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Rubén Blades, Person of the Year 2021 from the Latin Recording Academy
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Rubén Blades, Person of the Year 2021 from the Latin Recording Academy

The Latin Recording Academy named this Wednesday Person of the Year 2021 to the Panamanian vocalist, composer, actor and activist Rubén Blades "for his continued commitment in the fight for social justice", in addition to his artistic achievements, and will soon celebrate with a tribute concert.READ ALSO: Marivan is beaten for going out partying after surviving Covid19 "Success is never the product of the effort of a single individual. It is the result of many contributions and the will and talent of other people. Today I thank everyone who made my successful career as a musician and composer possible, "Blades said in a statement.Creator of an album as emblematic for its social and political content as "Looking for America", which he recorded in 1984 with the band Seis del Solar, Blades ...
Blades is vaccinated against Covid19 and affirms that he felt a little tired
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Blades is vaccinated against Covid19 and affirms that he felt a little tired

Salsero Rubén Blades revealed to all his followers that the coronavirus vaccine has already been applied and he only felt slight discomfort that affected him for a few days, but it was nothing serious. ALSO READ: Carmen: 'That kind of comment doesn't do anything to me' "I hope they are in good health, but if they are sick, I send them a hug and my wishes that they recover soon. Here is my photo, with a stiff face, getting the anti-Covid-19 vaccine. I did it at the pharmacy Out of the neighborhood, a dose of Johnson & Johnson and my arm still hurts. The second day I felt a little discomfort, nothing seriousJust tired and like I'm going to get a cold. The third day he was normal, throwing out the garbage. If you have not done so, and if there is a possibility in your community, my re...
Rubén Blades explains the crisis in Colombia with and without music
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Rubén Blades explains the crisis in Colombia with and without music

"The protests that have shaken Colombia in recent days do not seem to me to be explained solely by the popular discontent expressed against the announcement of a tax reform promoted by President Duque." Thus begins the message that the Panamanian singer Rubén Blades made known on his official Facebook account to explain his vision of the Colombian crisis.Blades argues that one of the fundamental reasons people took to the streets is repressive violence. In this sense, it focuses on two key events: the murder of the young Dilan Cruz in the demonstration of November 25, 2019, at the hands of ESMAD, and the murder of Javier Ordóñez, who “died after being applied by agents of the police, repeatedly, electric shocks to the body more than twelve times ”. https://content.jwplatform.com/previe...
The gathering is coming!  Rubén Blades and Bad Bunny plan to record full together
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The gathering is coming! Rubén Blades and Bad Bunny plan to record full together

A post shared by @badbunnyprAfter a pre-pandemic concert in Puerto Rico, the salsero had the opportunity to sell the idea to the famous."We played for three and a half hours and he arrived with his mother and father," says Blades.. “He was very respectful, not only to me, but to his parents. And then I asked him, in front of his dad: 'Listen, I have a mortgage to pay, why don't we do something?' And they all laughed ”."He thought I was joking," he said, adding, "But he wasn't."Although this collaboration has yet to take place, everything is ready for both of you to join in some salsa theme with touches of reggaeton, something that would attract a lot of attention, because Bad Bunny greatly admires the Panamanian singer. It is not the first time that they do something together, However, ...