Roberto Roena Death – Obituary News: Puerto Rican salsa music percussionist Roberto Roena has died .
We are sad to report that Roberto Roena , a Puerto Rican salsa music percussionist, orchestra leader, and dancer has passed away, according to the following statements posted on social media on September 23. 2021.
Roberto Roena (January 30, 1940 Mayagüez, Puerto Rico – September 23, 2021) was a Puerto Rican salsa music percussionist, orchestra leader, and dancer. Roena was one of the original members of El Gran Combo. He later became the leader of his own band, “Roberto Roena y Su Apollo Sound”, arguably one of the best Latin salsa bands in Puerto Rico. Roena has also been a long-time member of the Fania All Stars, a salsa supergroup that has enjoyed worldwide success since the 1970s.
Ralphie Mercado 1h · R.I.P. Roberto Roena This one hurts! We are slowly losing our legends one by one
Condolences – Comments and Reactions.
Maestro Roberto Roena descansa en paz. Que dolor ,que tristeza . Dios bendito https://t.co/BwMpi2GSAT
— Roberto Roena (@seedargu78) September 24, 2021
Y hoy es de esos días que se cierran con una noticia lamentable.
Qué triste la partida del Maestro Roberto Roena.
Gracias por tanta poesia y tanto son. Descanse en paz 😢💔 https://t.co/eonfTrif7s
— Kevin R. Fonseca (@Kevinandrodri) September 24, 2021
No soy el más experto en salsa… Pero si me alcancé a sollar este temazo de Roberto Roena. Paz en su tumba 🙏🏿https://t.co/O36FeunDBt
— Jhonatan Martinez (@JaMartinez96) September 24, 2021
Wow, loved him, will miss his dancing, may he RIP wrote
Candidor Velezski wrote
May he Rest In Peace. My sincerest condolences to his family and friends.
Abby Leon wrote
Wow, may he rest in peace. Yes, we are losing them slowly. And it is very sad.
Alicia Moreira Rosario wrote
Ohh no! May He Heavenly Rest In Peace .
Karlos Timba wrote
Where did you obtain that information? Share us please
Teresa Chavez wrote
omgosh .. so heartbreaking .. may he RIP
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