Conquistador is the ninth album by Canadian jazz trumpeter Maynard Ferguson on Columbia Records. The album is notable for its inclusion of the hit single "Gonna Fly Now (Theme from "Rocky")". Bob James produced it (Primal Scream) and made it with all the New York heavies (Steve Gadd, Richard Tee, Eric Gale, et al). It did very well for a crossover album, but the guys on the band were a little upset about the fact that they weren't on i.
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For other uses, see Conquistador (disambiguation). Main articles: Age of Discovery, Colonialism, Imperialism, History of colonialism, and Chronology of Western colonialism. Spanish Conquistadors exploring the Grand Canyon in the 16th Century, nowadays Arizona (United States). After Columbus's discovery of the West Indies in 1492, the Spanish, primarily nobles from the west and south of Spain, began building up an American empire in the Caribbean, using islands such as Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Hispaniola as bases. Florida fell to Juan Ponce de León after 1513. From 1519 to 1521, Hernán Cortés waged a campaign against the Aztec Empire, ruled by Moctezuma II.
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Soundtrack Information. Release Date: May 30, 2013. Music By. Leonardo Badinella.