Compay Segundo (1907–2003)


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Compay Segundo was born on November 18, 1907 in Siboney, Cuba as Máximo Francisco Repilado Múñoz. He died on July 13, 2003 in Havana, Cuba. See full bio »

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(age 95) in Havana, Cuba

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Keeping the Faith Soundtrack
(2000)
Sense8 Soundtrack
(2006)
Comandante Soundtrack
(2003)

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 2019 Money Heist (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 48 metros bajo el suelo (2019) ... (performer: "Guajira Guantanamera")
 2018 Petitet (Documentary) (writer: "Sarandonga" - as Máximo Francisco Repilado Muñoz)
 2018 Ondrej Ruml: Chan Chan (Video short) (lyrics: "Chan Chan") / (music: "Chan Chan")
 2016 Sense8 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Happy F*cking New Year. (2016) ... (writer: "Chan Chan")
 2016 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Havana Wild Weekend (2016) ... (writer: "Chan Chan" - uncredited)
 2014 The Wrong Mans (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- X-Mans (2014) ... (writer: "537 Cuba" - uncredited)
 2014 Tu cara me suena mini - España (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (2014) ... (writer: "Sarandonga")
 2011 Charlie's Angels (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Angel with a Broken Wing (2011) ... ("Chan Chan")
 2010 Dexter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hop a Freighter (2010) ... (writer: "Chan Chan" - uncredited)
 2010 De Lolita a Lola (Video documentary) (writer: "Sarandonga")
 2010 Volver con... (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (writer: "Sarandonga")
 2008 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.12 (2008) ... (performer: "Veinte años")
 2006 Don't Worry, I'm Fine (performer: "536 Cuba" - as M.F. Repilado Munoz)
 2006 The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil (Documentary) (writer: "Cuando Ya No Me Quieras", "Mal Herido", "La Rumba Y el Guaguancó", "Chan Chan")
 2004 En Nochebuena con los Lunnis y sus amigos (TV Special) (writer: "Sarandonga")
 2003 Comandante (Documentary) ("Chan Chan") / (performer: "Se perdió la faluta" - as Campay Segundo)
 2002 Yank Tanks (Documentary) (writer: "537-Cuba")
 2001 Academia de baile Gloria (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Limando asperezas (2001) ... (writer: "Sarandonga" - as Máximo Francisco Repilado)
 2000 Keeping the Faith (performer: "Saludo a Chango")
 1999 Great Railway Journeys (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Guantanamo to Pinar Del Rio (1999) ... (writer: "Chan Chan")
 1997 Things I Left in Havana (performer: "Calabaza, calabaza (Guaracha)" - as Francisco Repilado Compay Segundo)
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Trivia:

He developed a unique seven-string guitar that he called the "armonica", which had a doubled middle string to add harmonics for Cuban "SON" rhythms. See more »

Trademark:

Slender frame. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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