July 22nd, 2012

one piece, nico robin

"Latinoamérica" by Calle 13 ft. Totó La Momposina, English translation of lyrics

"Latin America"
Album: Entren Los Que Quieran (Enter Whoever Wants To), 2010
Style: Fusion of salsa, cumbia, tango, and spoken word.
Countries: Puerto Rico (Calle 13), Colombia (Totó La Momposina), Peru (Susana Baca), Brazil (Maria Rita)


This song is a celebration of the diversity of Latin America; I love it. See the music video at YouTube here. The album won a record nine Latin Grammy Awards in 2011, with this track winning record of the year and song of the year. The album has also been nominated for the 2012 Grammys.

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