Sounds Like: Los Ciegos Del Barrio
Label: Los Ciegos Del Barrio Entertainment (Indy)
Manager: Visionary Media
Hello, we are "Los Ciegos Del Barrio", a multigenre Latin music group from New York City. We play Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Cumbia, Bolero, Reggaeton and Rock in English and Spanish. Our name translates to "The Blind Boys From The Hood."
We play all types of events from private parties to major...See Full Bio
“Los Ciegos Del Barrio released their latest single “Mama Used To Say” in May 2015. The track is a remake of the 1982 debut release, and hit single, by British singer-songwriter Junior Giscombe and co-writer Bob Carter. The single was also a Top5 R&B hit in the USA and won Junior the ‘Best Newcomer’ from Billboard magazine. In 2011 Beverley Knight covered the song, which was released as a single, as well as being included on her album “Cuddly Toy”. Now in 2015, Los Ciegos Del Barrio show no fear of flying high, and release their own version of this mega-hit. And quite frankly the Los Ciegos Del Barrio version has a whole new flavor made up of swinging Latino rhythms, funky horns and voluptuous harmonies. Fun, fun, and more fun! I’d never heard of this group previously, but they have an absolutely fantastic version of this song! They deliver good music that will stir the Latin in anyone, whether you’re Latin or not, it will put some sizzle in your heart. Every so often a”