Geboren: 1930 in Havana, Cuba
Genre: Salsa und Karibik
Jahre aktiv: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s
Omara Portuonda is the grand old lady of Cuban music. While her early recordings made her a star in Cuba, her participation in the 1996 album and video documentary, The Buena Vista Social Club, brought her to international attention. Her solo album, The Buena Vista Social Club Presents Omara Portuondo, released in 2000, reinforced her status as one of Cuba's greatest musical ambassadors.
A native of Havana, Portuondo was one of three daughters born to a baseball player on the Cuban national team... Komplette Biografie