• Let's Talk About Cumbia

    One year ago - By Z-Life

    Now that you know more about Salsa , it's time to learn about Cumbia!
    Where it's from
    Cumbia's origins date back to the days of Spanish colonization and slavery in Columbia, where it was shaped by native instruments like the gaita flute and the guacharaca (a long wooden tube played by scratching it with metal to create percussion sounds). The rhythm spread through Latin America during the 19th and 20th centuries.
    Famous artists
    Many people remember Selena as the queen of Tejano music, but her family band, Kumbia Kings, is among the most well-known artists delivering cumbia beats. Expand...
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