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All Music Guide - José A. Estévez
In his fourth Sony Latin release, Victor Manuelle continues with the Sergio George styling that granted him much greater commercial success than his earlier two solo efforts. It seems that George's pushy, bombastic writing challenges Manuelle's improvising ability to a greater extent, thus giving the production a live, unconfined feel. Omar Alfanno's "Dile a Ella" is a tune that bristles with uninhibited energy. "Dile a Ella," the self-penned "He Tratado," and "El Aguila" are exercises of contumacious swing in every way; among other delights, "Nuestra Historia" is a juicy, astute mix of the usual George sound and the son montuno genre. A must for late-'90s salsa fans, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - José A. Estévez
In his fourth Sony Latin release, Victor Manuelle continues with the Sergio George styling that granted him much greater commercial success than his earlier two solo efforts. It seems that George's pushy, bombastic writing challenges Manuelle's improvising ability to a greater extent, thus giving the production a live, unconfined feel. Omar Alfanno's "Dile a Ella" is a tune that bristles with uninhibited energy. "Dile a Ella," the self-penned "He Tratado," and "El Aguila" are exercises of contumacious swing in every way; among other delights, "Nuestra Historia" is a juicy, astute mix of the usual George sound and the son montuno genre. A must for late-'90s salsa fans, and one that continued to solidify Manuelle's position as a favorite in later salsa generations.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/3/1997
  • Label: Sony U.S. Latin
  • UPC: 037628233428
  • Catalog Number: 82334
  • Sales rank: 61,631

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Victor Manuelle Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Johnny Rivera Background Vocals
Gabriela Anders Background Vocals
Santiago "Chago" Martínez Timbales
Ramón Rodríguez Background Vocals
Angel "Angie" Machado Trumpet
Sergio George Piano, Background Vocals
Antonio Vazquez Trombone
Luchito Cabarcas Background Vocals
Rubén Rodríguez Bass
Robert Vilera Bongos
Carlos Velez Trumpet
Juan Papín Conga
Vicente Alvarez Trumpet
Sammy Vélez Díaz Baritone Saxophone
Technical Credits
Rubby Perez Composer
Humberto Ramírez Arranger
Carlton Batts Mastering
Charlie Dos Santos Engineer
Sergio George Arranger
Ramón Sánchez Arranger
Ronnie Torres Engineer
Uka Green Art Direction
Charlie Dos Dantos Producer, Engineer
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