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Fulaso “Workin’ Hard” Official Music Video

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FULASO.  Funky.  Latin.  Soul. Coming from and inspired by the five boroughs of New York City, Fulaso is an 11-piece party band spanning the genres of Funk, Boogaloo, and Soul with a Latin edge. This bi-lingual and multi-cultural collaboration, led by the sensational Erica Ramos, brings exceptional energy, love and soul to every performance. For those who love to groove, dance, and boogaloo… “Cuidao! Fulaso viene guarachando!”

Fulaso - Funky Latin Soul available on  cdbaby

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Fania at Fifty | The Paris Review.org

by Jonathan Goldman – The rise of a salsa empire and the decline of boogaloo.

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Fania Records, the legendary Latin music label, has been celebrating its fiftieth anniversary with a series of events in New York and Los Angeles, its opening salvo a Central Park show last June spotlighting salsero Roberto Roena. It felt, indeed, like a party. Hundreds of dancers flooded the area in front of the stage. Those present merely to spectate were forced backward. Scattered around the perimeter were those less enthused: numerous youths lolled against concession tents and information booths, occupied with handheld devices, presumably corralled into coming by parents either filled with missionary zeal or simply unable to get a babysitter. The sharp contours of the audience underscored the relationship between the label’s haloed status and the historical circumstances that enabled its ascent.

read the  article at:  www.theparisreview.org