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Complete your Willie Colón collection. Criollo ‎(LP, Album). RCA International, RCA International.

Willie Colón ‎– Criollo. Label: RCA Victor ‎– IL7-7334. Format: Vinyl, Album, LP. Country: Spain. Producer – Willie Colón. Cut at Sterling Sound. Mixed at Blue Rock Studios. Recorded at Eurosound Studios, between May, July 1984. Other (Depósito Legal): M-31671-1984.

William Anthony Colón Román (born April 28, 1950) is a Nuyorican (a New York-born Puerto Rican) salsa musician and social activist. He began his career as a trombonist, and also sings, writes, produces, and acts. He is also involved in the politics of New York City. Willie Colón born in the South Bronx, New York, to American-born parents of Puerto Rican descent.

The singer/composer can usually be counted on to go that extra mile, and Criollo is no exception. Colon reminds listeners how magnificent a storyteller he can be on gems ranging from "Caballero Visionario" to "Son Ellos.

WILLIE COLÓN - Criollo. Filed under Afro-Cuban Jazz By WILLIE COLÓN.

This was Willie's first album that he recorded after he left Fania Records. All the tracks are masterfully entertaining as some of them touch very sensitive issues. La Era Nuclear tells the danger of a possibility of nucleardisaster. In the song El General, Colon was mocking chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet who didn't like it and had Colon banned from Chile. It also caused Colon to end his relationship with RCA Records. RCA only released a small run of the album and then put it into obscurity. Only when BMG adquired the RCA catalog that the album was relaunched in cd format.

Fantasmas (Willie Colón album). Fantasmas (English: "Ghosts") is a salsa album by Willie Colón. The album was released in 1981 during the Romantic Salsa period and gave him a musical vehicle to explore his new interests. Oh, ¿Qué Será?" Chico Buarque - 6:07. Sueño de Papelote" Eladia Blázquez - 4:12. Mi Sueño" Zé Katimba - 6:32. Celo" Tim Maia - 3:58. Amor Verdadero" Eddy Grant - 7:24. Volar a Puerto Rico" Willie Colón - 5:01.

Altri album di Willie Colón. Grandes Éxitos de la Salsa, Vol. 1 (En Vivo). Legal Alien - Top Secrets. A Man and His Music: The Player. The Best Of Willie Colón. La Historia, The Hit List. only publishes for promotional use and/or for press use images, as delivered and/or authorized by record labels, press offices, promotional agencies; only resorts to degraded images as part of its information feed.


A1 La Era Nuclear
A2 Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon
A3 Me Das Motivo
A4 Miel
B1 Noche Criolla
B2 Caballero Visionario
B3 El General
B4 Son Ellos

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Cordica C.A.


  • Other [Cut] – Ted Jensen
  • Producer – Willie Colón


Hecho en Venezuela por Cordica, C.A.

Cut at Sterling Sound.
Mixed at Blue Rock Studios.
Recorded at Eurosound Studios, between May, July 1984.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
IL7-7334 Willie Colón Criollo ‎(LP, Album) RCA International IL7-7334 US 1984
RUSL-032 Willie Colón Criollo ‎(LP, Album) RCA RUSL-032 Panama 1984
02.44.700051 Willie Colón Criollo ‎(LP, Album) RCA International 02.44.700051 Peru 1984
PRL-3100 Willie Colón Criollo ‎(LP, Album) RCA Victor PRL-3100 Argentina 1984
MILS 4694 Willie Colón Criollo ‎(LP, Album) RCA Victor MILS 4694 Mexico 1984

Willie Colón - Criollo FLAC album

Performer: Willie Colón

Title: Criollo

Country: US

Date of release: 1984

Style: Salsa

Genre: Latin

Size MP3: 1839 mb

Size FLAC: 1549 mb

Rating: 4.1 / 5

Votes: 779

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