BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB star FAUSTINO ORAMAS has lost his battle with liver cancer in Cuba. He was 95.
The singer's death was announced on Cuban state radio yesterday (27MAR07).
Oramas, aka El Guayabero, was...
PIO LEYVA, a singer with the BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB, has died at the age of 88.
The Cuban performer suffered a heart attack on Wednesday (22MAR06), his family confirmed.
Leyva performed on more than...
LATEST: BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB star IBRAHIM FERRER was buried yesterday (08AUG05) in his native Havana, Cuba.
The 78-year-old Cuban singer died on Saturday (06AUG05) just days after ending a tour in Europe and...
Acclaimed Cuban singer IBRAHIM FERRER died in a Havana hospital yesterday
(06AUG05) after suffering multiple organ failure. He was 78.
Ferrer achieved international fame following the release of the 1997 album
BUENA VISTA SOCIAL...
BEYONCE KNOWLES was crowned queen of the GRAMMYS last night (08FEB04) when
she picked up a staggering five gongs at the music world's OSCARS.
The singer stole the show with two stunning performances, including...
A host of Cuban musicians nominated at this year's GRAMMY AWARDS have been
refused visas to attend the American ceremony this weekend (08FEB04).
BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB star IBRAHIM FERRER, percussionist AMADITO VALDES,
Bad relations between America and Cuba is expected to block a handful of
Cuban musicians from attending tonight's (03SEP03) LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS in
Among the stars unlikely to make the event are...
The nominees for this year's (03) MUSIC OF BLACK ORIGIN (MOBO) awards have
been announced - with R+B superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES, British group BIG BROVAZ
and solo newcomer TERRI WALKER leading the pack.
Thousands of mourners filed past the coffin of BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB star
COMPAY SEGUNDO in Havana, Cuba today (15JUL03).
The Cuban public paid their last respects to the music legend, whose
BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB star COMPAY SEGUNDO has died aged 95.
Segundo came to international prominence in 1999, when he featured
alongside artists including IBRAHIM FERRER and RY COODER in WIM WENDERS'