WorldCat Identities

Colón, Willie 1950-

Overview
Works: 370 works in 679 publications in 2 languages and 4,058 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  Popular music  Songs, Spanish  Salsa (Music)  Dance orchestra music 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Singer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Conductor, Composer, Producer, Musician, Vocalist
Classifications: PZ7.S7242, [E]
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Most widely held works by Willie Colón
Chato y su cena by Gary Soto ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To get the "ratoncitos," little mice who have moved into the barrio, to come to come to his house, Chato the cat prepares all kinds of good food: fajitas, frijoles, salsa, enchiladas, and more
Putumayo presents Latino! Latino! ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chato and the party animals by Gary Soto ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chato decides to throw a "pachanga" for his friend Novio Boy, who has never had a birthday party, but when it is time to party, Novio Boy cannot be found
American popular music : from minstrelsy to MP3 by Larry Starr ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siembra by Willie Colón ( Recording )
24 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The high point of Willie Coln̤'s ongoing collaboration with Rubň Blades, Siembra exploded on the salsa scene in 1978. Siembra reflects the tough but optimsitic attitude of the barrio in the late '70s
Chato y los amigos pachangueros Chato and the party animals by Gary Soto ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chato decides to throw a "pachanga" for his friend Novio Boy, who has never had a birthday party, but when it is time to party, Novio Boy cannot be found
Chato goes cruisin' by Gary Soto ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chato and Novio win a cruise but are disappointed to find that everyone else on board is a dog, and things go from bad to worse when the dogs party themselves sick and it is up to the cats to find help
La voz by Héctor Lavoe ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest hits by Celia Cruz ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rough guide to salsa dance ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A night in Puerto Rico [the music of Puerto Rico] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features traditional bomba music from Puerto Rico
Fania Records 1964-1980 the original sound of Latin New York ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A two-disc collection of salsa hits that were produced under the Fania label from 1964 to 1980. Includes songs from Ismael Miranda, Joe Bataan, Ray Barretto, and many more!
Tras la tormenta by Willie Colón ( Recording )
13 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El malo by Willie Colón ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"El Malo has become known as one of the first albums to feature the "New York Sound" that sparked a renewed interest in Latin music during the 1970s"--AllMusic.com
Cosa nuestra by Willie Colón ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Canciones del solar de los aburridos by Willie Colón ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Metiendo mano by Rubén Blades ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest salsa ever ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lo mato by Willie Colón ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hecho en Puerto Rico by Willie Colón ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Colón Román, William Anthony, 1950-
Colón Román, Willie Anthony, 1950-
Colón, William Anthony, 1950-
Colón, Willie
Colón, Willie Anthony, 1950-
Colón, Willie T.
Colón, Willy, 1950-
Román, William Anthony Colón, 1950-
Willie Colon
Willie Colón & Héctor Lavoe & Yomo Toro
Languages
Spanish (90)
English (21)
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