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Louie Ramirez

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Louie Ramirez

Louie Ramirez has been played on NTS in shows including VELVET SEASON & The HEARTS OF GOLD, featured first on 2 April 2015. Songs played include Descarga Fania, Rush Hour In Hong Kong and Do It Any Way You Wanna.

Louie Ramirez was a boogaloo, salsa and latin jazz percussionist, vibraphonist, band leader and composer. He was born on February 24, 1938 in New York City. He died on June 7, 1993. He co-wrote with Johnny Pacheco the 1961 hit, El Güiro De Macorina. He has been called "the Quincy Jones of Salsa."

He made his professional debut with Joe Loco's band in 1956, replacing vibraphonist…

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Descarga Fania
Fania All Stars feat. Adalberto Santiago, Barry Rogers, Billy Cobham, Bobby Cruz, Bobby Quesada, Bobby Rodriguez, Bobby Valentin, Celia Cruz, José "Cheo" Feliciano, Eddie Palmieri, Hector Lavoe, Hector Zarzuela, Ismael Miranda, Jimmy Sabater, Johnny Pacheco, Jorge "Malo" Santana, José Rodriguez, Justo Betancourt, Larry Harlow, Larry Spencer, Lewis Kahn, Louie Ramirez, Manu Dibango, Mongo Santamaria, Monguito, Nicky Marrero, Oreste Vilato, Pete "El Conde" Rodriguez, Ralph Marzán, Ralph Robles, Ray Barretto, Ray Maldonado, Reinaldo Jorge, Ricardo Ray, Roberto Rodriguez, Santos Colón, Tito Puente, Willie Colon, Yomo Toro
Vampi Soul2005
Descarga Fania
Fania All Stars feat. Adalberto Santiago, Barry Rogers, Billy Cobham, Bobby Cruz, Bobby Quesada, Bobby Rodriguez, Bobby Valentin, Celia Cruz, José "Cheo" Feliciano, Eddie Palmieri, Hector Lavoe, Hector Zarzuela, Ismael Miranda, Jimmy Sabater, Johnny Pacheco, Jorge "Malo" Santana, José Rodriguez, Justo Betancourt, Larry Harlow, Larry Spencer, Lewis Kahn, Louie Ramirez, Manu Dibango, Mongo Santamaria, Monguito, Nicky Marrero, Oreste Vilato, Pete "El Conde" Rodriguez, Ralph Marzán, Ralph Robles, Ray Barretto, Ray Maldonado, Reinaldo Jorge, Ricardo Ray, Roberto Rodriguez, Santos Colón, Tito Puente, Willie Colon, Yomo ToroVampi Soul2005
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Rush Hour In Hong Kong
Louie Ramirez, Conjunto Chango
Alegre Records1965
Rush Hour In Hong Kong
Louie Ramirez, Conjunto ChangoAlegre Records1965
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Do It Any Way You Wanna
Louie Ramirez
Cotique1976
Do It Any Way You Wanna
Louie RamirezCotique1976
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