Xavier Cugat: 16 Most Requested Songs
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||Chica, Chica, Boom, Chic||Xavier Cugat||2:23||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Brazil (Aquerela do Brasil)||Xavier Cugat||2:46||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Thanks for the Dream (Mi Sueño Azul)||Xavier Cugat||2:45||$0.69||View in iTunes|
||Amor||Unknown||3:18||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Tico-Tico||Xavier Cugat||3:10||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Good, Good, Good (That's You, That's You)||Xavier Cugat||3:02||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||My Shawl (Ombo)||Xavier Cugat||3:14||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Oye Negra||Xavier Cugat||2:35||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Walter Winchell Rhumba||Xavier Cugat||2:44||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||You, So It's You||Xavier Cugat||3:03||$0.69||View in iTunes|
||Jalousie (Jealousy)||Xavier Cugat||3:08||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||La Cumparsita (The Masked One)||Xavier Cugat||3:15||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Rhumba At the Waldorf||Xavier Cugat||2:58||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Miami Beach Rhumba||Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra||3:15||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||Cuanto Le Gusta||Xavier Cugat||2:32||$0.99||View in iTunes|
||South America, Take It Away||Xavier Cugat||2:49||$0.99||View in iTunes|
16 Most Requested Songs is a midline-priced collection that spotlights many of Xavier Cugat's best-known and most popular performances for Columbia Records, including "Chica Chica Boom Chic," "Brazil," "Amor," "Tico-Tico," "My Shawl," "You, So It's You," "Walter Winchell Rhumba," "Miami Beach Rhumba" and "South America, Take It Away." Although it's far from a perfect retrospective of his career, it's still a nice sampler of familiar items, and it may satisfy the needs of some casual fans who only want the hits.
Xavier Cugat & His Orchestra
This CD is a marriage of that catchy South American beat, and undeniable big band charm. It's definetely a must-have. It'll get you moving whether slow dancing in a silk evening dress, or doing the cha-cha across your kitchen floor. These tunes are right for any occassion.
Born: January 1, 1900 in Gerona, Spain
Years Active: '30s, '40s, '50s, '60s, '70s