Ray Barretto - Acid
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Based on 19 ratings
1968 Ratings: #28
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1968 / Release Date
LP / Format
Fania Records / Label
Latin Jazz, Salsa / Genres
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The History of The Albums – n°399

I discovered while working on this review that Salsa is not that old, nor even that traditional. Although its roots were developed in the 40's, Salsa was mostly created in New York in the 60's by musicians of Cuban and Puerto Rican origins during the so-called exotic period that America was going through in search of new flavors. Personally I was persuaded at the base that the Salsa was a current dating at least of the beginning of the 20th century, ... read more


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Favorite Track: El Nuevo Barretto

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Added on: April 7, 2017