1. Facundo Cabral Murder Suspect Arrested in Colombia

    March 13, 2012 10:13 AM EDT Colombian authorities said they have arrested the man suspected of ordering the murder of Argentine folk singer Facundo Cabral, who was gunned down last year in an ambush in Guatemala. Folk singer Facundo Cabral Killed in Guatemala Alejandro Jimen ...

  2. In Memoriam

    December 08, 2011 7:40 AM EST Joe Arroyo (b. 1955) Salsa star/composer Discovered by Fruko y Sus Tesos leader Julio Ernesto Estrada and known for his high tenor and hit songs "La Noche" and "RebeliĆ³n," Joe Arroyo rose to prominence in the '70s to becom ...

  3. Facundo Cabral Murder Suspects Detained

    July 12, 2011 3:29 PM EDT GUATEMALA CITY (AP) -- Two suspects detained in the slaying of Argentine folk singer Facundo Cabral were gunning for a Nicaraguan businessman who was accompanying him, and they may not have known who Cabral was, authorities said Tuesday. Chief pro ...

  4. Folk Singer Facundo Cabral Gunned Down in Guatemala

    July 10, 2011 10:04 AM EDT 0 0 0 One of Latin America's most admired folk singers, Facundo Cabral , was killed Saturday (June 9) when three carloads of gunmen ambushed the vehicle in which he was riding, prompting expressions of anguish from across the region. Authorities said ...

  5. Folk singer Facundo Cabral Killed in Guatemala

    July 09, 2011 1:45 PM EDT Gunmen with rifles shot and killed one of Latin America's most famous folk singers, Facundo Cabral, on Saturday, causing outrage and grief across the region. The Argentine singer and novelist was on his way to Guatemala's main airport wh ...