Guillermo Portabales (6 April 1911 – 25 October 1970) was a Cuban singer-songwriter and guitarist who popularized that guajira style of Cuban music from the 1930s through the 1960s. His languid, melancholy, intensely lyrical guajiras and his elegant, stylish singing made him greatly popular throughout Latin America, where he is still revered.
Portabales was born José Guillermo Quesada del Catillo in the province of Rodas, in the former department of Las Villas.
At age 11, Portabales began work as a printer's… read more
|1||Play on spotify||El Carretero||12,424 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||Yo Te Canto Puerto Rico||4,619 listeners|
|3||Play on spotify||Nostalgia Guajira||4,589 listeners|
|4||Play on spotify||Lamento Cubano||4,555 listeners|
|5||Play on spotify||Romance Guajiro||4,555 listeners|
|6||Play on spotify||Cumbiamba||4,425 listeners|
|7||Play on spotify||Guateque Campesino||3,929 listeners|
|8||Play on spotify||Flor de Amor||3,585 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Voy A Santiago A Morirme||3,556 listeners|
|10||Play on spotify||Oye Mi Son||3,530 listeners|