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The first Latin soul collection featuring a mix of chart-topping hits and deeper cuts from the crown jewel of the mambo era Tico Records, celebrating the iconic imprint’s 75th Anniversary. The 2-LP set includes 26 tracks from trailblazers Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, Joe Cuba, Celia Cruz, Eddie Palmieri, La Lupe, Willie Bobo and more. New liner notes by DJ Dean Rudland that tell the story of the New York City label that launched the careers of some of the most revered names in Latin music.
The first Latin soul collection featuring a mix of chart-topping hits and deeper cuts from the crown jewel of the mambo era Tico Records, celebrating the iconic imprint’s 75th Anniversary. The 2-LP set includes 26 tracks from trailblazers Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, Joe Cuba, Celia Cruz, Eddie Palmieri, La Lupe, Willie Bobo and more. New liner notes by DJ Dean Rudland that tell the story of the New York City label that launched the careers of some of the most revered names in Latin music.
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Hit The Bongo! The Latin Soul of Tico Records [2LP]
Artist: Various Artists
Format: Vinyl
New: Not in stock
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DISC: 1

1. RAY BARRETTO Y SU CHARANGA MODERNA – El Watusi
2. WILLIE BOBO – Bobo! Do That Thing
3. WLLIE BOBO – Be’s That Way
4. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – El Pito (I’ll Never Go Back to Georgia)
5. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Bang! Bang!
6. CANDIDO – Madrid
7. RAY BARRETTO – Babalu
8. EDDIE PALMIERI and CAL TJADER – Come An’ Get It (Boogaloo)
9. TITO PUENTE Y SU ORQUESTRA – Fat Mama
10. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Oh Yeah!
11. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Sock It To Me
12. TITO PUENTE/LA LUPE – Steak-O-Lean
13. TITO PUENTE’S ORCHESTRA – TP’s Shing-A-Ling
14. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Hey Joe, Hey Joe (Hey Girl, Hey Girl)

DISC: 2

1. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Psychedelic Baby
2. EDDIE PALMIERI & HIS ORCHESTRA – The African Twist
3. LA LUPE – Fever
4. THE MODERN SOUND OF AL ESCOBAR – Tighten Up
5. THE MODERN SOUND OF AL ESCOBAR – The Horse
6. CELIA CRUZ/TITO PUENTE – Aquarius/Let the Sun Shine In
7. GILBERTO SEXTET – Yes I Will (Part 1)
8. TITO PUENTE & HIS ORCHESTRA – Hit the Bongo
9. TITO PUENTE & HIS ORCHESTRA – Oye Como Va
10. JIMMY SABATER – Times Are Changin’
11. THE JOE CUBA SEXTET – Do You Feel It?
12. JOE PANAMA and COMPANY – My People

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The first Latin soul collection featuring a mix of chart-topping hits and deeper cuts from the crown jewel of the mambo era Tico Records, celebrating the iconic imprint’s 75th Anniversary. The 2-LP set includes 26 tracks from trailblazers Tito Puente, Ray Barretto, Joe Cuba, Celia Cruz, Eddie Palmieri, La Lupe, Willie Bobo and more. New liner notes by DJ Dean Rudland that tell the story of the New York City label that launched the careers of some of the most revered names in Latin music.

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