jimmy sabater sr*(Via World Music Central) – Jaime Sabater Sr., better known as Jimmy Sabater died in New York City on February 8th, 2012.

Jimmy Sabater was a legendary Latin music vocalist and timbales player.

Jaime Sabater was born in New York City on April 11th, 1936 of Puerto Rican Ancestry.

He was a legend in Latin music history due to his English language crossover and his “suave” type of romantic English or Spanish-language singing style.

Services for Sabater Sr.  will be held today, February 13 at the Parkchester Funeral Home in Bronx NY.

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