In the Year of the Dragon of 1976 Joe Cuba, drifted away from his famous sextet, recorded the first of his albums for the Fania label. The artist's return became a big event in New York which La Hora Faniática revisits using anecdotes and testimonies of their main figures.
Host: José Arteaga
Length : 1 Hour
Fania is the name of the mythical record label founded in 1964 in Nueva York. Fania is the symbol and synonymous with the best salsa brava, and also the sound memory of a fascinating period in which urban Caribbean music became a legend. La Hora Faniática invites their listeners to get closer to the history of Fania as it never has been done before. A comprehensive tour through the albums, celebrities, anecdotes, secrets, milestones and flake outs of a label that left its mark on all Latin urban music ever since.
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