Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic .- The artist Cherito died at the age of 49 on Wednesday of a heart attack, who was the leader of the merenguera group The New York Band.
Cherito Jiménez died at his residence. It is reported that his death was the result of a heart attack, information that will be confirmed by the National Institute of Forensic Sciences (INACIF).
The artistic entrepreneur Ramses Peralta, who served as manager released the information.
“Right now your family is in the process of the wake, thanks, affection and pain I feel right now,” Peralta said.
Cherito led the group The New York Band at the end of the 80s and its recount.