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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Izzy Sanabria Discography Tracks

Vocals

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 Colombia 1972 Sell This Version
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 Panama 1972 Sell This Version
CDF 415/416 Fania All-Stars* Fania All-Stars* - "Live" At The Cheetah(CD, Album) Sonodisc CDF 415/416 France 1988 Sell This Version
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 Puerto Rico 1995 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
Izzy Sanabria - Ay Que Boogaloo! album art Spanglish Fly Mister Dizzy Izzy Spanglish Fly - Ay Que Boogaloo! (Album) Chaco World Music 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

Izzy Sanabria - Rhythm Of Life album art Ray Barretto Ray Barretto - Rhythm Of Life (Album) Fania Records, Sonotec Colombia 1982 Sell This Version
PCCY-00221 Izzy Sanabria - Rican/Struction album art Ray Barretto Con Adelberto Santiago Ray Barretto Con Adelberto Santiago - Rican/Struction(CD, Album, RE) Fania Records PCCY-00221 Japan 1991 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

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 Colombia 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 + 2xCD, Album, RE + Ltd) Strut STRUT088CD UK 2011 Sell This Version

Technical

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

Visual

Izzy Sanabria - Sabu's Jazz Espagnole album art Sabu Martinez And His Jazz-Espagnole Sabu Martinez And His Jazz-Espagnole - Sabu's Jazz Espagnole (Album) Alegre Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Alto Songo album art Chappottin Y Sus Estrellas ,Canta Cuní* Chappottin Y Sus Estrellas ,Canta Cuní* - Alto Songo (Album) Panart, Panart US 1961 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Pacheco Y Su Charanga album art Pacheco Y Su Charanga Con Eliot Romero Pacheco Y Su Charanga Con Eliot Romero - Pacheco Y Su Charanga (Album) Alegre Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Kako Y Su Combo Gigante album art Kako Y Su Combo, Kako Y Su Combo Gigante Kako Y Su Combo, Kako Y Su Combo Gigante - Kako Y Su Combo Gigante (Album) Alegre Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Pacheco At The New York World's Fair album art Pacheco* Pacheco* - Pacheco At The New York World's Fair (Album) Fania Records, Fania Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Tributo A Noro album art Kako's New York After Hour Orchestra* Kako's New York After Hour Orchestra* - Tributo A Noro (Album) Alegre Records, Alegre Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - El Manicero - The Alegre All Stars Vol. 2 album art The Alegre All Stars The Alegre All Stars - El Manicero - The Alegre All Stars Vol. 2 (Album) Alegre Records Peru 1964 Sell This Version
Izzy Sanabria - Way Out - The Alegre All Stars Vol. lV album art The Alegre All Stars The Alegre All Stars - Way Out - The Alegre All Stars Vol. lV (Album) Alegre Records, Alegre Records US 1965 Sell This Version