Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Mamajuana' was 2001 Best Dominican New Artist, nominated to 2002 Premios Lo Nuestro Univision for Best Tropical Group and Pre-nominated to 2004 Grammy awards.
Mamajuana is the first Dominican Band to ever perform in China.
Assembled by Dominican composer/arranger Eddi González, Mamajuana (name of an exotic and aphrodisiac beverage) combines Afro-Caribbean and contemporary rhythms with romantic lyrics. Their self-titled debut album, released by Sony International, featured the hit singles "Mamasota" and "Sin Un Beso Suyo." After two weeks in the U.S. market, Mamajuana sold 20,000 copies. ~ Drago Bonacich, All Music Guide