Fue el rey de la rumba

by Son 14 with Adalberto Alvarez

He was the king of rumba'. This fabulous song starts as a Cuban Afro Rumba with just drums and vocals, to turn later into a lively guaguanco with full instrumentation. A song dedicated to Chano Pozo, the 'king of rumba'

Album

Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 4: Son

Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 4: Son

One of the most influential fomations of Cuban son, their music has got a big flavour of authenticity, really refreshing. In this production Adelberto Alvarez directs the legendary Son 14 band and this is the last of their recording before he left and formed his own band in Havana, Cuba.

Artist: Son 14 with Adalberto Alvarez

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Artist

Other Information

Writer:
Adalberto Álvarez
Publisher:
Tumi Music (Editorial) Ltd
Genre:
Afro-Cuban
Instruments:
Piano, Bongos/Congas, Double Bass, Trumpet, Vocals, Keyboard, Pailas, Guiro, Trombones and Percussion
Region:
Cuba
Tempo:
Medium fast