About Ray Barretto
April 29, 1929 - February 17, 2006
|Place of Birth||:||New York City, New York, USA|
|Also Known As||:||Ray Barreto|
Ray Barretto was an American percussionist and bandleader of Puerto Rican ancestry. Throughout his career as a percussionist, he played a wide variety of Latin music styles, as well as Latin jazz.