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Ernesto Antonio "Tito" Puente, (April 20, 1923 – June 1, 2000), was an American salsa musician and Latin jazz composer. The son of native Puerto Ricans, Ernest and Ercilia Puente, living in New York City's Spanish Harlem community, Puente is often credited as "The Musical Pope," "El Rey de los Timbales" (The King of the timbales) and "The King of Latin Music." He is best known for dance-oriented mambo and Latin jazz compositions that endured over a 50 year career. He and his music appear in many films such as The Mambo Kings and Fernando Trueba's Calle 54. He guest-starred on several television shows including Sesame Street, The Cosby Show and, most notably, The Simpsons two-part episode "Who Shot Mr. Burns?". Wikipedia

Quick Facts

Birth date: September 30, 1946
Birth place: Ponce, Puerto Rico
Death date: 2000-06-01
Profession:Soundtrack, Composer

Interesting Facts

1Uncle of music producer Louis Vega (aka "Little Louie Vega"), a member of legendary music duo "Masters at Work" (formerly known as "Nuyorican Soul").
2His remains are reburied in his native Puerto Rico next to those of his late wife who died in May 2002. [June 2002]
3Interred at St. Raymond's Cemetary in the Bronx, New York (Seton Section; Range #42, Grave #21)


1His aviator glasses




The Get Down2016TV Series performer - 1 episode
Black Mass2015writer: "No Me Llores Más" - as Héctor Lavoe
Small Time2014performer: "Che Che Cole"
Dancing with the Stars2012TV Series 1 episode
So You Think You Can Dance Canada2008-2011TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Next Day Air2009writer: "Aguanile", "El Dia de Mi Suerte"
So You Think You Can Dance2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
Street Kings2008writer: "Aguanile" - as Héctor Lavoe
Illegal Tender2007writer: "Que Lio"
Condominio2007performer: "El Día de mi Suerte"
El cantante2006performer: "Periodico De Ayer" / writer: "Aguanile", "Que Lio", "El Die De Mi Suerte"
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories2006Video Game performer: "Mi Gente"
Piñero2001"Calle Luna Calle Sol" / performer: "Porque Te Conoci?"
One True Thing1998performer: "Paraiso de dulzura" / writer: "Paraiso de dulzura"
Carlito's Way1993performer: "Mi Gente", "El Todopodersos" / writer: "Abuelita", "El Todopodersos"
Fires Within1991performer: "Periódico de ayer"
Vigilante1983performer: "Triste y vacia", "Juanito alimana" - as Hector Levoe



Celia Cruz and the Fania Allstars in Africa1974



The Last Fight1983Himself
Celia Cruz and the Fania Allstars in Africa1974Himself
Our Latin Thing1972DocumentaryHimself

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The Latin Explosion: A New America2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Musician

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