Album artwork for Crime Pays by Willie Colon and Hector Lavoe

The ironically titled Crime Pays was a comment on the success of Colón’s carefully cultivated bad guy image that he sustained until the mid-1970s. The anthology compiles nine key cuts from his first four albums. First time the album is available on vinyl in decades, pressed on 180 gram black vinyl. All tracks showcase the genius of the Colon / Lavoe partnership in a variety of genres.         

Willie Colon and Hector Lavoe

Crime Pays

Craft Recordings
Album artwork for Crime Pays by Willie Colon and Hector Lavoe
LP

£42.99

180 Gram Vinyl.

Black
Released 19/05/2023Catalogue Number

7242636

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

Willie Colon and Hector Lavoe

Crime Pays

Craft Recordings
Album artwork for Crime Pays by Willie Colon and Hector Lavoe
LP

£42.99

180 Gram Vinyl.

Black
Released 19/05/2023Catalogue Number

7242636

Usually dispatched in 5-10 days

The ironically titled Crime Pays was a comment on the success of Colón’s carefully cultivated bad guy image that he sustained until the mid-1970s. The anthology compiles nine key cuts from his first four albums. First time the album is available on vinyl in decades, pressed on 180 gram black vinyl. All tracks showcase the genius of the Colon / Lavoe partnership in a variety of genres.