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Abelardo Carbonó

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Abelardo Carbonó

Abelardo Carbonó has been played on NTS in shows including A Kiss In Your Ear w/ Victor Kiswell, featured first on 20 April 2018. Songs played include Zelo Zelo (Palenque Records) and La Negra Kulengue.

During the 1970s heyday of Colombian champeta, Abelardo Carbonó was the greatest champeta star of them all. Champeta was the Latinized response to African music styles imported to Colombia. Abelardo Carbonó was a one-time policeman who sang rough, spirited versions of songs from Haiti and the French Caribbean. "I liked doing strange things, I guess," says Carbonó. "I mixed African music with rock, even Chinese or Arab music. I like…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Zelo Zelo (Palenque Records)
Abelardo Carbonó
Colombian Music Powerhouses, In-Correcto, Palenque Records, Mambo Negro Records, Tambora Records, Galletas Calientes, Sonidos Enraizados, Polen Records, Llorona Records2020
Zelo Zelo (Palenque Records)
Abelardo CarbonóColombian Music Powerhouses, In-Correcto, Palenque Records, Mambo Negro Records, Tambora Records, Galletas Calientes, Sonidos Enraizados, Polen Records, Llorona Records2020
Discogs
La Negra Kulengue
Abelardo Carbonó Y Su Conjunto
Vampi Soul2013
La Negra Kulengue
Abelardo Carbonó Y Su ConjuntoVampi Soul2013
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