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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|
- Manufactured By – Cordica C.A.
- Other [Cut] – Ted Jensen
- Producer – Willie Colón
NotesHecho en Venezuela por Cordica, C.A.
Cut at Sterling Sound.
Mixed at Blue Rock Studios.
Recorded at Eurosound Studios, between May, July 1984.
|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|
Performer: Willie Colón
Date of release: 1984
Size MP3: 1839 mb
Size FLAC: 1549 mb
Rating: 4.1 / 5
Other Formats: APE AHX RA AA XM MP1 TTA