Afro-Spanish singer Buika will perform Tuesday, September 9, at 8 pm at Gusman Theater in Downtown Miami, This is an exclusive U.S. 2008 concert. The Madrid-based artist, born in Spain of African parents, has attracted the attention of Spanish audiences because of her unique blend of flamenco and copla (traditional Spanish song) with neo-soul and jazz.
Buika has a third CD out, titled Niña de Fuego, which is now available in the United States. The album includes revamped versions of classic Spanish coplas and Mexican rancheras as well as new material that is more flamenco-oriented. Renowned producer and composer Javier Limón, produced the CD and provided some of the new songs.
Buy Buika’s recordings:
- In North America: El Ultimo Trago. Niña de Fuego, Mi Niña Lola, Buika, Mestizuo
- In Europe: El Ultimo Trago. Niña de Fuego, Mi Niña Lola, Buika, Mestizuo
September 4, 2008 Update:
Buika’s Miami concert has been postponed.
Author: World Music Central News Department
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