Chucho Valdés

Chucho Valdés



Jesús Valdés Rodríguez, better known as Chucho Valdés (born October 9, 1941), is a Cuban pianist, bandleader, composer and arranger whose career spans over 50 years. An original member of the Orquesta Cubana de Música Moderna, in 1973 he founded the group Irakere, one of Cuba's best-known Latin jazz bands. Both his father, Bebo Valdés, and his son, Chuchito, are pianists as well. He has won five Grammy Awards[2] and three Latin Grammy Awards.[3]



Chucho's Steps
Chucho's Steps is an album released by jazz pianist Chucho Valdés and his band, the Afro-Cuban Messengers.
Live at the Village Vanguard
Live at the Village Vanguard is an album by Chucho Valdés, released through Blue Note Records in 2000.
Chucho Valdés presenta: Lo mejor de la timba cubana
Chucho Valdés presenta: Lo mejor de la timba cubana is an album by musical artist Chucho Valdes, released on January 1, 1997.

Photos - Chucho Valdés173

Popular Albums29

Album Appearances & References50

Song Appearances & References3

Musical Groups1


Music-Related Relationships6

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Awards & Nominations2

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Spotify - Albums & Singles132


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Spotify - Top Tracks10



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