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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 a composer, known for Carlito's Way (1993), Street Kings (2008) and Black Mass (2015). 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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Carlito's Way Soundtrack
Street Kings Soundtrack
Black Mass Soundtrack
Vigilante Soundtrack


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"Hector Lavoe Swings" (Album) See more »

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Nilda Georgina Perez  (his death)  (2 children)

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


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