Eddie was born in NYC and relocated to PR for music studies, played for many years with the world known sensational merengue group “Conjunto Quisqueya”. He’s  working his own communications business but continues his love for music, playing nationwide and locally with many well known artists.Eddie Mercado was born

in New York in the winter of 1960 to Puerto Rican immigrants. Eddie has recorded extensively in NY and PR; has traveled all over the world playing salsa, meringue and Latin jazz events.


Eddie has done local events in PR such as “Latin Jazz Nights” sponsored by

Miller Beer and Marlboro with some of the hot artists then. He’s been playing professionally since 1974 to present. I took a break from my musical endeavors

to pursue my engineering career which returned me to the US.