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Johnny Pacheco

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Johnny Pacheco was a musician who co-founded Fania Records, where he helped create salsa music and bring it into the mainstream.

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I voted for you for President of the United States! Forever the King!

Primo! Today you would of been 86 years old. God bless Maestro!

I and the world will miss you, but your music lives on forever. I cherish every moment spent in your company and that of your dear wife Cuqui. RIP Maestro You were one of a kind.

From the moment I heard the first chords
To "Sabor Sabor" and that Pacheco flute
I was hooked! And was blown away when
Johnny asked me to rehearse with the
All stars a highlight in my career!
Thank you Maestro for the inspiration,
Direction and memories.
Rest in Power, my condolences. HarryM.

Gracias maestro por tu legado musical y tu tumbao anejo!

Love you Primo! You are with Mom and Tio Jerry in Heaven. God bless always!

Love you Primo! You are with Mom and Tio Jerry in Heaven. God bless always!

I grew up trying to be like Johnny Pacheco I learned how to play over 30 instruments and wish I could of played with Johnny Pacheco rest in peace Padrindo Say hi to Celia and Pedro for me

To the family, many, many friends, and legions of fans of this wonderful man Mr. Johnny Pacheco, was a musician who co-founded Fania Records, where he helped create salsa music and bring it into the mainstream. The legacy Mr. Johnny Pacheco left behind memorable songs that will not be forgotten. May the God of comfort bless your grieving hearts with strength, loving kindness and peace as the world copes with loss the of Mr. Johnny Pacheco. May his music keep his memory alive forever