José Mangual Jr.

Profile:
Percussionist, vocalist, arranger, songwriter and band leader, born January 1948 in Spanish Harlem, New York City, USA. Son of the innovative and pioneering bongo player from Machito And His Orchestra, Jose Mangual and brother of the percussionist Luis Mangual.

José Jr. was born and raised in East Harlem, the Spanish Quarter of New York City known as "El Barrio". By the age of fifteen he was already playing in local groups. Mangual Jr. showed his talent as a composer, author, and lead vocalist with Willie Colón's orchestra. His skills as a percussionist and musical director have been sought out by many including Juan Luis Guerra, Rubén Blades, Herb Alpert, Dizzy Gillespie, David Byrne, Celia Cruz, Ramon Orlando, Mario Bauza, Mongo Santamaria, Fania All Stars, Junior Gonzalez, Ismael Miranda and Louie Ramirez.

Mangual’s musical credits are varied. His Discography includes releases such as "Pa Bailar y Gozar", "Que lo Diga el Tiempo", "Sonero Con Clase", "No Se Tu", and many others.
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Albums

José Mangual Jr. - Tribute To Chano Pozo album art José Mangual Jr. Tribute To Chano Pozo (Album) True Ventures Inc., True Ventures Inc. Mexico 1977 Sell This Version
José Mangual Jr. - Pa' Bailar Y Gozar album art José Mangual Jr. Pa' Bailar Y Gozar (Album) Velvet (2) Venezuela 1979 Sell This Version
José Mangual Jr. - Con Sabor album art José Mangual Jr., Lita Branda, Melcochita José Mangual Jr., Lita Branda, Melcochita - Con Sabor Perudis US 1980 Sell This Version
José Mangual Jr. - "Time Will Tell"  "Que Lo Diga El Tiempo..."  album art José Mangual Jr. "Time Will Tell" "Que Lo Diga El Tiempo..." (Album) Companero Productions, Companero Productions US 1981 Sell This Version
José Mangual Jr. - Al Fin, Y Al Cabo album art José Mangual Jr. Al Fin, Y Al Cabo (Album) Combo Records (2), Combo Records (2) Venezuela 1983 Sell This Version
LPV-2047 José Mangual Jr. - Dándole Color  album art José Mangual Jr. Dándole Color (LP) Velvet (2) LPV-2047 Venezuela 1984 Sell This Version
LRC004 José Mangual Jr. - Los Hermanos Mangual Presentan: Sabor y Swing album art José Mangual Jr., Luis Mangual José Mangual Jr., Luis Mangual - Los Hermanos Mangual Presentan: Sabor y Swing(CD, Album) Lujoso Record Corp. LRC004 US 2012 Sell This Version
CMP-555 José Mangual Jr. - Dancing With The Gods (Bailando Con Los Santos) album art José Mangual Jr. Dancing With The Gods (Bailando Con Los Santos)(CD, Album) Chola Musical Productions CMP-555 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

LP José Mangual Jr. - Latin Rhythm Sampler album art José Mangual Jr., Pablo Rosario, Milton Cardona José Mangual Jr., Pablo Rosario, Milton Cardona - Latin Rhythm Sampler(Flexi, 8", S/Sided, EP, Promo) Latin Percussion Inc. LP US 1974 Sell This Version
LPV-45-1001 José Mangual Jr. - Masacote/ Guaguanco album art José Mangual Jr. Masacote/ Guaguanco(7", Single) Latin Percussion Ventures, Inc. LPV-45-1001 1975 Sell This Version
50-024 José Mangual Jr. - Campanero / Soñando Con Puerto Rico album art José Mangual Jr. Campanero / Soñando Con Puerto Rico(7", Single) Soulatino 50-024 Peru 1978 Sell This Version
145083 José Mangual Jr. - Negrita / Gitana album art José Mangual Jr. Negrita / Gitana(7", Single) Disa Records 145083 Peru 1980 Sell This Version
145-075 José Mangual Jr. - Salta Perico / Tres Bongoceros album art José Mangual Jr. Salta Perico / Tres Bongoceros(7", Single) Disa Records 145-075 Peru 1980 Sell This Version
CON-345 José Mangual Jr. Salta Perico (7", Single) Velvet (2) CON-345 Panama 1980 Sell This Version
145092 José Mangual Jr. - Mil Amores / Pa' Que Te Cuento album art José Mangual Jr. Mil Amores / Pa' Que Te Cuento(7") Disa Records 145092 Peru 1981 Sell This Version
300041 José Mangual Jr. - Campana Mayoral / Brisas De Borinquen album art José Mangual Jr. Campana Mayoral / Brisas De Borinquen(7", Single) Doxa Records 300041 Peru Unknown Sell This Version
CPIS-45 José Mangual Jr. - Campana Mayoral album art José Mangual Jr. Campana Mayoral(7") Campanero Records CPIS-45 US Unknown Sell This Version
50 - 022 José Mangual Jr. - Campanero album art José Mangual Jr. Campanero(7") Coral (6) 50 - 022 Peru Unknown Sell This Version
4177 José Mangual Jr. - Campanero album art Mangual Jr.* Campanero(7") INS 4177 Colombia Unknown Sell This Version
4181 José Mangual Jr. - Cuero Na Ma / Total album art José Mangual Jr., Ray Cruz, Joe Quijano & His Conjunto Cachana José Mangual Jr., Ray Cruz, Joe Quijano & His Conjunto Cachana - Cuero Na Ma / Total(7") INS 4181 Colombia Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

José Mangual Jr. - Mis Mejores Exitos album art José Mangual Jr. Mis Mejores Exitos (Album, Comp) RDS US 1989 Sell This Version

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