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“Oye Como Va” is a song written by Latin jazz and mambo musician Tito Puente in 1963 and popularized by Santana’s rendition of the song in 1970 on their album Abraxas, helping to catapult Santana into stardom with the song reaching #13 on the Billboard Hot 100.
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Tonight, the City College Center for the Arts (CCA) in New York and Latin Jazz USA presented “Candido: The Last Legendary Music Journey,” a night of music celebrating the 70th anniversary of percussionist Candido Camero’s first performance in the U.S. 158 more words
Three minutes to midnight. Time is lapsing. What would you do with the final moments of your day? Award-winning world beat guitarist Lawson Rollins pondered that question as he entered the recording studio to craft his seventh album, … 570 more words