World Television Premiere: December 18th on BRAVO!
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From the Cuban countryside to rural British Columbia discover, Juno winner Alex Cuba. 'The Making of Alex Cuba' observes the artist in his emerging success as an international musician, from recording in Havana's famous Egrem Studios through behind-the-scenes footage of the upcoming music video, "Tu Boca". Join Alex Cuba as he looks within his own history for discoveries on bridging culture through music.
Alexcuba, born Alexis Puentes, to a Cuban musician father; is a Multi-instrumentalist,singer and producer. Alexcuba is the 2006 Juno winner ‘Best World Music Album’ for ‘Humo de Tabaco’
DIRECTED BY Safiya Randera
“Accompanied by congas, Puentes…brought the new wave of Cuban music to America. This is the music of the sons of the Buena Vista Social Club, rooted in tradition but decidedly forward thinking as well."