'Willie-colon' Dance Articles


Ruben Blades and Willie Colón rehearsing El Cazanguero

Posted on about 5 years ago
Ruben Blades and Willie Colón rehearsing El Cazanguero

If you watched the PBS special of "Latin Music USA" you must have seen the video snippet below. This particular section had a particular effect on me when I watched it. It is Ruben Blades and Willie Coln rehearsing one of Blades first songs with Fania Records called "El Cazanguero". It was great to see a young Ruben Blades singing with amazingly clear vocals and eloquent lyrics while Coln was directing the band. For those who haven't seen the documentary - hopefully this video will influence you to watch it. This is a prime example of artists having truly mastered their craft and created something that withstands the test of time. The classics never die....




Salsa Pa' Navidad - Christmas with Salsa Music

Posted on almost 7 years ago
Salsa Pa' Navidad - Christmas with Salsa Music

Now, this might not really be considered a salsa song, but I was impressed to find a Victor Manuelle as the Free Single of the Week on the (US) iTunes Music store. You can download it for free - Lechn, Lechn, Lechn - Single of the wee...




Happy 59th Birthday Hector Lavoe!!

Posted on about 8 years ago
Happy 59th Birthday Hector Lavoe!!

Hctor Lavoe (born Hctor Juan Prez Martnez, September 30, 1946 in Ponce, Puerto Rico - d. June 29, 1993 in New York City) was a Puerto Rican salsa singer....




Salsa Music Download : The Classic Salsa Dance Songs

Posted on over 8 years ago
Salsa Music Download : The Classic Salsa Dance Songs

So, I have decided to change things up a bit. This is our first audio podcast episode. Again, first episodes are always very....low quality because we are still figuring things out (If you ever see our salsa video episodes 1-4, and compare them to 12-19 -- you'll see the difference). Anyway, feedback is always useful to make the content better....