Izzy Sanabria

Real Name:
Israel Sanabria
Profile:
Art director, graphic designer and photographer, responsible for many groundbreaking album cover designs of Salsa and mambo records that helped shape the visual identity of Fania Records, Alegre Records and other important Latin labels; former editor of Latin New York Magazine.

As a host of the early 1970s TV show “Salsa,” Sanabria is also credited for spreading and establishing the term as a denomination for Afro-Cuban and NuYorican music of the era.

Thus, he also goes by the moniker “Mr. Salsa.”
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Vocals

6346769 Izzy Sanabria - "Live" At The Cheetah (Vol. 1) album art Fania All-Stars* Fania All-Stars* - "Live" At The Cheetah (Vol. 1) (Album) Fania Records 6346769 Colombia 1972 Sell This Version
416-5-73-1170 Izzy Sanabria - Live At The Cheetah Vol. 2 album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Live At The Cheetah Vol. 2 (Album) Fania Records 416-5-73-1170 Panama 1972 Sell This Version
VS-58 Izzy Sanabria - Salsa At Woodstock (Recorded Live) album art Bobby Rodriguez Y La Compañia* Bobby Rodriguez Y La Compañia* - Salsa At Woodstock (Recorded Live) (Album) Vaya Records VS-58 US 1976 Sell This Version
CDF 415/416 Izzy Sanabria - "Live" At The Cheetah album art Fania All-Stars* Fania All-Stars* - "Live" At The Cheetah(CD, Album) Sonodisc CDF 415/416 France 1988 Sell This Version
FANIA-684 Izzy Sanabria - "Live" June 11, 1994, Puerto Rico album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - "Live" June 11, 1994, Puerto Rico (Album) Fania Records FANIA-684 Puerto Rico 1995 Sell This Version
VAMPI DVD001 Izzy Sanabria - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa)(DVD, Multichannel) Vampi Soul VAMPI DVD001 Spain 2004 Sell This Version
1300160 Izzy Sanabria - Live At Yankee Stadium -  Vol. 2 album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Live At Yankee Stadium - Vol. 2(CD, Album, RM) Universal, Fania Records 1300160 Mexico 2006 Sell This Version
FANIA1039562, FANIA1039592, SLP 348, FANIA1039602, FANIA1041492, FANIA1042252 Izzy Sanabria - De Toptijd Van De Salsa - Volkskrant Fania Collectie album art Various Various - De Toptijd Van De Salsa - Volkskrant Fania Collectie(5xCD, Comp, RM + Box) Fania Records, V2, Fania Records, V2, Fania Records, Fania Records, V2, Fania Records, V2, Fania Records, V2 FANIA1039562, FANIA1039592, SLP 348, FANIA1039602, FANIA1041492, FANIA1042252 Netherlands 2007 Sell This Version
8 46395 09702 3 Izzy Sanabria - "Live" In Puerto Rico album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - "Live" In Puerto Rico(DVD-V, NTSC) Código Music 8 46395 09702 3 US 2012 Sell This Version
CWM 015 Izzy Sanabria - Ay Que Boogaloo! album art Spanglish Fly Mister Dizzy Izzy Spanglish Fly - Ay Que Boogaloo! (Album) Chaco World Music CWM 015 US 2018 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

VAMPI CD 046, VAMPI 046 Izzy Sanabria - Hot Sweat -The Best Of Fania All Stars Live album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Hot Sweat -The Best Of Fania All Stars Live(2xCD, Comp) Vampi Soul, Vampi Soul VAMPI CD 046, VAMPI 046 Spain 2005 Sell This Version
LPS 88.019, 88019, SLP-431 Izzy Sanabria - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording album art The Fania All-Stars* Block Party (Fiesta De La Cuadra) The Fania All-Stars* - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording(2xLP, Album, RP) Fania Records, Fania Records, Fania Records LPS 88.019, 88019, SLP-431 Venezuela Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

JM 552 Izzy Sanabria - Rican/Struction album art Ray Barretto Con Adalberto Santiago Ray Barretto Con Adalberto Santiago - Rican/Struction (Album) Fania Records JM 552 US 1979 Sell This Version
SIS 70047 Izzy Sanabria - Rhythm Of Life album art Ray Barretto Ray Barretto - Rhythm Of Life (Album) Fania Records, Sonotec SIS 70047 Colombia 1982 Sell This Version
JM-700 Izzy Sanabria - Lavoe album art Hector Lavoe Hector Lavoe - Lavoe(2xCD + Box, Comp) Fania Records JM-700 US 1993 Sell This Version
JM-739 Izzy Sanabria - Maelo album art Ismael Rivera Ismael Rivera - Maelo(2xCD, Comp + Box) Fania Records JM-739 US 2001 Sell This Version

Featuring & Presenting

SLP00481, SLP 00481 Izzy Sanabria - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording album art The Fania All-Stars* The Fania All-Stars* - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording (Album) Fania Records, Fania Records SLP00481, SLP 00481 Venezuela 1972 Sell This Version
SLP00431, SLP 00431 Izzy Sanabria - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording album art The Fania All-Stars* The Fania All-Stars* - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) - Original Sound Track Recording(2xLP, Album, Gat) Discos Melser, Fania Records SLP00431, SLP 00431 Panama 1972 Sell This Version
DVD002 Izzy Sanabria - Salsa (The Film) album art The Fania All-Stars* Introduction Of Fania All-Stars The Fania All-Stars* - Salsa (The Film)(DVD-V, D/Sided, NTSC, PAL, Dol) Vampi Soul DVD002 Spain 2004 Sell This Version
VAMPI 046, VAMPI LP 046 Izzy Sanabria - Hot Sweat (The Best Of Fania All Stars Live) album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Hot Sweat (The Best Of Fania All Stars Live)(2xLP, Comp) Vampi Soul, Vampi Soul VAMPI 046, VAMPI LP 046 Spain 2005 Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

STRUT088CD Izzy Sanabria - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa) album art Fania All Stars Fania All Stars - Our Latin Thing (Nuestra Cosa)(DVD-V + CD, Album, RE + CD, Album, RE + Comp, Ltd) Strut STRUT088CD UK 2011 Sell This Version

Production

L.P. 001075 Izzy Sanabria - Con Mucho Sabor A...Ritmo album art Various Various - Con Mucho Sabor A...Ritmo(LP, Comp) Montuno Records (2) L.P. 001075 US 1987 Sell This Version

Technical

RMCC 80885, RMC 80885 Izzy Sanabria - The RMM NY Sound By Sergio George album art Various Various - The RMM NY Sound By Sergio George (Comp) RMM Records RMCC 80885, RMC 80885 US 1992 Sell This Version

Visual

LPA 801 Izzy Sanabria - Pacheco Y Su Charanga album art Pacheco Y Su Charanga Con Elliot Romero Pacheco Y Su Charanga Con Elliot Romero - Pacheco Y Su Charanga (Album) Alegre Records LPA 801 US 1961 Sell This Version
LPA-803 Izzy Sanabria - Kako Y Su Combo Gigante album art Kako Y Su Combo Kako Y Su Combo - Kako Y Su Combo Gigante (Album) Alegre Records LPA-803 US 1961 Sell This Version