Jorge Drexler to perform in Havana
From September 28 to October 4 will take place in Havana the event "Meeting of Popular Voices". The musical event, which will be chaired by the famous singer Argelia Fragoso will be held under the slogan "The voices that unite us" and will be organized by VP Productions and sponsored by the Cuban Institute of Music and the National Center of Popular Music.
The meeting was attended by around forty foreign guests within which are the Uruguayan Jorge Drexler, Peruvian Tania Libertad and Puerto Rican Andy Montanez, all renowned international exponents of music, which have many fans in the Greater Antilles.
Uruguay, known for subjects like Mi guitara y vos, Eco, Deseo, among others, is also a composer, musician and performer; a doctor by profession. He has more than a dozen albums and performances on stages around the world, several nominations for the Latin Grammy, for Gardel Argentina Music Awards and many others. Many of his songs have been number one in several charts. In 2005 he won an Oscar for Best Original Song with Across the river from Motorcycle Diaries film.