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William Vivanco of Havana, Cuba to release new single with Music Access, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 8, 2017
Contact: Rikki Rincon
214-549-1201
r.rincon@musicaccessinc.com

(Dallas, Texas) Super talented William Vivianco of Havana, Cuba will release his next, much anticipated single, titled, Bailarina, worldwide with Dallas, Texas’ own Music Access, Inc., on Friday, August 11, 2017. The new single will be available everywhere digital music is sold, Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music, Tidal, Google Play and more.

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William Vivanco (born October 6, 1975, in SantiagoCuba) is a composer and musician. Vivanco learned to play guitar by frequenting Casa de la Trova on Calle Heredia in Santiago, “stealing chords”. He busked in the streets, and also performed with a professional children’s choir. He trained his voice, learning the techniques that would enable him to develop his distinctively percussive vocal style. He also played day-long romerias and at the Festival of Singers of the Americas in Guantánamo.

Vivanco first came to Havana when he was 23 years old. The Bis Music label at the Santa Clara song festival spotted him and offered him the possibility to make his first solo album in 2002 called Lo Tengo To’ Pensa’o, a mix of Brazilian musicpop and reggae. His song and the accompanying video clip “Cimarrón” became popular. “Cimarrón” (literally, “one who lives on mountaintops”) refers to African slaves who ran away from their Spanish masters.

In 2006, Vivanco recorded his second solo album, La Isla Milagrosa, produced by Descemer Bueno and Roberto Carcassés. In recent times Vivanco has started to distance himself from his funkier, poppier tunes in favour of music that is more “Santiaguera” (from Santiago), more Cuban, more rhythmic – more traditional.

Vivanco has performed in France. In 2003 he performed at Les Transmusicales de Rennes festival, then in 2004 at the Paleo Festival de Nyon, at the Cuban night of Les Nuits de Fourvière de Lyon, and in August 2005 he played at the Vence festival Les Nuits du Sud. (Source: Wikipedia).

Rikki Rincón, President of Music Access Latino, a division of Music Access, Inc. stated “After several on and off discussions with Mr. William Vivanco since 2016 and being introduced via a industry colleague, this was always a wonderful idea that eventually came to fruition. We at Music Access, Inc. are very excited to work with the very talented singer/songwriter/producer William Vivanco. After seeing his work with some of Cuba’s best talent over the past decade or so and then getting know him as a person, we are more than convinced that beyond his talent he is a down to earth person, one we hope to grow with”. 

William Vivanco clearly states this about the new single, Bailarina inspirada en el poema de Jose Marti.:La bailarina española. Mesclada con musica arabe,española, celta quisomba y regetton”. “The song Bailarina was inspired in the poem by Jose Marti: The Spanish Bailarina. Music mixed with sounds of arabic, spanish, celtic kizomba and a little bit of reggaeton”.

William Vivanco teams up with producer Jose Angel and on violin William Roblejo, on Flamenco guitar, Reiner Mariño and mixed and mastered by Luis Duran. Photo credit to Cinthia Bapa. The new single goes on sale Friday, August 11, 2017 everywhere digital music is sold via Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, Apple Music, Tidal, Music Access, Inc. and others. For media relations and interviews please contact Rikki Rincon at r.rincon@musicaccessinc.com or 972-686-7700 ext 14.

WILLIAM VIVANCO GLOBAL MEDIA COVERAGE:
New York Times
ESSENCE Magazine
William Vivanco Shares stage with US Star Melissa Etheridge in Havana, Cuba
Ciber Cuba Noticias
Radio Cadena
CubaTiene
BOHEMIA
14 y Medio.com
TV Santiago

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Havana NRG! releases Merengue version of “I Ain’t Your Momma” on June 9th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 5, 2017

(Dallas, Texas) For the past 15 years Havana NRG!, a hot band comprising of 9 members have not just dominated their home base market of Dallas, Texas but have taken on tour stops in LA, Miami, NYC, NJ, Alaska and the list goes on. On June 9th Havana NRG! are set to release a super hot merengue version of Jennifer Lopez’s “Ain’t Your Mama”, which recently won a Billboard Latino award in Miami.

Havana NRG! have always been on the cutting edge of creating fused sounds, from their Cuban based rhythms to creating hot remakes of today’s hottest music. For the past year Havana NRG! began adding hot remakes and remixes to their live shows and the crowds are going wild, so much that they were signed by Music Access, Inc.’s Latino Division, Music Access Latino to prepare for their first of many single releases to come.

Each and every show they perform for the crowds are now asking for these hot remakes even more so than their standard Salsa or Merengue. Their remake version titled  “I Ain’t Your Momma” will get everyone off their seat once they purchase the single and download to their mobile devices. Band Manager and Music Director, Mariela Suarez had this to say about how the band came about wanting to go the route of creating remakes and more, “As a band always taking chances and wanting to remain different we saw an opportunity to fuse our many styles in re-producing some of today’s hottest hits and transform them for our audience, which is not just Latino, but rather a full range of fans from all cultures and ethnicities. From young Millennials to older fans, we wanted to bridge the gap with some more energy. We are proud of our work and hope you love it as well”.

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Robert Gonzalez, CEO of Music Access, Inc. stated, “Established, seasoned, masters at their craft and monsters on the stage, this is an honor to align ourselves with such an amazing group. This new single, a remake version by Havana NRG! is fire and I look forward to many more projects to come!!”.

This hot merengue version remake is titled “I Ain’t Your Momma” will only be available via digital stores everywhere you buy music. From iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, HavanaNRG.com, MusicAccessInc.com, Facebook pages of  Havana NRG! and Music Access, Inc and more worldwide. When searching for all music of Havana NRG! just enter their name in our favorite online music store. Look out for more single releases soon! All radio, both FM’s and online networks contact us asap for your copy for airplay. For interviews, song reviews and other coverage contact Rikki Rincon at Creative Juice Online, 214-549-1201 or rikkirincon@creativejuice.mobi. Get ready for more music to come via Music Access, Inc.