1. Bebo Valdés, Cuban Music Giant, Dies at 94

    March 22, 2013 8:06 PM EDT The pioneering musician was a founder of Latin jazz. Bebo Valdés was a big man whose music revealed a huge heart. The gentle giant of Cuban music, who died Friday (March 22) at age 94, was one of the founders of Latin jazz, and a pioneer in bri ...

  2. Bebo Valdés, Iconic Cuban Pianist, Dead at 94

    March 22, 2013 4:59 PM EDT Bebo Valdés was a big man whose music revealed a huge heart. The gentle giant of Cuban music, who died Friday (March 22) at age 94, was one of the founders of Latin jazz, and a pioneer in bringing Afro-Cuban sacred rhythms to popular dance music ...

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  4. Upfront Latin: En Breve

    May 23, 2012 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 Online Band Battle at MTV Tr3s Latin acts hoping to be discovered can now audition online for the MTV Tr3s "Dame Un Break" (Give Me a Break) competition, part of a battle of the bands campaign at Ourstage.com. Viewers can vote at Tr3s' ...

  5. Bebo Valdes Proposed for Spain's Prince of Asturias Prize

    May 08, 2012 7:00 AM EDT Spanish pop singer Miguel Bosé and Academy Award-winning director Fernando Trueba are among those supporting a proposal to honor Cuban pianist Bebo Valdés with Spain's prestigious Prince of Asturias Award For the Arts. Past music winners incl ...

  6. Fito & Los Fitipaldis Honored At Premios De La Musica

    March 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Singer-guitarist Fito Cabrales took awards at the Premios de la Musica gala in Madrid for best song and best rock album for "Antes De Que Cuentes Diez" (Warner/DRO) by his band, Fito & Los Fitipaldis. Carlos Raya was named best produ ...

  7. Bebo Valdes To Be Honored At Premios De La Musica

    February 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Cuban-born pianist Bebo Valdes is to receive the honorary Latin music award at the 14th Premios de la Musica gala to be held in Madrid on March 4, the managing committee of the Spanish Academy of Music Arts and Sciences announced. Valdes, 92, has ...

  8. Cuban Pianist Valdes Honored At 90th Birthday

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Cuban pianist Bebo Valdes has celebrated his 90th birthday in Madrid ahead of a tour of Spain with his son Chucho. The pair have toured the country together before, and between Oct. 23 and Nov. 15 they will perform in eight Spanish cities. Bebo Va ...

  9. Latin Grammys Add More Performers

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Café Tacuba, Incubus, Ozomatli set to play. The performance lineup for the fifth annual Latin Grammy Awards has expanded to include Akwid, Café Tacuba, Incubus, Paquito D'Rivvera, Ozomatli and Marco Antoni Solis. They join previously ...

  10. First Performers Set For Latin Grammys

    August 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bebo Valdés, Diego El Cigala, Paulina Rubio and Roselyn Sanchez have been confirmed as performers for the fifth annual Latin Grammy Awards. Bebo Valdés, Diego El Cigala, Paulina Rubio and Roselyn Sanchez have been confirmed as performers ...

  11. Bebo & Cigala

    June 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT -year-old pianist Bebo Valdés and Spanish gypsy singer Diego El Cigala deliver album with adventuresome verve. 86-year-old pianist Bebo Valdés and Spanish gypsy singer Diego El Cigala deliver album with adventuresome verve. News Diego E ...

  12. Bebo & Cigala, Sanz Lead Premios Amigo

    January 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Bebo & Cigala and Alejandro Sanz were the big winners at the Premios Amigo ceremony last night in Madrid. Bebo & Cigala and Alejandro Sanz were the big winners at the Premios Amigo ceremony last night in Madrid. The duo of Cuban pianis ...