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Johnny Ventura / Bio

Biografía
Johnny Ventura es el cantante/compositor/músico que prácticamente estuvo a cargo de desarrollar y modernizar el sonido del merengue contemporáneo comenzando con su primera grabación al principio de la década de los 60. Estuvo influenciado por el movimiento del rock & roll de la época e incorporo rutinas de baile al merengue inspirado por Elvis Presley.
Su discografía cuenta con 105 producciones originales. Esta incluye su más reciente producción "El Viejo 'Ta En La Calle" producido por su hijo (cantante/compositor/productor) Jandy Ventura.
Esta producción fue lanzada en Junio del 2013 y su primer sencillo en los Estados Unidos (La Rubia), se convirtió en un hit en la radio a solo pocos días de haber sido lanzado.
Ventura ha sido reconocido internacionalmente con innumerables premios de las industria de la música entre ellos el Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Es considerado el padre del merengue moderno llevando este ritmo alrededor del mundo.
Después de 57 años de trayectoria, Johnny Ventura continua con la misma energía y pasión por la música que lo ha llevado a ganarse el apoyo de sus fanáticos por generaciones.

Biography
Johnny Ventura is the singer/songwriter/musician who almost singlehandedly developed and modernized the contemporary merengue sound, beginning with his first recordings in the early '60s. He was influenced by the original wave of rock & roll, and quickly imported the energy as well as some dance routines inspired by Elvis Presley to his native rhythm "Merengue".
His discography counts with 105 original albums. This includes his last production “El Viejo ‘Ta En La Calle” produced by his son (singer/songwriter/producer) Jandy Ventura. This production was released on June 2013 and its first single (in the US) “La Rubia”, became a hit on the radio after few days of being launched.
Ventura has been recognized internationally with several awards of the music industry including the Latin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. He has been considered the father of modern merengue taking this rhythm around the world.
After 57 years of trajectory, Johnny Ventura continues with the same energy and passion for music, which rewarded him with the support of his fans for generations.

General Info

Band Members
Johnny Ventura
Artist Name
Johnny Ventura
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/johnnyventuraoficial
Genres
Latin

Contact Info

Location
Santo Domingo, DO
Manager
management@johnnyventuraonline.com