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Ray Barretto (April 29, 1929 – February 17, 2006) was a Grammy Award-winning Latin/Latin jazz musician of Puerto Rican ancestry.

Ray Barretto, a percussionist extraordinaire and legend in the Salsa & latin Jazz music community has left the music scene with his death in February 2006 at age 76.
Born of Puerto Rican descendence in Brooklyn during the depression, he lived with his mother in East Harlem, The South Bronx…

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  • Te AMO
  • Hello, in this week's update: there are 4 artists characteristic (from >250) for Salsa last.fm groups and... Ray Barretto (RIP) is also in the list: [url=http://www.last.fm/user/salsa_and_more/journal]http://www.last.fm/user/salsa_and_more/journal[/url]
  • Puro Sabor y gozadera!
  • Qué magnífico es el estilo del de las manos duras, gran Barretto.
  • Sola Te Dejare ...<3
  • Pastime paradise -i guess mr wonder wanted to make it as good as barretto -best version. final!
  • Is like James Brown gone Latin. I love it :D
  • Acid put a smile on many a face anytime i put it on
  • One word: AWESOME!

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