Pablo Milanes, a Cuban singer-songwriter and guitarist who was one of the founders of the nueva trova music movement, died early Tuesday in Spain, He was 79.
How did Pablo milanes die ? and what was his cause of death?
Pablo Milanes, a Latin Grammy-winning balladeer and co-founder of the “nueva trova” music movement in Cuba, passed away at the age of 79. Milanes had been receiving treatment for blood cancer in Spain, and succumbed to the disease early Tuesday morning.
Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz took to Twitter to mourn the loss of the musician, who was well-loved by many for his cultural contributions. Milanes began his career in the 1960s and rose to prominence as a leading figure in the Cuban nueva trova music scene. He was known for his romantic lyrics and simple melodies, which earned him international fame. In recent years, Milanes had canceling several concert dates due to declining health. His death is a great loss for Cuban culture, and he will be remembered as one of the country’s most iconic musicians.
Who was Pablo milanes
Pablo Milanes was born on February 24th, 1943, in Bayamo, Cuba. The youngest of five siblings, Milanes began singing at a young age and quickly developed a knack for it. He would often enter and win local competitions for radio and television.
His family eventually moved to Havana, where Milanes briefly attended the Havana Musical Conservatory. Though his time there was short, Milanes credited the Conservatory for much of his early inspiration. Outside of his formal training, Milanes looked to American and other international trends for musical influence. Throughout his career, Milanes has been celebrated as one of Cuba’s most influential musicians. To this day, his music continues to inspire new generations of Cuban artists.
Pablo milanes career
Pablo Milanés is a Cuban musician and one of the founders of the nueva trova music movement. He was born in Bayamo, Cuba, in 1943 and began his musical career as a member of the Grupo de Experimentación Sonora, a group of young musicians who sought to break with traditional Cuban music styles.
Milanés’s first solo album, “Versos sencillos de José Martí,” was released in 1973 and was followed by a string of successful albums throughout the 1970s and 1980s. His music is marked by its poetic lyrics and its commitment to social and political issues. In recent years, Milanés has continued to be an active performer and recording artist, collaborating with artists from Cuba and other parts of Latin America. He remains one of the most respected and influential figures in Cuban music today.
Tributes have been pouring on social media for the singer,.
Tributes have been pouring in from fans who have been touched by Milanes’ music. Many have shared memories of listening to his songs with their families, or dancing to his music at parties. Others have pointed to his songs as an important part of their own heritage
Pablo Milanes has died. His music and voice made a huge impression on me. From his unique take on boleros, extraordinary compositions on the verses of Jose Marti, to his iconic popular songs like Yolanda, he gave us emotional depth and musical refinement. Here we are in Havana in 2016. We happened to see him enter a cafe so we took a chance to get this photo. He was kind enough to allow it. May he rest in musical peace.
PABLO MILANES AND JOHNNY ALMENDRA…. Wow. Tough month
It was a privilege to meet you along the way!
Rest in peace Pablo Milanes. I am so thankful to have had the honor to grow up listening to your music. Your music means a lot to me. Rest in Peace maestro de Trova Nueva!!