King of Latin Soul

 

 

This is a work-in-progress documentary about the legendary Afro-Filipino Joe Bataan known for fusing Latin and Soul music; a uniquely American sound which transcends the boundaries of race and culture that began in New York's East Harlem in the 1960s.  

 

 

Read the New York Times article
"The Return of Joe Bataan"

© 2015

 

Photo Credit:   Jeff Brown