El Camarón De La Isla

El Camarón De La Isla

Top Songs

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Volando Voy
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La Leyenda Del Tiempo
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Yo Senti un Leñador
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Tangos De La Sultana
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Nana Del Caballo Grande

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Biography

With the death from lung cancer of Camarón de la Isla (born José Monge Cruz) on July 2, 1992, flamenco lost one of its greatest vocalists. The son of a basket-maker, de la Isla revolutionalized the flamenco tradition with his contemporary-minded approach. His debut 1969 album, Con la Colaboracion Especial de Paco de Lucia, recorded with the accompaniment of virtuosic guitarist Paco de Lucia, remains one of flamenco's classic recordings. Although he retired from touring in 1979,... Read more

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