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Ray Barretto Dies

17th February 2006

Jazz percussionist RAY BARRETTO died today (17FEB06) after suffering from pneumonia. He was 76. Barretto had also undergone heart bypass surgery last month (JAN06). He died at Hackensack University Medical Centre with his wife...

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Salsa Star Torres Dies

19th April 2005

Cuban salsa legend JUAN PABLO TORRES died on Sunday (17APR05) in a Miami, Florida hospital. He was 59. The CUBAN MASTERS trombonist had spent several days in a coma following the discovery of an...

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Celia Cruz Dead

17th July 2003

Grammy-winning salsa legend CELIA CRUZ has died at her home in New Jersey after failing to recover from a brain tumour operation in December (02). The 77-year-old star, who recently shot a DR PEPPER...

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