FELIZ NAVIDAD: A POPULAR CHRISTMAS TUNE ON IT FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY
The famous Christmas tune clocks fifty years.
Jose Feliciano is one of the most famous songwriters in the world, even if you can’t recall his name immediately off the top of your head.
His words, his spirit, his sunglasses are all cultural touchstones that are worthy of consideration year-round and, of course, especially during the holidays with his legendary hit.
The song which is a mix of Spanish and English tunes was released in the fifties and immediately becomes a hit year in year out.
The song is regarded as the most simplest song that has ever been written and performed.
Its a repetition of two to three words but culminated into an instant hit.
Feliciano was born in 1945 in Lares, Puerto Rico. He has been blind since birth. He was five when he and his family migrated to Spanish Harlem and it was in New York City where he developed his love for music and crafted his skills on the guitar.
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