Johnny Pacheco

Born Mar 25, 1935
  • Bandleader, Record producer, Musician, Composer, Music Arranger
Johnny Pacheco is a Dominican musician, arranger, producer, and bandleader of Cuban music. He is one of the most influential figures in Latin music, best known for being the creator of the Fania All-Stars, and for coining the term "Salsa" to denote the genre.

Johnny Pacheco Stats


: Jhonny Pacheco, Pacheco, Johny Pacheco, Juan Pablo Pacheco Knitting, Juan Azarías Pacheco Kiniping, El Zorro de Plata


: Bandleader, Record producer, Musician, Composer, Music Arranger


: Dominican Republic

Date of Birth

: Mar 25, 1935 (83 years old)

Place of Birth

: Santiago de los Caballeros

Johnny Pacheco Film Roles

  1. Our Latin Thing
  2. Celia Cruz & Friends: A Night of Salsa
  3. Celia Cruz: An Extraordinary Woman...Azucar!
  4. Badge 373
    Conductor of Carorrojeno Orchestra
    Badge 373

Johnny Pacheco Albums

  1. Viva Africa
  2. 10 Great Years
  3. Cañonazo
  4. El Maestro
  5. Johnny Pacheco Y Su Charanga : Que Suene La Flauta
  6. Sima!
  7. The Artist
  8. The Best of Johnny Pacheco
  9. El Grande Pacheco Te Invitar A Bailar
  10. Pacheco's Party