*Bar Havana features the classic and modern music of Cuba: "la isla bonita" of the Caribbean. For over a century this Spanish speaking island whose population and culture are a marriage of Africa and Spain has been the leading innovator and exporter of Latin American music and dance to the rest of the world. Rumba, son, danzon, mambo, cha cha cha, charanga, songo and timba are just some of the Cuban music genres featured on this 2 CD compilation which takes you from the 1940s to the present day.
*`Bar Havana' collects the choicest rumba, son, danzon, mambo, cha cha cha, charanga, songo and timba the island of Cuba has to offer
*CD1 features classic tracks straight from the heart of Cuba featuring the Buena Vista's Israel "Cachao" Lopez, the legendary Orquesta America plus a gem from Papi Oviedo
*CD2 features modern Cuban grooves from the groups, singers, producers and MCs who tear up Cuban danceflooors today such as Los Van Van, Paulito FG and Maikel Blanco
*CD compiled by Cuban music experts Lubi Jovanovic and Jim Payne