Presented by Sonidos Afro presented by Toro Music & Wonderlandia / GuerreraPR

Los Dioses Del Ritmo

Mar 16, 2023

12:00am – 12:40am CT

Empire Control Room

This performance is part of the showcase that starts on Wednesday, March 15at Empire Control Room

Los Dioses Del Ritmo born in Quibdó,Chocó are the founders of a new genre "EXOTICO '' hailing from the Pacific region of Colombia. A vocal manifestation of traditional Afro Colombian sounds from the Caribbean fusing salsa choke, bunde, aguabajo, urbano, US hip hop, dancehall and electronic along with new dance forms and movements specific to the genre. The release of "Rico Rico" in 2020 led to a musical phenomenon by their fans who developed a new form of dance, a stylized footwork of Hip Hop and Afro Colombian moves. The social media popularity grew rampid on Tik Tok and the genre has gained national and international popularity across all social media and digital music platforms. Los Dioses del Ritmo are Luigy Boy, La Meaya, La Florezta and Kevin Vega, a collective of producers, songwriters, lyricists, beatmakers and dancers responsible for the newest genre in Colombia known as "EXOTICO ''.

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Primary Entry
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Secondary Entry
Music Festival Wristband
Artist Wristband
Interactive Badge
Film & TV Badge
Medellin, COLOMBIA
Hip-Hop / Rap