“Through music, children learn the songs and games that their parents knew as children. It’s good for their self esteem and it’s good for the mother tongue,” says Jose-Luis Orozco, who at 67, is is the grandfather of Spanish children’s music in the United States. “During Hispanic Heritage Month, it’s important to emphasize that we contribute to society and so does Latin music.”
Andrea Echeverri and Héctor Buitrago will be performing what amounts to a career respective of their work together and from each of their solo projects, which means that these shows will be packed with people singing along as they remember episodes form their youth.
One place where 'Unity: The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson' will definitely have no victories at the upcoming Latin Grammys. The album will be not included on the list of nominees that will be revealed tomorrow (Sept. 23). It did not even qualify for consideration.