NAME: Guillermo Campos Jiménez, Morenito de Illora
PLACE OF BIRTH: Illora, Granada, 1965
CAREER: He is a member of the gypsy family of flamenco fans and artists. He worked for 3 years with Flora Albaicín. Along with Nene de Santa Fe created the group called “Pureza”, they made their debut in the Sports Palace of Granada.
Camarón de la Isla supported him in one flamenco festival in the late 70’s. Since then they got along very well and worked together. He has been call for collaborations with Mariquilla, La Tati, Javier Barón and Joaquín Cortés among others, touring the whole world and collaborating in the two firsts records by Joaquín Cortés.
His voice and his uncommon rhythm have paved the road to a great career as a soloist. He has recorded 4 CD’s and done very important collaborations.
Nowadays, he is a great producer and promotes new artists. He is also part of the cast of the main national tablaos.