- Performer:El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
- Title:Epoca de Oro
- Date of release:April 16, 1995
- Size FLAC version1605 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1136 megabytes
- Size WMA version1266 megabytes
- Formats:MP1 AA MIDI AAC VOX RA
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, commonly known as El Gran Combo, is a Puerto Rican salsa orchestra based in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Biography by Craig Harris. The University of Salsa, and Puerto Rico's most successful musical group of all time. full condensed blue highlight denotes album pick.
Complete your El Gran Combo collection. SE-COL 029. Puerto Rico. El Gran Combo. Epocas De Oro (LP, Album, Comp). SE-COL 029, COL 029.
Amame (El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico album). mame (Love Me) is the title of the 1989 studio album released by the Puerto Rican salsa band, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico. The album became the group's fifth album to top the Billboard Tropical Albums chart. Ironically, El Gran Combo turn in quite a memorable effort with Amame, despite the romantic/erotic wave that was hitting the salsa trend in the late '80s
Listen to music from El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico like Un verano en Nueva York, Brujeria & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico. Salsa orchestra from Puerto Rico. The legendary Puerto Rican band popularly known as El Gran Combo played their first gig in San Juan in 1962 and soon became the island's most popular salsa group. While many bands formed and dissolved during the 1960s and 1970s, El Gran Combo had unusual staying power. Throughout the next several decades, the band's style altered and evolved to fit Latin dance-music trends, from boogaloo and merengue to tango and bomba.
List of all El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico tickets and tour dates for 2019. From San Juan, Puerto Rico, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico are the most successful Salsa group of all time. Since forming in 1962, the band have released over 60 studio albums and earned the honorary title of La Universidad de la Salsa (The University of Salsa). To the average music fan it can be slightly surreal to learn about bands like El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico. This was done while releasing hit album after hit album and since then, their career hasn’t had any real trouble since those days in the late 60s. Even in 2006, when Ithiel retired from piano playing due to illness, he found it in himself to stay on as the bands conductor. The band may have had a revolving door policy to membership from day one but they’ve kept the Salsa flame alive through sheer passion and talent.
Listen to albums and songs from El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico. Formed in 1962, El Gran Combo are the kings of the classic Salsa rhythm and a source of pride for all Puerto Ricans. Formed when Rafael Cortijo and Ismael Rivera disbanded, their mission has always been to make people dance. Although the band's personnel has changed over the years, the sound remains the same: a heavy rhythm section consisting of congas, timbales, bass, the bandleader on piano, a trio of vocalists offering rich chorus support, and a big brass section of trumpets, saxophones and trombone
List of all El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico albums including EPs and some singles - a discography of El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico CDs and El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico records. List includes El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico album cover artwork in many cases, and if we are missing an album cover feel. Note that this complete list of El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico releases is based on official releases and does not always include promotional-only discs, although they are listed when we have data on them. Sabroso and De Puerto Rico are included on this list, along with many more.