• 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 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 BarrettoTogetherFania
Monster Nuyorican 60s funk-bugalu-latin jazz classic. Check the audio!
Ray BarrettoLa Cuna (1981)CTI
Latin jazz dance classic - Barretto's take on Stevie Wonder's 'Pastime Paradise.'Special reissue available on 180g virgin vinyl, with pure analogue...
Ray BarrettoSenor 007WS Latino
This is one of Ray Barretto's rarest albums. A killer 60s set of James Bond inspired latin boogaloo jazzy numbers. These are all heavy hitting latin dance...
Ray BarrettoPowerFania
Contains the latin funk/bugalu gems 'Right On' and 'Power'!
Ray BarrettoHead SoundsFania
Check 'Abidjan' and 'Espiritu Libre'! Deep, heavy latin jazz! Recommended!

Other Releases on Fania

Willie ColónJuancito / Señora (1979)Fania
Quality original New York latin from Willie Colon Unplayed ORIGINAL Fania Records 7"
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Louie RamirezAli Baba (1972)Fania
Composer, arranger, bandleader, vibist and percussionist, Louie Ramirez was a major figure on the NY latin scene. Here, on his second outing for Fania,...
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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-StarsLive At The Cheetah (Vol 1) (1972)Fania
Classic live latin album!Original = Venezuelan 1972 pressing
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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Ray BarrettoTogetherFania
Monster Nuyorican 60s funk-bugalu-latin jazz classic. Check the audio!
Tito PuenteTito Puente and His Concert OrchestraFania
Amazingly good album from the king of latin percussion, Tito Puente! If you only own one Tito Puente album you should make sure it's this one! A non-stop...
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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'!
Ray BarrettoHead SoundsFania
Check 'Abidjan' and 'Espiritu Libre'! Deep, heavy latin jazz! Recommended!
Monguito SantamariaHey Sister (1969)Fania
Wicked Latin Funk Soul Boogaloo album, loads of killer tracks.
Ralfi PaganRalfiFania
Ralfi Pagan does latin soul on Fania, 1973

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