About the show
Playing tracks by
Tito Puente, Ismael Miranda, Roberto Roena, Noro Morales Quintet, Joe Cuba Sextet and more.
You are listening to "LATIN SHING-A-LING", a sweet little compilation of Boogaloo, Salsa, Latin Jazz, and Mambo gems by artists such as Joe Cuba Sextet, Roberto Roena, Pete Rodriguez, Bobby Valentine, Ray Camacho, Tito Puente, Celia Cruz, etc., etc.
Shing-a-Ling, more commonly known as Boogaloo, Bugalú, or Latin R&B, is a genre of music that was first made popular in the 1960s in the USA. It originated in New York predominantly among the Cuban, and Puerto Rican youth and is considered to be a fusion of R&B, Soul, Mambo and Son Montuno with English and Spanish Lyrics.