Coco Maria’s ‘Oh, Carolina!’ Mix02 September, 2019
After knocking it out of the park with her Noche de Luna en Jalapa mixtape, bringing back memories of a youth spent growing up in Mexico, Coco Maria is back to offer us another journey into Latin American music. This time she is getting thematic, collecting together all the songs from across the continent that happen to be about a certain lady called Carolina. The result is a diverse, yet playful, mix that moves through samba, cha-cha-cha, mambo, champeta, bossa jazz and plenty more styles, showing that you’re never too far away from a Carolina.
Here’s Coco Maria to introduce the mix:
“After many years of collecting and searching for records, I kept bumping into songs dedicated to a certain lady called Carolina. But… who is she? Where is she?
This is a mix of songs from Latin America, all about ‘Carolina’, for all the Carolina’s we have met and who have inspired us. Teachers, sisters, lovers, neighbours, friends of friends. Dedicated to all of them!
Indio Mayta – Carolina
Perez Prado – Carolina
Daniel Santos – Carolina Caro
Ismael Rivera – Carolina
Perez Prado – Carolina Dengue
Luiz Gonzaga – O Cheiro da Carolina
Os Brazões – Carolina, Carol Bela
Count Ossie – Carolina
Abelardo Carbonó y su Conjunto – Carolina
La Misma Gente – Caro, Carolina
Seu Jorge – Carolina
Eumir Deodato – Carlota e Carolina
Bebeto – Menina Carolina
Chico Buarque – Carolina
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