OT: Buena Vista Social Club – Chan Chan


“Chan Chan” is a 1987 son composition by Cuban trovador Compay Segundo. In the late 1990s, it became the signature track of the Buena Vista Social Club project. The lyrics of the song revolve around two central characters called Juanica and Chan Chan. (From Wikipedia)

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2 thoughts on “OT: Buena Vista Social Club – Chan Chan

  1. Jose Ignacio: The video fits very well with the theme of Havana Requiem by Paul Goldstein in which the lawyer, Michael Seeley, seeks to gain royalties for Cuban musicians like those in the video.

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