Author Archives: Susan Feliciano

Oct.25.18 – Jose Feliciano: A Story from Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History

Musician José Feliciano Shook up a Baseball Tradition at Age 23 By John Troutman José Feliciano will remain forever celebrated for his perennial Christmas classic “Feliz Navidad,” one of his many hit recordings that have resulted in 45 Gold and … Continue reading

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Oct.23.18 – New York Daily News Exclusive

EXCLUSIVE: 50 years later, Jose Feliciano recalls the backlash of his national anthem performance at 1968 World Series and how it all turned around     Tuesday night, Boston native James Taylor will walk out onto the field at Fenway … Continue reading

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Oct.17.18 – Guitar International Magazine “Guitar Hero” Interview: JOSE FELICIANO

Guitar Hero Interviews ******** JOSE FELICIANO AT THE TOP OF HIS GAME TALKS TO US ABOUT HIS MUSICAL JOURNEY  By: Rick Landers Images: Courtesy of Susan Feliciano In the world of guitar there are a handful of legendary players with … Continue reading

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Oct.15.18 – Guest DJ José Feliciano is an N.P.R. Alt.Latino Icon

Feliciano takes his turn as  Guest DJ on Alt. Latino for NPR Radio, recorded from their world headquarters, in Washington, D.C. It was hosted by Felix Contreras at NPR following Jose’s prestigious Donation Ceremony in Flag Hall in the Smithsonian Museum of American … Continue reading

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Sept.15.18 — Peaceful, Easy Feelings…finally.

Fifty years is an awfully long time to live with a particularly sad something — anything, be it pain or disappointment or sorrow; it’s heartbreaking. Fifty years is just a long time. As of this past week, however, we are … Continue reading

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Aug.30.18 – A ‘Banner’ Year: Jose Feliciano Celebrated for Influence on American Music History

National Treasure:   Celebrating Jose Feliciano’s Career 50 years after it began and nearly ended ~Christina Hennessey for the Hearst Media Group~ When Lady Gaga donned the glittery red pantsuit in 2016 to sing the national anthem for the Super … Continue reading

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Aug.25.18 – Ahhh, “…those hazy, crazy, lazy days of summer!”

Jose’s been on hiatus this summer following his triumphant return to Puerto Rico in May,  and for the first time in, maybe forever, he’s stayed close to home for a whole season. “It just got too crazy out there for a while. … Continue reading

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Aug.16.18 – Farewell, Aretha, Farewell…

We say “Good-bye” to “The Queen of Soul,” the one and only Aretha Franklin, who passed away at her home in Detroit early today. For decades Jose Feliciano followed and admired the Lady of Song, “Whose voice could move mountains…” and “Reach … Continue reading

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Jun.26.18 – “That was the Week that was: Full Circle”

For many months, the Feliciano Family had been preparing for an extraordinary week in June:  the wedding of Melissa Anne,  the only daughter of Jose and Susan, and namesake for Feliciano’s Grammy Award-winning album and single which bears her pet … Continue reading

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Jun.23.18 – Smithsonian Institution Recognizes Feliciano’s ‘Contribution to the People of America’

The Following article is published on the official website for the Smithsonian Institution. It highlights the June 14th, 2018 event in Flag Hall, the entrance to the Star-Spangled Banner Gallery, and the centerpiece of Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. Here Jose Feliciano donated … Continue reading

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