Cumbia ˈkumbja] is a dance-oriented music genre popular throughout Latin
America. Cumbia originated in Colombia's Caribbean coastal region from the ...
Sep 17, 2011 ... Cumbia is a music style that originated in Colombia's Caribbean coastal region.
Cumbia began as a courtship dance practiced among the ...
Cumbia music in Colombia began as a courtship dance practiced among the
African slave population that was later mixed with European music instruments.
He set out to create a band that fused these sounds, and started out with renowned British ska singer Natty Bo. Scott and Bo headed to Cuba to find musicians to work on this project, and came across Beny Billy, a well-known Cuban vocalist.
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Nov 20, 2014 ... Colombia's principal musical style is the cumbia, with its related genres porro and
vallenato. In the traditional cumbia proper, couples dance in ...
Preview, buy, and download songs from the album Greatest Cumbia Classics of
Colombia, Vol. 1, including ”La Colegiala,” ”Mi Cucu,” ”A Mi Dios Todo le Debo,”
Greatest Cumbia Classics of Colombia 1. Greatest Cumbia Classics of Colombia
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Dec 5, 2011 ... Over the past sixty years, the Colombian music genre Cumbia has rocked dance
floors in it's native land as well as the global music stage.
The Cumbia is a type of music in which the influence of the three races is equally
strong. This can be seen, for example, in the set of instruments used: Drums ...