Johnny Pacheco

Born 25 March 1935
Johnny Pacheco
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1935-03-25
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Johnny Pacheco

Johnny Pacheco Biography (Wikipedia)

Johnny Pacheco (born 25 March 1935) is a Dominican musician, arranger, composer, producer, and bandleader of Cuban music (guaracha, son montuno, danzón, cha cha chá, guajira-son, pachanga). He is one of the most influential figures in Latin music, best known for being the creator of the Fania All-Stars and Fania Records, and for coining the term "Salsa" to denote the genre.

Pacheco is widely recognized as a salsa pioneer and innovator and is a 9-time Grammy nominee and was awarded the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award by The Latin Recording Academy in 2005.

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Celia Cruz And Johnny Pacheco
Quimbara
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Boogaloo De Johnny
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Boogaloo De Johnny
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Moita festa
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Moita festa
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Acuyuye
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Acuyuye
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Soy de Batabano
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Soy de Batabano
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Dulce Con Dulce
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Dulce Con Dulce
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Canonazo
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