Bienvenido Granda, born Rosendo Bienvenido Granda Aguilera (Havana, August 30, 1915 - Mexico City, July 9, 1983), was a Cuban vocalist/musician, singing boleros, son montunos, guarachas and other Cuban rhythms. He was best known for having been the lead singer of the Cuban ensemble Sonora Matancera in the 1940s and 50s.
For sporting a prodigious mustache, he was nicknamed El bigote que canta (The mustache that sings) and El bigote que canta con estilo (The mustache that sings with style).
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-010923||10-in.||6/17/1937||Calla companero||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-010924||10-in.||6/17/1937||El guajiro||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-010925||10-in.||6/17/1937||Espejismo de amor||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-010926||10-in.||6/17/1937||Un toque||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-010927||10-in.||6/17/1937||Los guaracheros||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-010928||10-in.||6/17/1937||A gozar la conga||Septeto Nacional||Vocal and instrumental septet||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Granda, Bienvenido," accessed September 25, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113592.
Granda, Bienvenido. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 25, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113592.
"Granda, Bienvenido." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 25 September 2023.
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