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Hector Lavoe (1946–1993)

Hector Lavoe was born on September 30, 1946 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Hector Juan Perez Martinez. He was married to Nilda Georgina Perez. He died on June 29, 1993 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Carlito's Way
Carlito's Way Soundtrack
(1993)
Black Mass
Black Mass Soundtrack
(2015)
One True Thing
One True Thing Soundtrack
(1998)
Street Kings
Street Kings Soundtrack
(2008)

Filmography

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 2016 The Get Down (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Darkness Is Your Candle (2016) ... (performer: "Que Lio")
 2015 Black Mass (writer: "No Me Llores Más" - as Héctor Lavoe)
 2014 Small Time (performer: "Che Che Cole")
 2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Performance Show: Week Five (2012) ... ("Aguanilé")
 2008-2011 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Top 12 Performance (2011) ... (performer: "Aguanile")
- Top 8 (2008) ... (performer: "Aguanile")
 2009 Next Day Air (writer: "Aguanile", "El Dia de Mi Suerte")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Top 18 Perform (2008) ... (performer: "Aguanile")
 2008 Street Kings (writer: "Aguanile" - as Héctor Lavoe)
 2007 Illegal Tender (writer: "Que Lio")
 2007 Condominio (performer: "El Día de mi Suerte")
 2006 El cantante (performer: "Periodico De Ayer") / (writer: "Aguanile", "Que Lio", "El Die De Mi Suerte")
 2006 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (Video Game) (performer: "Mi Gente")
 2004 Cronicas (performer: "PERIÓDICO DE AYER" - as Héctor Lavoe)
 2001 Piñero ("Calle Luna Calle Sol") / (performer: "Porque Te Conoci?")
 1998 One True Thing (performer: "Paraiso de dulzura") / (writer: "Paraiso de dulzura")
 1993 Carlito's Way (performer: "Mi Gente", "El Todopodersos") / (writer: "Abuelita", "El Todopodersos")
 1991 Fires Within (performer: "Periódico de ayer")
 1983 Vigilante (performer: "Triste y vacia", "Juanito alimana" - as Hector Levoe)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Revento" (Album) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Interred at St. Raymond's Cemetary in the Bronx, New York (Seton Section; Range #42, Grave #21) See more »

Trademark:

His aviator glasses

Nickname:

El Cantante De Los Cantantes See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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