Charlie Zaa

Charlie Zaa

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Arrangements of bolero classics by other artists such as Olimpo Cardenas and Julio Jaramillo backed by strings and horn sections. The music pulled on the heart-strings of his listeners with a romantic,

Biography

CARLOS ALBERTO SANCHEZ RAMIREZ, his Christian name, recognized internationally like CHARLIE ZAA was born for 32 years in the city of Girardot - Colombia has dedicated more than half of its life to make vibrate the hearts of many with its music.

CHARLIE ZAA grew in a Bohemian atmosphere, to his six years already he was surrounded by “melodies’ melodies that were interpreted by singers for all time, like the king of “Bolero Melody” of the AMERICAS JULIO JARAMILLO, Charlie Zaa grew up listen to musicians like OLYMPUS CARDENAS, FELIPE PIRELLA, JAVIER SOLIS and many more… to the twelve years it initiated its race musical participating in but recognized groupings of its Colombia birthday. After to have demonstrated its passion by music, in the year of 1996 appears the opportunity to him to record his first production like soloist the news that received with great surprise, because it had the great responsibility to remove from trunk of the memories those melodies of the decade of the Forties and fifty, with which it obtains for the first time to put according to four generations: grandparents, adults, young people and children.
FEELINGS, his first production like soloist, reaches sales by but of 3,2 MILLION copies in all America, obtaining but the high recognitions of the musical market: among others, prizes BILLBOARD, PRIZES OURS, NOMINATIONS TO GRAMMY LATINO, PRIZE KASSANDRA, GULLS OF SILVER AND GOLD TORCHES IN FESTIVAL VINE OF THE SEA, MULTIPLE GOLDEN RECORDS AND PLATINUM IN ALL THE COUNTRIES OF AMERICA, DIAMOND PRISM , between many other awards.
Later productions arrived like A SECOND FEELING, BLIND PERSON OF LOVE, production that was of the hand of EMILIO ESTEFAN. And it had participation of artists of international reputation like JON SECADA who was in charge of the direction of voices. This album it is come off the subject BY YOUR LOVE song that occupied the first places in the BILLBOARD listings and that it was including like “main” of the Mexican novel that it takes the same name.
Later it arrives at the market OF A SINGLE FEELING, album that obtained great sales in all the American continent, and took to CHARLIE ZAA but to the great scenes of the world such as MADISON SQUARE GARDEN in New York, THEATER BEAUTIFUL ARTS of Port Rico, THEATER CITY RADIO in New York, UNIVERSAL ANPHITEATHER of Los Angeles, QUINTA VERGARA in Viña del Mar (Chile), FESTIVAL OF THE BAY in Argentina, FLUSHING FESTIVAL PARK in New York with the attendance of but of a MILLION PEOPLE.
After SIX years of arduous work and of to have crossed each corner of the American continent knowing different cultures and rooting their ample musical world, CHARLIE ZAA decides to take a break in the way and he is absented by a time of the musical scope.

This time of absence dedicates it to its family and to be spiritually with itself, without leaving of side, nor forgetting the great commitment that it has with his public, for that reason took advantage of and worked during six long months in “PURE FEELING” a production that manages to speak he himself language of its first record product. “PURE FEELING”, it is composed by 10 beautiful songs that take a walk by the adoration, the melancholy, the love, the lack of affection, the dreams, and the disappointment.

Now Charlie Zaa promises to return to make cry to all the enamored hearts and sorrows with first the simple one “Heart Cries,” written by Rafael Hernandez, and produced by himself Charlie Zaa with the aid of the song arranger Jussed Gallo. To the best style of trio, this “bolerista” “balladeer” account with a done production to fall in love again, in where the guitars and the adjustments of violins walk us by nostalgia and the old loves. Songs like “Small path of Love,” “Like one shade,” “Christmas,” “to Neither call me nor write to me,” and “Night light,” is only one part of this piece of collection that once again heightens the versatility and feeling whereupon this native one of Girardot interpret music.

This Balladeer of the modern times, as some call it, it took two years to return to the market with this new material that without a doubt takes its name, its style, and his to feel… to feel romantic and noble of those of the last century… to really feel, of passion, to feel where the past it summons up life… to feel that he is full of “Pure Feeling.”

It’s new Production “Sounds Sounds” for the 2008 by EMI Music Worldwide. CHARLIE ZAA IS THE NEW PRODUCTION OF THE COLOMBIAN ARTIST, WHO AFTER A RECEST OF 3 YEARS RETURNS TO RETURN TO US TO ENAMOR WITH THOSE MELODIES FROM LONG AGO WHICH THEY PRESENTED IT AROUND THE WORLD. CHARLIE ZAA I TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS STAGE DE SU VIDA NOT ONLY TO SHARE WITH ITS FAMILY AND TO DEVELOP ITS FACET LIKE INDUSTRALIST, BUT, WHO VOLUME THE TIME NECESSARY TO TAKE PLACE ITS OWN DISC AND TO PRESENT-DISPLAY TO HIM TO PUBLISH THAT ALWAYS IT HAS SUPPORTED IT AN IMPECABLE, RICH PRODUCTION IN COLORS AND FUSION OF RATES THAT DO OF THIS SOMEWHAT

Discography

Sentimientos (1996) - Charlie Zaa
Remixes 1999
Ciego de Amor (2000) - Charlie Zaa
Bachata Con Puro Sentimiento 2005

Set List

Sentimientos Sonolux, 1998.
Segundo Sentimiento Sonolux, 1998.
Remixes Sonolux, 1999.
Ciego de Amor Sonolux, 2000.
De un Solo Sentimiento Sonolux, 2001.
Puro Sentimiento Ole Music, 2004