It’s a fact, the record debut of the Cuban vocalist Josbel Figurita, is here. With the suggestive title In Body and Soul, the one in Switzerland shows that his was not random. His first promotional cuts – El Pirata and En Cuerpo y Alma (both included here) – elucidated his desire to communicate and reach more public. Supported by more than twenty musicians of first level, Josbel recorded in the Clave Records of the Cuban Luisito Aballe Alain Perez on bass, Edwin Sanz, Robert Vilera on percussion, Tony Velardi, Cesar Correa and Alex Wilson on the piano as well as Oscar Cordero “Chucky” on trumpet, among others, were some of the instrumentalists who bring their talent To the success of In Body and Soul
The talent of Figurita was more than demonstrated in recordings like San Agustin of Edwin Sanz; They are laughing to the world of the Cuban Carlitos Irarragorri, in Palatimba – voicing the hit La Que Manda -, the Salsometro Ensemble of Luis Aballe and La Bohemia Orchestra of Cristian González.
Mujer de Otro, written by Dampierret Mesa and Josbel himself, had already been recorded by Josbel with La Bohemia; Survive highlights the Venezuelan Edwin Sanz. Although the character of the album is above all romantic, we hear De Alli, a beautiful subject that presents the Salsometro Set by Luis Aballe and dedicated to the history of the Greater Antilles. The First Time detasca to Renesito Avich in the three.
Effusive, intimate and with impeccable production make this recording an obligation for lovers of new trends in salsa.
Josbel Figurita – Ven Esta Noche