Take a musical journey into the diversity and cultural richness of Cuban music with legendary Cuban pianist, bandleader, and composer Chucho Valdés’ exclusive new SiriusXM channel, Chucho Valdés’ Cuba & Beyond.
From Afro-Cuban jazz to rumba, mambo to salsa, timba to Cuban hip-hop, you’ll hear a broad spectrum of music along with interviews and special content. Chucho Valdés’ Cuba & Beyond channel is available for streaming.
Valdés is the most influential figure in modern Afro-Cuban jazz, with a career spanning more than 60 years. From his music with the seminal group Irakere to his iconic solo work, he has received six GRAMMY® Awards and four Latin GRAMMY® Awards. Valdés was also awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Academy of Recording Arts & Science and was inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame.