Ten Best Chicano Oldie Songs To Dedicate on the Art Laboe Connection
December 1, 2016
Legendary radio host Art Laboe is coming back to Anaheim for his annual Chicano Soul Legends concert this weekend! His immortal, velvety voice is heard across the airwaves of Aztlan six nights a week, but taking requests and dedications isn't all that he does. Laboe's been just as famous for his concerts as he has for coining the phrase "Oldies But Goodies." In the 1950's the deejay began promoting his legendary nights at El Monte Legion Stadium that saw everyone from Ritchie Valens to Rosie & The Originals grace the stage. Decades later, Laboe continues to emcee shows all throughout the year bringing the music from his radio program to live audiences.
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