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Conga lioness

rittmo 001

ritmo back 001

Another great cover from Cuba and Kubaney Records!  This was a long time want list find.  “RITMO”   Tojo and his Orchestra

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Soft and lovely

“Soft Latin Touch”  Moody Night  Crown Records (Japan) (1961)

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Turban legends?

Latin Quartet  A Saef Records EP (Spain)

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Bolling kingpin

Dario Moreno  with Claude Bolling and his Orchestra “”Oh!  Que Mambo”  Philips Records  (France)  Looks like a french Jackie Gleason … And Awaaaaaaay We Go!

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Just say yes!

Gilberto Sextet “Yes, I Will”  Tico Records  (1969)  A nice latin, boogaloo, gospel-tinged anthem of optimism and empowerment (think Lee Dorsey’s “Yes, We Can” ).  Reminds me a bit of Jimmy Cliff in some way too.

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Mellita, domi adsum.

“Hit Melodies in Latin”  RCA Victor Japan

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My Criollo belle

Julio Mori y su conjunto  “Mi Saxo Mas Criollo”

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Hip hugger

“Tropico”  Jorge Ortega y su Orquesta  Another delicious Musart cover!

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Candy girl

“El Piruli”  Arlon Records  (Panama)

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(She’s a) femme fatale

“12 Hits … with Damiron”  Venevox Records  (Mexico)  This dame is one tough lover.  She’ll seduce any man and not think twice about leaving him broke and broken.   (File under:  Bad Girl Art)

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