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Jingo (Single Version)
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Rock And Shuffle (Ah-Ha)
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Thousand Finger Man
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Dancin' & Prancin'
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Do You Wanna Dance?

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Internationally celebrated as the man who essentially picked up where Chano Pozo left off, Candido Camero was among the most ubiquitous of the Cuban and Caribbean percussionists who enlivened and enriched the musical landscape of North America during the second half of the 20th century. Among the first to popularize the use of multiple conga drums and one of the inadvertent instigators of the bongo craze of the 1950s, he outlived most of his contemporaries and was still performi... Read more

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