Hugo Blanco (musician)

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Hugo Blanco
Background information
Born25 September 1940
Died14 June 2015(2015-06-14) (aged 74)

Hugo Blanco (September 25, 1940 – June 14, 2015) was a popular Venezuelan musician. He was best known as the author of "Moliendo Café" and other songs like "El Burrito de Belén" (also known as "El Burrito Sabanero"), "Leche Condensada", "Luces de Caracas", "Sierra Nevada", "Mañanita Zuliana", and others. "Moliendo Café", has become one of the most recognized Venezuelan songs in all the world.[1]

Blanco was born and died in Caracas, Venezuela.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Hugo Blanco - New Songs, Playlists & Latest News - BBC Music". BBC. Retrieved 2020-06-14.[permanent dead link]
  2. "Hugo Blanco - Tropicana (Vinyl, LP, Album) at Discogs". Retrieved 2011-02-17.