FUNKY TUMBAO

Label: Latin Big Note
Release Date: 1-11-2010
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Tracks
1. Intro
2. Funky Tumbao
3. Chango Ta veni
4. Date Prisa
5. Apariencias
6. Faded Gold
7. Quartier Latin
8. Tcha Soul
9. Latin Clap
10. Paris
11. Sonrisa
12. Poema
13. Ti missie
14. Nuits Blanches
About New Album

In 2006, Osman Jr had the original idea to drive jazz funk musicians into latin musical vocabulary. After few successfull live exhibition where they took on the « Maestros » Tite Curet, Cheo Feliciano, they decided to work on original latin funk fusion recording session. They looked for a unique sound, a mix between seventies nanalogic recording, contemporary funk arrangment, rootsy percussions and latin soul vocal melodies. The Paris young hippest funk generation musicians meet the Puerto Rican musical heritage… In 2008, HOT CASA decided to produce their first single on 7 inch vinyl. It’s immediatly a success. Sold out after 3 weeks, playlisted all over the world, from « Mambo Machine radio show in NYC » to Radio NOVA in Paris.

PRESTIGIOUS DJ’S SUCH AS NICKODEMUS AND QUANTIC, GILLES PETERSON, RICH MEDINA AND BOBBITO GARCIA BURNT THE DANCEFLOOR ALL OVER THE WORLD WITH THIS TUMBAO SO FUNKY!

Great label such as R2, Wagram multi-licenced the track on latin fusion compilation.` In 2009 they came back in studio recording a huge Soul and funky Tcha Tcha Tcha, a tribute to the old scene with a tremendous drum, original funky arrangements, and hard latin percussions. « Ritmo Boboland » is a perfect blend of latin and caribean – soul for the club scene with funny lyrics about the Parisian Bohemian/Bourgeoisie situation. An instant classic dancefloor with a funky anthem melody. The album was released in 2010, including huge hits, modern boogaloo, parisian mambo and funky plena!

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