"The Greatest Cuban Dance Band in the World"
Time Magazine 1985
Hansel Martinez and Raul Alfonso were born in Cuba. Their musical careers began in 1976 New York City as vocalists and co-founders of the world famous Charanga ’76. In 1983 Hansel y Raul formed what is now considered the most dynamic and successful duo in the History of Latin Tropical Music. Hansel y Raul are International recording stars and renowned composers who have performed their “Charanga” based music all over the world. Hansel y Raul have sold millions of records and have been awarded Multi-Platinum and Gold albums in a career spanding 30 years. Hansel y Raul are Multiple Grammy Nominees and 2 time winners. Some of their greatest hits are: Kukucha-Kucha, Con la Lengua Afuera, Maria Teresa y Danilo, Ayer and La Esquina Habanera to name just a few.
- The Greatest Cuban Dance Band in the World (Time Magazine 1985)
- Los Gallos de la Salsa
- Los Reyes de la Charanga
- Glorias del Exilio Cubano
- Las Voces de la Charanga
- Leyendas de la Musica Tradicional Cubana
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