Ritchie Valens
Genre:
Pop/Rock
Meta style:
Rock & Roll/Roots
Style:
Rock & Roll

Ritchie Valens (born Richard Steven Valenzuela; on 13 May 1941 in Pacoima, California, USA ? February 3, 1959) was a Mexican American singer, songwriter and guitarist. A Rock and Roll pioneer and a forefather of the Chicano rock movement, Valens' recording career lasted only eight months. During this time, however, he scored several hits, most notably "La Bamba", which was originally a Mexican folk song that Valens transformed with a rock rhythm and beat that became a hit in 1958, making Valens a pioneer of the Spanish-speaking rock and roll movement.

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Very Best Of

Very Best Of

2
Year:
1999
Tracks:
28
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Ritchie Valens Story

The Ritchie Valens Story

3
Year:
1993
Tracks:
19
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Ritchie Valens & Ritchie

Ritchie Valens & Ritchie

4
Year:
1990
Tracks:
23
Bitrate:
320 kbps
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