Tag: Biography

Celia Cruz – La Guarachera de Cuba | Azucarrrr !  | Biography & Discography

Celia Cruz – La Guarachera de Cuba | Azucarrrr ! | Biography & Discography

| 10/21/2011 | 1 Reply

Celia Cruz was one of Latin music’s most respected vocalists. A ten-time Grammy nominee, check out her biography & Discography

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Mario “Mayito” Rivera – El Poeta de la Rumba | Biography & Discography

Mario “Mayito” Rivera – El Poeta de la Rumba | Biography & Discography

| 10/16/2011 | Reply

The most powerful voice of Cuba! Mayito Rivera el Poeta de la Rumba, check out his albums & videos

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Los Aldeanos

Los Aldeanos

| 06/13/2011 | 1 Reply

Los Aldeanos began as one of many underground Rap Cubano groups based in Havana, Cuba. Dubbed as “underground rappers”, Los Aldeanos became a group in 2003, composed of El Aldeano and El B, both of whom are MC’s. Los Aldeanos describe themselves as not being the pioneer of Rap Cubano, but credit themselves with producing […]

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Alexander Abreu Manresa & Havana D’Primera | Biography

Alexander Abreu Manresa & Havana D’Primera | Biography

| 05/11/2011 | 3 Replies

Alexander Abreu Manresa, is the brightest rising star coming from Cienfuegos, Cuba. Director, arranger, composer and is considered one of the best trumpeters. graduated from the Escuela National de Artes de la Havana in 1994. He played and recorded with the best cuban artists including with Irakere, the Symphony Orchestra of Cuba, the legendary album […]

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Amaury Gutierrez | Biography

Amaury Gutierrez | Biography

| 04/15/2011 | Reply

Singer/songwriter Amaury Gutiérrez began getting interested in music while still in high school in Cuba. After winning a scholarship, Gutiérrez started studying singing and later piano and guitar. After moving to Havana, the musician started working along with trumpet player Arturo Sandoval, later joining a local band called Afrocuba. In 1993, while touring Central America […]

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Pitbull | Armando Christian Pérez | Biography

Pitbull | Armando Christian Pérez | Biography

| 03/15/2011 | Reply

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9O72RLP5fF4] Armando Christian Pérez (born January 15, 1981), better known by his stage name Pitbull, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and producer. Pérez was born to Cuban immigrant parents who made him recite the works of poet José Martí. He encountered problems early in his career as a rapper because he was white, blue-eyed […]

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Gardi – Gardi Vázquez Suárez | Biography

Gardi – Gardi Vázquez Suárez | Biography

| 01/30/2011 | Reply

Gardi Vázquez Suárez, He was born in September 13, 1973 in Holguín, Cuba. He studied in the Superior Institute of Art of Havana, in the singer specialty. In 1998 it was one of the founders of the SeptetoTraditional of the Institute, with which made several presentations, included the realized ones in the Festival of Spain […]

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Tomas "Tomasito" Cruz | Bio

Tomas "Tomasito" Cruz | Bio

| 01/06/2011 | Reply

Yo sueno como la rumba y el son, sueno como los tambores que repican en africa al caer la noche. Soy donde se inspiraron los viejos que al morir dejaron en mi sus dones. Soy un musico, un negrito conguero, soy quien dando golpes saca ritmos y mueve caderas. Soy Tomasito Cruz en el mundo entero… jaja… ..

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Suave Tumbao

Suave Tumbao

| 12/20/2010 | Reply

El grupo fue creado en abril del 2009 en Bayamo, bajo la dirección del pianista, arreglista y compositor Jorge Gomez Navas (El Suave) quien fuera fundador y durante 12 años pianista de la banda de “Candido Fabré, con la que completó numerosas giras por Europa y otros países.

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Calle Real | Bio

Calle Real | Bio

| 12/18/2010 | Reply

The band was founded towards the end of 1999 by Patricio Sobrado, initially as a trio, playing old Cuban songs in a Buena Vista Social Club style. Since then, new musicians have been added while others have moved on. The style has changed to timba.

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