Havana, Cuba, Feb 11.- Cuban musician Eliades Ochoa is a candidate to win this Sunday for the second time a Grammy Award, since he was nominated in the category of "World Music" by his “Afrocubism” album.
Panama, Feb 8.- The Puerto Rican duo Calle 13 expressed their support for the Ng Be Bugle aboriginal people in Panama, who have demanded the preservation of Mother Earth for a week.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 16.- Uruguay´s renowned Bossa-nova singer Diane Denoir will give a concert Monday, January 16, at Havana´s Fine Arts Museum.
The performance by Denoir, an important icon of Brazilian popular music, is part of activities of the Havana International Book Fair, which will take place February 9-19, PL news agency reported.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- Cuba’s multi-Grammy Award winner Chucho Valdes and his band —the Afro-Cuban Messengers— will begin in January a tour around the United States that includes performances in New York City and Philadelphia.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- Spanish folk singer Maria del Mar Bonet will perform in Cuba on January 20 in a one-day concert accompanied by the National Symphonic Orchestra, sources from the Cuban Music Institute told to Prensa Latina on Thursday.
Panama, Jan 3.- The ninth edition of the Panama Jazz Festival will take place from 16 until 21 January and among the main guests are the Cubans Chucho Valdes and Omara Portuondo, who will perform as a duet, organizers said.