Lou Bega

Lou Bega

Lou Bega


Latest Release

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  • Buena Macarena
  • April 2021
  • 1 Song

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Mambo No. 5 (a Little Bit of...)
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Mambo [Havanna Club Mix]
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Sweet Like Cola
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I Got a Girl
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Mambo Mambo


  • Free Again

    Jan 2013 • 13 songs

  • Sweet Like Cola

    Jan 2013 • 3 songs

  • Sweet Like Cola

    Jan 2013 • 2 songs

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  • Biography

    Like the Afro-Cuban and mambo music that inspires his music, Lou Bega (David Loubega) is a hybrid, born and raised in Germany as the son of a Sicilian mother and Ugandan father. He sang and danced as a child, listened to R&B and reggae as a teenager, and was in a rap group, but a trip to Miami as an 18-year-old acquainted him with the songs of the mambo kings of the '30s and '40s. Fascinated by mambo's sounds and stylish fashions, Bega returned to Germany and created his own version of the music. The result was the single "Mambo No. 5," an animated update of Pérez Prado's orig...

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