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.
Chico and Rita, a musical romance of the 40s and 50s in animated cartoons by the direction of Fernando Trueba.
The Macorina, nickname of a Cuban girl with a happy life, who gave rise to a famous song that, went around the world at the beginning of the XX century.
Beginnings of the danzón genre in Cuba, its creators, main interpreters and influences of this rhythm in Mexico
Known pop American singers travel to Havana like tour lideres on the lead of tourists willing to know the Cuban culture
Sex, sensuality and mischief in the lyrics of Cuban songs, we show you some old and contemporary examples
Barbarito Diez with his calm ways and his golden voice, it was the singer that made a big hit one of the Cuban rhythms more emblematic.
Irakere, Grammy awarded band with the great Cuban musician Chucho Valdes as director was a milestone in Latin Jazz
Bebo and Chucho Valdés are two awesome examples of XX Century Cuban musicians, although sometimes the way was not so easy…
Juan Formell´s songs are like a pleasant testimony about how Cuba was during some decades