For decades, Johnny Pacheco has been at the center of the Latin music universe. His nine Grammy nominations, 10 Gold records, and numerous awards pay tribute to his creative talent as composer, arranger, bandleader, and producer. Pacheco's pioneering musical approach has made him one of the most solicited producers in Latin music. He has worked with some of the best Salsa artists like Celia Cruz, Willie Colon, Hector Lavoe, Ruben Blades, Cheo Feliciano, and Pete "El Conde" Rodriguez. Always ahead of his time, Pacheco is one of the most admired and loved musicians all over the world.
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