Very kindly the composer Rodolfo J. De La Fuente has allowed to reproduce this article that talks about the life of perhaps the greatest figure of Cuban popular music of all time, the “Barbaro del Ritmo”, the great Benny Moré.
One of the main reasons I went to Cuba, was for the music. I was utterly blown away by the vibrant ‘wall of sound’ right from the first notes and this was sustained all the way through. What an incredible experience and one that I will remember forever!