• 1. hard hands
  • 2. abidjan
  • 3. love beads
  • 4. mi ritmo te llama
  • 5. got to have you
  • 6. son con cuero
  • 7. mirame de frente
  • 8. new york soul
  • 9. ahora si

Killer funky latin album featuring "Hard Hands", "Abidjan" and the cult classic "Love Beads" ( a jazz dance classic!). Alongside "Acid" this is Ray Barretto's most complete album from the early 1970's. Essential Recommendation!

Other Releases by Ray Barretto

Ray BarrettoLo Mejor De (1974)Tico Records
Killer compilation of early Ray Barretto on Tico.Original Venezuelan vinyl
Ray Barretto From The Beginning (1971)Fania
Tough salsa on Fania. Original Venezuelan vinyl, bit of tear on sleeve and taped
Ray BarrettoAcidFania
100% Essential album includes the classic Acid and The Soul Drummers! This is perhaps the single most famous latin album there is, featuring the classic...
Ray BarrettoCan You Feel It (1978)Atlantic
Killer latin funk soul disco fusion.
Ray BarrettoThe Message (1972)Fania
Classic NuYorican killer Salsa from Barretto.
Ray BarrettoPowerFania
Contains the latin funk/bugalu gems 'Right On' and 'Power'!

Other Releases on Fania

Eddie PalmieriChampagne (1968)Fania
Classic 1960s Eddie Palmieri album Original = G- marks plays well Venezuelan pressing 
Ray Barretto From The Beginning (1971)Fania
Tough salsa on Fania. Original Venezuelan vinyl, bit of tear on sleeve and taped
Ray BarrettoAcidFania
100% Essential album includes the classic Acid and The Soul Drummers! This is perhaps the single most famous latin album there is, featuring the classic...
Fania All StarsLatin Soul RockFania
Heavy, heavy, heavy latin funk and jazz!!!! This is a serious album. "Smoke", "There You Go", "Mama Guela", "Viva Tirado" , "Soul Makossa" are as good...
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Celia CruzAnthologyFania
Top tunes from the queen of salsa in this excellent Fania anthology collection US CD IMPORT
Ray BarrettoThe Message (1972)Fania
Classic NuYorican killer Salsa from Barretto.
Orchestra HarlowHeavy Smokin'Fania
Heavy Smokin' is the 1965 debut album for the Fania label legendary piano player and bandleader Larry Harlow. At the time, his orchestra included a swinging...
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Celia CruzIazucar!Fania
Great overview compilation of the great Cuban-born New York salsa singer par excellence and her 60s recordings. Mambo-descarga-boogaloo- salsa and more!
Joe BataanGypsy WomanFania
Classic latin-soul album on Fania from 1972. Includes "Ordinary Guy" !
Joe BataanSaint Latin's Day Massacre (1972)Fania
Great re-issue of a classic album from the king of latin soul, Joe Bataan! Features his ace cover of Isaac Hayes' classic Blaxploitation theme "Shaft"...
Ray BarrettoPowerFania
Contains the latin funk/bugalu gems 'Right On' and 'Power'!
Joe BataanSubwayFania
Joe in the zone. Killer, bugaloo, latin jazz and 60s heavy, heavy NYC latin.

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