El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico Tour Schedule
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico have been one of the biggest bands in the
Latin music scene for decades now and have influenced generations of other bands who have followed in their footsteps. The
long running act has been making some of the most exciting salsa music since the early Sixties and continue to impress with
their latest output, if you have yet to hear this outstanding band, now is the time to find out exactly what has won them
over millions of fans all over the world. El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico are known for their upbeat and energetic performances
that never fail to get the crowd dancing, so if you are looking for a fun night out filled with great music and dancing get
tickets for El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico from StubHub today.
So far El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico only has on concert
date set up for the United States in 2014. The show will be held at Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center in
Newark, New Jersey on Saturday, June 14th. People will be traveling from all over the East Coast and beyond to see this world
famous band, and even if you have to make some travel plans to see them in person it will be well worth the trip. Tickets
for this one off performance are sure to sell quickly so be sure to get your tickets as soon as possible and get your dancing
About the Band
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico has been a major player on the Puerto Rico scene
ever since 1962, when musician Rafael Ithier founded the group. Since its formation, many famous salsa musicians and singers
have launched their own careers after being part of the group, and, in some cases, having the band back the now-solo artists.
In fact, the band was named La Universidad de la Salsa (the University of Salsa) because of this fact. Regardless of the current
lineup, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico can always expect to have top-notch musicians fueling its musical fire. More than five
decades after forming, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico is still going strong and are in fact making some of their best music
to date. El Gran Combo is a can't miss act for fans of orchestral music with a kick, and tickets are always in high demand
to see them perform live. El Gran Combo will soon be out on another jet-setting world tour, and you can see them live when
you get tickets to an upcoming performance
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico first got together
in 1962 and released their first studio album the following year which was moderately successful. It was when the group released
its second album, Arcangana later in 1963 that they really rose to the top of the salsa scene. The album hit number one in
Puerto Rico, New York, and Panama. The album went gold and earned the group an exclusive spot on El Show de las 12, one of
the most popular programs in Puerto Rico. Before long El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico were widely recognized as the cream of
the crop in Latin markets and were well on their way to becoming the international superstars they are known as today.
You have been waiting for months if not years for this night to come and finally as the lights
lower you begin to see El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico taking the stage. The crowd erupts in applause as the band approaches
their instruments. A hush falls over the crowd as El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico thanks them and launch into a fan favorite
from one of their albums like Esos Ojitos Negros, Boleros Romanticos, Tangos, Merengues, Latin Power, or Estamos Primeros.
The crowd once again erupts and sings and dances along to hits throughout the night. Always one to surprise the crowd, perhaps
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico sprinkles in some new songs throughout the set, or decides to play covers of traditional folk
songs. This is your chance to see a true international superstar band and legend of the genre, and El Gran Combo de Puerto
Rico definitely exceeds expectations. El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico has an ability to connect with the audience and seduce
with their music that is not always found in modern pop music. Do not miss the chance to see El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
when they hit your town.
El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico made their live debut in 1962 in San Juan,
Puerto Rico at the Hotel La Concha. The band has also come to be referred to as the Universidad de la Salsa which also happened
to be the name of their 1983 album.