The Cuban fifties was signed by a high number of radio hits, contagious rhythms, and marvelous bands.
Irakere, Grammy awarded band with the great Cuban musician Chucho Valdes as director was a milestone in Latin Jazz
The fifties in Cuba was an splendid time for romantic music, along with relevant voices such as Celia Cruz, Benny Moré and Olga Guillot. Here you are some of this hits.
Bebo and Chucho Valdés are two awesome examples of XX Century Cuban musicians, although sometimes the way was not so easy…
Cha-cha was one of the most famous Cuban rhythms created by the talented composer Enrique Jorrín in the forties, in the fifties, the world danced with it.
Juan Formell´s songs are like a pleasant testimony about how Cuba was during some decades
Tata Güines was an exceptional rumba man with a unique way to play congas. Would you like to know some of his secrets?
Esther Borja was a very succesful Cuban singer, with long life and prominent career
A popular rumba men lived in Cuba, a few know his name but everybody sing his songs
Sucu suco is one of the most regional and indigenous expressions of the Cuban popular music, with lyrics that involve patriotic themes or overlapped sexual verses.