Journalist Tahire Rincon
Barquisimeto, Venezuela: Rafa Rodríguez presents his new Audiovisual work entitled “Unchained Melody” by the composers: Hy Zaret / Alex Norte but with the plus that this tenor interpreted it in a ranch version with incredible romantic touch and in the English language as it is originally. He is on a promotional tour and visited the United States to present the project, achieving great acceptance. He also shared with great personalities from the artistic world, including El Puma and José Luis Rodríguez, to whom he performed several times on his 80th birthday.
This talented and international singer was born in Venezuela, specifically in Barquisimeto, Lara State, with 15 years of musical experience. His taste for singing is by inheritance and vocation, as he affirms. At the end of 2006, he joined the Opera Company of the Vicente Emilio Sojo Conservatory of Music under the direction of Maestro Ángelo D’Addona. His musical career began to bear fruit in 2010 when the State Government of the City of Mexicali, B.C., invited him. Mexico, and Maestro José Ángel Romero (El Cuervo) to represent Venezuela at the International Mariachi Festival for the Bicentennial; then, in 2012, he participated in the International Latin Song Festival in Mexico. He also went through the international bolero festival in Panama in 2015 and thus became known.
Rafa is currently in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, promoting his new musical product “The Crooner,” where he performs songs by the greatest Crooners in history, such as Tom Jones, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Engelbert Humperdink, Matt Monroe, among others. He has a wonderful work team, with which he has produced a series of 9 video clips of hits from the golden age in English by the great audiovisual director “Kiki Lobos”; The impressive thing about this material is that all the pieces are interpreted under the Ranchero or Mariachis genre, and as a surprise, the video clips have been shot in some of the most beautiful locations in the Canary Islands, showing how he classifies it as “The paradise of Tenerife.”
“Unchained Melody” is a song that dates back to 1965 but was better known when it was part of the soundtrack of the movie “GHOST LA SOMBRA DEL AMOR” now the interpreter Rafa Rodríguez interprets it in a ranchera version and presents a beautiful audiovisual product. Filmed in “Ten Bel, Arona, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, and will be released on Saturday, February 25, which is why the “Príncipe del Ranchero Bolero” invites you to follow him on different social networks Instagram like @rafarodriguezoficial on Facebook: rafarodriguezoficial on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/rafarodriguezoficial and on its website http://rafarodriguezoficial.com and other digital platforms.