Posts Tagged ‘Afro Colombia’
The most singular instrument is called Marimba and is the equivalent of the xylophone largely used in the west side of Africa.
Hip-hop has become mainstream and been widely taken over by the younger generation in many countries. The band Choc Quib Town, named after their department and city, El Choco and Quibdo, is the best example of Afro-Colombian Hip Hop.
Salsa, Cumbia and the mix of both have made their way too with bands like Markitos y su Sabrosura and Los Nemus del Pacifico the later has for many decades provided the best Cuban style Colombian Salsa
The biggest and most famous music producer is Discos Fuentes and most of the songs mentionned above are easy to find on your preferred download software.