After confirming the death of the Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo MilanesAt the age of 79, after being hospitalized for more than 10 days in Madrid (Spain) due to an oncohematological disease, the singer Tania Libertad turned to her social networks to say goodbye.
Through her official Instagram account, the singer shared a fragment of a video in which she appears singing next to the Cuban artist the song “El primer amor”. Along with the clip, she wrote a heartfelt farewell message.
“A great composer, wonderful singer and extraordinary friend left; PABLO MILANÉS, like this, with capital letters. We will miss you Dear Pablo. Have a good trip. I will hug you and I will always sing to you”Tania Libertad wrote.
Pablo Milanés was one of the most recognized voices of Cuban music. In addition, the musician was the founder and creator of the Nueva Trova sound along with other renowned artists such as Noel Nicola and Silvio Rodríguez.
In a statement posted on Facebook, Milanés’ relatives revealed that the remains of the Cuban composer will be laid to rest on Wednesday, November 23, in the Cervantes Hall of the Casa de América (Madrid) between 10:30 am and 3:30 pm ( Spain time). People who wish to attend the wake must enter through the Plaza de los Cibeles.
“We deeply appreciate all the expressions of affection and support, to all his family and friends, in these difficult times. May he rest in the love and peace that he has always transmitted. It will remain forever in our memory.” the family previously noted.