Willie Ziavino & C.O.T. Band has became the favorite latin music band in Atlanta, GA, with a fusion of Trova, Latin Rhythms, Rumba and the taste of each member of the band (Ecuador, Brazil, Panama, Puerto Rico, USA), you can find them performing in several venues in metro Atlanta USA.
Willie Ziavino was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, began writing songs since he was 14 years old. Two years of living in La Havana gave birth to his romance with Cuban rhythms and reinforced his love for Trova.
In 2010 started performing in Atlanta, GA and formed the C.O.T. Band along with Rafael Pereira (Brazil), Juan Bonini (Panamá), Kevin Hyde (USA) and Helder Zanella (Brazil), resulting in the fusion of trova, rumba, caribbean rhythms and musical influences of each band member.
In that same year he began recording his album "Camino Empedrado" with the help of the brazilian producer/musician Rafael Pereira. The album was released in April 2011.