Top 10 Rubén Blades songs

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Top 10 Rubén Blades songs

Rubén Blades is a composer, singer, actor and Panamanian lawyer who since 1969 has provided quality music to all the people of LatinAmerica; with his “intellectual Salsa”, lyrics that have much social criticism, Rubén has become an icon for the entire continent, without a doubt a benchmark of the Salsa. Now we present you the top 10 Rubén Blades songs. 10 Sin tu cariño One of the first songs of Rubén that launched him to stardom, a complete composition and a...

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The story of Pedro Navaja

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The story of Pedro Navaja

Pedro Navaja is a Latin American musical classic. The story-song written by Ruben Blades in 1978, is about a bandit called Pedro Navaja, who knifes a prostitute to rob her, but is caught unawares when she draws a gun and shoots him in the head. They both die. In the end a drunkard who stumbles upon the bodies takes the knife, the revolver and the money, and walks away!  “Life gives you surprises”, the chorus sings. The song deals with life, death and surprises, in a dark...

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