Life Love & Desire
Anthony Prieto has earned a well-deserved reputation for raw energy and crowd-pleasing shows. A charismatic stage performer, Anthony is able to stretch out in the live setting and demonstrate his considerable vocal skills. Backed by a 12 piece band from background vocalist to a four piece horn section their unique style and sound sets them apart from the rest. Among people seeing Anthony perform live for the first time, a common reaction is: 'Wow, he sounds like the record, and I knew he was good, but I didn't know he was this good.' In 2004 Anthony along with writer, producer Carlos Guillén, begun to work on the second release for La Cima Music Records entitled, 'Life, Love & Desire'. The album features a mainstream Latin flavor, a new sound yet a familiar one that is well accepted by multi culture audiences. The result is something simultaneously fresh and familiar, aided by Anthony's tough-yet-tender vocals this album is destine to become your favorite. 'Life, Love & Desire' has two special song collaborators track #5 is 'Pura Vida' co-written by Grammy and Oscar winner 'Norman Gimbel' and track #12, the number one smash hit for 'The Motels' entitled 'Only The Lonely' only this time with a Latin Soul flavor. Whether you're cruising down the boulevard, snuggling up to your love one or shaking your thing on the dance floor, you are guaranteed to find a favorite groove among the album. Anthony Prieto is an artist who has truly come into his own as a talented emotive singer of unparalleled fire and grace, and as amply demonstrated on Life, Love & Desire!, it is his musicianship that is nothing short of mesmerizing.