandez, Jose Feliciano, Tony Bennett,…

Celia Cruz joins Tito Puente at Newport Jazz (1990)

August 18, 1990 - Celia Cruz will join Tito Puente (timbales), Sonny Bravo (p), Bobby Rodriguez (b), Jose Madera (conga), Johnny Rodriguez (bongo), Mario Rivera (ts, fl), David "Piro" Rodriguez (tp), Papo Vazquez (tb) and Jimmy Frisura (tp)…

This week In Singing Ladies 31

Roberta Flack, Lianne La Havas, Chavela Vargas, Emmylou Harris, Margo Timmins, Sarah Vaughan, Aretha Franklin, Celia Cruz, Joss Stone, Pat Benatar, Lady Gaga, Janis Joplin. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 307 Posts we…

Recordamos Celia Cruz. ‘La Cruz Del Sur’

This day (July 16, 2003 ), in Fort Lee, New Jersey, died Celia Cruz, a Cuban-American salsa performer.Digest Tracklist : w/ All Stars Yo viviré (2002) . Bemba Colora (1999) . Carnival (1999) . Usted Abusó (1987) . w/ El Gran Combo -…

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.Digest Tracklist : Oye Como Va . w/ Celia Cruz - Celia & Tito (1999) . Machito Forever…

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 : Live In Paris . Libertad Spirit . Irresistible . Cocinando . w/ Celia Cruz & Adalberto Santiago - Nadie Se Salva De La…

Jazzin’Around Pork Pie Hat

Starting and ending with Charles Mingus's composition 'Goodbye Pork Pie Hat', we have mixed 18 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Charles Mingus'. It has Charlie Haden, Count Basie, Charlie Haden, Billie Holiday & Louis Armstrong…

Much Ado About Nuthing

From 'Salt Peanuts' to 'Get 'em From The Peanut Man (Hot Nuts)' , we have mixed 13 'Jazz, Funk, Latin & Reggae' tunes around the theme of 'Peanuts'. It has Oscar Peterson, Meschiya Lake And The Little Big Horns, Tommy Mccook &…

Fire Departments

From 'Burnin' Coal' to 'Fuegos artificiales' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Fire)'. It has Jazz Crusaders, Sonora Ponceña, Eddie Harris, Celia Cruz and many more.

Donde Caben Dos,…

From 'Galena tres' to 'Tres Canciones' , we have mixed 15 'Totally Latin' tunes around the theme of 'El Número "Tres"'. It has El Catire Carpio, Diomedes Diaz, Juanito Valderrama, Anselmo Lopez Y Saul Vera and many more.

Heart Beats

From 'Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart' to 'Heart On A String', we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Soul' tunes around the theme of 'The Heart'. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more.

“Bolerinas” & Boleros

Featuring Hermanas Marti . Mares Y Arenas . Libertad Lamarque . Volver . Chavela Vargas . Luz De Luna . María Rivas . Trinidad De Boleros . Eugenia León . Noche De Ronda . Linda Ronstadt . Frenesi . Celia Cruz . Tu Voz . Montserrat .…