El Caribefunk is an Afro-Caribbean funk and dance band whose joyous music won them a Latin Grammy nomination in the categories of Best Contemporary Album and Tropical Fusion. The group features outstanding musicians Funkcho Salas (percussionist and singer) and Andres Mordecai (guiarist and singer) from Cartagena Colombia and appearing with Bronson Tennis (bassist and singer). Funkcho Salas and Andres Mordecai were born in Cartagena de lndias; a beautiful city in the Colombian Caribbean, and their wondering, adventurous souls have taken them to at least 20 countries for approximately 150 concerts a year. Thousands of international followers sing and move to their music, generating a unifying frenzy all over the world.
While reflecting upon their nomination of the Latin Grammy, Funkcho Salas, director of El Caribefunk, exclaims “it is a recognition of the professionalism and persistence of two independent artists who have given ourselves, body and soul to music, through which we have accumulated a lot of energy to give away. “
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