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ARTIST
TITLE
Colombian Gold: The Best Of Felito Records
FORMAT
2LP

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CG 001LP CG 001LP
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RELEASE DATE
5/5/2017

Tucked away deep in the heart of Barranquilla's infamous city center stands the remains of one of the most important record labels of Colombia's musica tropical scene: Felito Records. Colombian Gold is a best of compilation featuring a blistering set of heavy grooves with deep Afro indigenous undertones expressed in a stellar array of hybrid tropical sounds. Selected and dug out by Sanjay Agarawi. Established in the late 1970s by Don Felix Butron, Felito Records became a powerhouse for the recording and preservation of Afro indigenous rhythms in Colombia's Caribbean coast. From its conception to its heydays in the 1980s and '90s, Felito Records produced and recorded some of the most prolific music at the time, pioneering a new and innovative sound that captured the rich diversity existing in Colombia's Caribbean region. Features: Manuel Y Sus Dangers, Conjunto Son San, La Niñia Emilia, El Afrocombo, Calixto Ochoa, Los Alegres Del Ritmo, Miguel Beltran Y La Cumbia Moderna De Soledad, Emilia Herrera, Dolcey Gutierezz, Son Palenque, Ricardo Mendoza Y El Combo Los Integros, Lizandro Meza, Petrona Martinez, Calixto Ochoa, La Tromba, and Los Hermanos Agudelo.