Latin Music USA

The Legends: Johnny Pacheco and the Fania All-Stars

Clip: Episode 6 | 1m 46s

In 1971, a small New York record label pulled together its best artists for a performance at a club in the city. Two years later, they performed for over 40 thousand people at Yankee Stadium. Learn about the birth of the Fania record label. LATIN MUSIC USA airs Friday, April 28 and Friday, May 5 at 9/8C on PBS (check local listings).

Aired: 10/12/09

Rating: NR

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LATIN MUSIC USA is a WGBH/BBC co-production. Major funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional funding provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and Latino Public Broadcasting.