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Issa Gadala

Issa Gadala is a bachata singer who made his Casandra Award-winning debut with 10 Segundos in ’09 2009. Created Issa Johnny Jadalla-Maria Miguel on July 15, 1981, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, he in the beginning founded himself in his homeland before crossing to america. As well as the singles …

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Miguel & Bernie

Though Dominican-based bachata duo Miguel & Bernie were newcomers towards the worldwide recording world using their 2007 release Todo por la Luna, the pair had recently been performing regularly for near ten years. Like many Dominican performers, it had been their romantic relationship with New York-based J&N Information that would …

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Henry Santos

Most widely known for his tenure being a vocalist and songwriter in the bachata supergroup Aventura, Henry Santos is a Dominican vocalist from NEW YORK who produced his solo record debut in 2011. Blessed Henry Santos Jeter on Dec 15, 1979, in Moca, Dominican Republic, he transferred with his family …

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Les Shleu Shleu

Shleu-Shleu, the Haitian forerunner of what in NYC became Ska-Shah #1, was among the great rings. Their mix of golf swing and delicacy was one cause, but out of this range what sticks out from that pre-funk period is their solid Creole flavor, not only in the melodies however in …

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Sandy MC

Formerly the favorite Dominican meren-house duo Sandy & Papo, Sandy MC began his solo career after Papo’s untimely death in a vehicle accident. His debut recording Homenaje A Papo, which honored his dropped partner, was releasesd in middle-2000 by Platano Information.

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Roberto Juan Rodriguez

Percussionist, composer, and arranger Roberto Juan Rodriguez, whose exclusive blending of Latin and Jewish music provides essentially created a complete new hybrid, was created in Cuba, the kid of veteran horn participant Roberto Luis Rodriguez. Younger Rodriguez examined violin, piano, and trumpet in Havana, and discovered to try out drums …

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El Ciego de Nagua

Ciego De Nagua, a.k.a. Gonzalez Alvarado Pereira, is certainly among merengue tipico’s most well-known performers. His albums for Platano Information consist of 1998’s Revancha and 2000’s Frente A Frente: Ciego De Nagua Vs. Agapito Pasucal.

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La India Canela

La India Canela may be the stage name of Lidia Maria Hernandez Lopez, a gifted accordion participant who specializes in tipico-styled meringue. Lopez was created in Limon, Villa Gonzalez, a rural tobacco-farming area in the Santiago Province from the Dominican Republic. Her sibling performed accordion, and she gravitated towards the …

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Maite Perroni

Maite Perroni is definitely a Mexican celebrity and singer/songwriter. Created in Mexico Town, she grew up in Guadalajara. Perroni found popularity in 2004 as the business lead celebrity (Guadalupe “Lupita” Fernández) in the solid from the wildly effective 2004 teenager telenovela Rebelde, and within RBD, the Latin Grammy-nominated pop group …

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Kalimete

Also famous like a tennis player, Kalimete is a merengue vocalist from your Dominican Republic who made his debut in 2002 using the single “Dominicano de Pura Cepa.” Given birth to Ramfis Reyes in Azua, Dominican Republic, he started his musical profession like a vocalist alongside his sibling Gary in …

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