Interspersed are three unforgettably sensual songs written with Jorge Zulueta which brilliantly underpin a Latin theme with an erotic tango sound. And besides the innovative music, Buenaventura’s words mark him out: like Ruben Blades, he’s one of the few salsa singers to marry a cutting edge sound with thoughtful lyrics. With a wonderfully attractive voice which at times recalls the legendary Hector Lavoe, Buenaventura duets with the great Cheo Feliciano on ‘Palo y Cuero’ (Stick and Skin). Buenaventura means a ‘good venture’ – he’s certainly embarked on one of those here The commanding, expressive voice of Buenaventura…gifted and versatile” fRoots “Colombian Magic” Top of the World Songlines Yuri Buenaventura Links * www.yuribuenaventura.com.fr * http://yuribuenaventura.artistes.universalmusic.fr/ Read more on Last.fm.
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