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Willie Colon - El Malo Album
Willie Colon - El Malo Album
Performer: Willie Colon
Title: El Malo
Label: Fania Records
Country: US
Released: 1970
Style: Salsa, Boogaloo, Cha-Cha, Guaguancó, Son Montuno, Latin Jazz, Descarga
Cat: LP337
Rating: 4.6/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2053 mb | MP3 size: 2913 mb | WMA size: 2187 mb
Genre: Jazz / Hispanic

1Willie Whopper
2Skinny Papa
3El Malo
5Willie Baby


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
LP337, LP 337Willie Colon El Malo ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Gol)Fania Records, Fania RecordsLP337, LP 337US1968
SLPCD-337Willie Colon El Malo ‎(CD, Album, RE)Fania RecordsSLPCD-337US1991
LPS-77238, LP-337Willie Colon El Malo ‎(LP, Album, RE)Fania Records, Fania RecordsLPS-77238, LP-337VenezuelaUnknown
SLP 337Willie Colón El Malo ‎(LP, Album, RE)Fania RecordsSLP 337PeruUnknown
SLPCD-337, 232.004Willie Colon El Malo ‎(CD, Album, RE)Fania Records, Fania RecordsSLPCD-337, 232.004Argentina1991


  • BassEddie Guagua, James Taylor
  • BongosPablo Rosario
  • CongasMario Galagarza
  • EngineerIrving Greenbaum
  • Lead VocalsHector Lavoe
  • LeaderWillie Colón
  • PianoDwight Brewster
  • ProducerJerry Masucci
  • TimbalesNick Marrero
  • TromboneJoe Santiago, Willie Colón
  • VocalsElliot Romero, Yayo El Indio


1970 US Fania Records 1st Cloud label variation Mono Repress release with the identical matrices as the gold label Mono.
Pressed with a vinyl weight of approx. 160 grams, and without Pacheco or Masucci credited on center record labels as are the Reissues.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): LP-337-A LW
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): LP-337-B LW


  • Record Company – Fania Records, Inc.


Artist: WILLIE COLON Album: EL MALO Label: FANIA RECORDS Year: 1967 Format: VINYL SIDE A 1. Jazzy Brewster - Colon - Taylor 2. Willie Baby Willie Colon. El Malo The Bad is the debut album of Willie Colón made when he was 17 years old. The cover design featured a double photo of Colón. 21-year-old Héctor Lavoe was brought onboard by the producers. The title track featured in the soundtrack on the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories on the fictitious Latin music radio station Radio Espantoso. Jazzy Colón - 4:00. Willie Baby Colón - 2:46. Borinquen Public Domain - 3:15. Willie Whopper Colón - 2:40. El Malo Colón - 3:57. Greatest Hits. Willie Colon. Willie Colon, Ray Barretto, Roberto Roena, Lebron Brothers, Joe Bataan. Live in the Netherlands. El Malo Vol. II: Prisioneros Del Mambo. La Esencia de la Fania. A Man and His Music: The Player. OG: Original Gangster. Fania Classics: Celia Cruz & Willie Colón. Celia Cruz, Willie Colon. Album 1967 8 Songs. El Malo. Willie Colón. Música tropical 1967. Willie Colon Essentials. Hector Lavoe: Next Steps. El Malo was Colon and Hector Lavoe's first-ever recording, made in 1967 when Colon was a mere 17 years old. Every number's a killer: Jazzy, Juana Pena, Borinquen, El Malo. Plus boogalu Track Listing. Despite initial criticism, Colón's album El Malo has become known as one of the first albums to feature the New York Sound that sparked a renewed interest in Latin music during the 1970s. Colón has been instrumental in the careers of such Latin musicians as Rubén Blades, who first sang with Colón's band in 1975, and Celia Cruz, for whom Colón has produced such albums as Only They Could Have Done This Album read more. Trombone player, composer, and bandleader, William Anthony Colón Román born Apr 28, 1950 in Bronx, NY, USA was one of the pioneers of Latin American music. Completa la tua Collezione su Willie Colon. Willie Colon El Malo. Genere: Jazz, Latin. Stile: Salsa, Boogaloo, Cha-Cha, Guaguancó, Son Montuno, Latin Jazz. Anno: 1968. El Malo LP, Album, Mono. Palacio, Fania Records. LP-7238. Vendi questa versione. LP 337. Recorrido Musical de Willie Colon, Etapa con Hector Lavoe, grabaciones con Ruben Blades y los discos que cambiaron el rumbo de la música malo is a afro-cuban jazz music album recording by WILLIE COLÓN released in 1967 on CD, LPVinyl andor cassette. WILLIE COLÓN - El malo. Jazz music community with review and forums. 0 rating 0 review. Album 1967. Filed under Afro-Cuban Jazz By WILLIE COLÓN. A1 Jazzy A2 Willie Baby A3 Borinquen A4 Willie Whopper B1 El Malo B2 Skinny Papa B3 Chonqui B4 Quimbombo. Willie Colón & Héctor Lavoe. Released 1967. El Malo Tracklist. Borinquen Lyrics. El Malo Lyrics. About El Malo. El Malo Q&A