An exhilarating entertainer and vocalist, Jesús Pagán leads audiences on a journey from New York to Miami, and Puerto Rico to Puerto Plata. With his own distinct brand of "Salsa Dura," Pagán moves his audiences to tears and in the next moment has them dancing in the streets. He is at once both a masterful interpreter of the repertoire of Salsa and an innovative songwriter in his own right. Carrying the torch passed on by the likes of Hector Lavoe, Ismael Rivera, and Tito Rodriguez, Jesús Pagán y su Orquesta are carrying the light of Salsa Dura into the 21st Century.
Jesús Pagán has shared the stage with some of the masters of Salsa & Latin Jazz. He has performed with Michael Stuart, Domingo Quinones, Tony Vega, Van Lester, Luisito Ayala "El Sonero", Herman Oliveras, Ray de la Paz, Frankie Vasquez, Jossie Leon, Andres Jimenez, Ray Gonzalez, Conjunto Clasico, Paoli Mejias, Jerry Medina, Tito Nieves, Tito Rojas, and trust that there is more. In addition, Jesús has written songs for greats like Ray de la Paz, Paris All Stars, Pichie Perez, Eguie Castrillo, Willie Morales, Conjunto Barrio, in addition to his own productions.