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Bongos and Bagels

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Ballad for a Bronze Beauty

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Ritmos Bailables  Orquesta Romanticos de Brazil   MAMBO. DANZON. CHA CHA CHA. BOLEROS.   Star Records (Miami, Florida)

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Gimme some skin!

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“Otra Vez” (“Again”)   Los Trotamundos (The Globetrotters)  Zeida Records (Columbia)

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Sticky fingers

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“Cha Cha Cha” Orquesta America Vol. 1  Panart Records (Cuba)

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White heat

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“A Touch of Fire” The Belgian Quintet featuring glamorous Anne Sherman  CBS Records (South Africa)

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Movin’ and shakin’

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“Ritmo Candente”  Orfeon Records (Mexico)  Chico O’Farrill, Orquesta Riverside, Roberto Faz, etc.  Cool new addition to the collection!

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Hot to trot

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Los Trotamundos (The Globetrotters!)   “A Ritmo de CUMBIA”  Musart Records (Columbia)

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Please don’t bang that drum

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Francis Bay and his Orchestra  “Too Much Tequila”  Philips Records (France)

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In my room

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Beatin’ Time  Egidio Bortoli’s Rhythm Group featuring Albert Laguerre on Conga Drum   Spotlight Records (Australia)

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Hooked on a feline

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Dancing Panther  “Cement Mixer-Twist”  Warner Bros. Records (1960)

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Cliff banger

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“Expresso Bongo!”   Cliff Richard from the movie of the same name (1959)  Columbia Records (UK)

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