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GroupAkela Family is an independent music label and marketing company specialized in radio promotion in the United States for the Latin Market, responsible for the success of the artists’ careers such as Don Tetto, Fainal and Jiggy Drama, among others. Akela is led by longtime, award winning Latin music executive Fabio Acosta and is based in Cooper City, FL.Site Wide Tags: Latin
GroupToday Fania is home to more than 200 of the top artists’ catalogs in Tropical music. These artists mixed a cornucopia of styles that transcended the boundaries of traditional Latin music and set the path for the genres of Latin Big Band, Afro-Cuban Jazz, Boogaloo, Salsa and Latin R&B. They include Beny Moré, Sonora Matancera, Orquesta Aragón, Celia Cruz, La Lupe, Tito Rodriguez, Ray Barretto, Cortijo, Hector Lavoe, Willie Colon, Johnny Pacheco, Joe Cuba, Larry Harlow and Ruben Blades to mention a few. The more than 4,000 albums from the 1940s through the 1980s have been carefully documented, archived and placed in a special media storage facility for original recorded media. In addition, Fania has been remastering and reissuing these treasures in digital format, original remastered cds, box sets and vinyl. For more information please visit www.fania.com.
GroupWorld music label producing hits from the high Andes to the low Tropics, from Saya to Soca. We started as a boutique label producing Caribbean music for tourist souvenirs but more recently we produce with a broader appeal for radio and TV. Great variety in our catalog of over 400 songs including Afro-Pop, Andean, Caribbean including Reggae, Floribbean (from Florida and the Keys, a la Jimmy Buffet) Latin and Jazz with some Holiday music including instrumentals. Four new releases are scheduled for 2009. We are looking for opportunities to distribute and license our catalog world-wide.
GroupInfinita Records is an independent contemporary world music label started in 2008 by the recording artist, guitarist, and producer Lawson Rollins. Infinita Records presents global fusion music at its best, bringing together world-class recording artists from around the globe in a genre-defying confluence of Latin, Indian, Persian, Arabic, South American and European musical traditions. As the Portuguese word 'infinita' suggests, the music of Infinita Records embraces a spirit of infinite creative possibility and wide-reaching artistic vision. Infinita Records strives to produce select recordings of the highest quality with meticulous attention paid to exceptional musicianship, composition, and production augmented by premium engineering and recording technology.
GroupNacional Records is home to artists like Manu Chao, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Aterciopelados, Nortec Collective, The Pinker Tones, Plastilina Mosh, Pacha Massive and many other exciting artists. Nacional Records was founded by Tomas Cookman and continues to release music from progressive up & coming and veteran artists. With Grammy, Billboard, Premio Lo Nuestro and other award winning artists and numbers ones on Billboard, iTunes and E-Music, Nacional Records continues to be a working example of what a modern entertainment company is all about. With a dedicated staff, Nacional’s parent company, Cookman International, also serves as home to artist management firm - CookmanMGMT, the annual conference - Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC), the weekly industry email blast which targets over 100,000 Latino tastemakers – The Latino Loop, and a marketing arm - GIANTCookman.
GroupSoundbrush Records, now under the discerning direction of pioneering new Tango bassist/producer Pablo Aslan proudly announces an important new chapter in its critically acclaimed history with the release of Latin Grammy Award winning Raul Jaurena’s “Fuerza Milonguera” (SR1017) and multitalented label founder, pianist/composer Roger Davidson’s “Brazilian Love Song” (SR1018). Both titles – along with the complete reactivated Soundbrush catalogue of groundbreaking jazz, tango, and world music titles – will once again be distributed exclusively by the Allegro Media Group. Founded in 2004 by the eclectic pianist/composer Roger Davidson to promote cross-cultural projects Soundbrush Records is devoted to producing compact discs of the highest order, with pristine sound quality, informative liner notes, and striking graphics to complement the innovative music.
GroupSunflower Entertainment Co., Inc. is the leading licensor and administrator of all genres of independent Latin music. The Sunflower catalog features such popular artist from the legendary Discos Fuentes catalog as Joe Arroyo, Sonora Carruseles, La Sonora Dinamita, and Fruko y Sus Tesos, as well as Bachata stars Zacarias Ferreira and Kiko Rodriguez to Merengue artists Amarifs and Orlando Conga. Recently, we presided over the signing of Vakero, the #1 Dominican Hip Hop artist and leader of the Rap Dominicano movement. Additionally, Sunflower represents Reggae legends The Itals, The Gladiators and Justin Hinds.
GroupCODISCOS is a leading independent record label from Colombia, South America, having recorded the most important music to come out of this culturally rich country since 1950. Tropisounds, based in Miami, is CODISCOS’ US division and exclusive licensee, responsible for promoting the label’s rich catalogue to the rest of the world. To date, CODISCOS / Tropisounds has received 2 Latin Grammy awards, 7 Latin Grammy nominations, and 2 consecutive new artist showcases during Billboard Magazine’s Latin Music conferences.
Codiscos / Tropisounds have many sub labels dedicated to specific genres such as:
Salsa Power (Salsa)
Wattsup! (Rock and pop)
ZEIDA (Traditional Colombian)
FE PRODUCTIONS (Gospel & Christian)
GroupFounded in September, 2003 by New York producer and music industry veteran Joachim “Jochen” Becker, ZOHO has quickly distinguished itself as one of the most talked-about and creative voices on the U.S. indie label scene, with 1 GRAMMY and LATIN GRAMMY win each, and several additional GRAMMY and LATIN GRAMMY nominations as well. ZOHO started with the vision of presenting a latin / jazz label with a distinctive “New York vibe” – listen to any group of ZOHO releases, and you’ll hear what’s presently new, fresh and happening in the New York clubs! The label has been fortunate in attracting a unique mix of major, internationally recognized, and mostly New York area based artists such as Ray Barretto, Dave Liebman, Arturo O’Farrill, and Carlos Barbosa-Lima to ZOHO. Additionally, the label is proud to present several young latin and jazz musicians from the dynamic downtown New York club scene, including 2006 Grammy nominees Edsel Gomez and Dafnis Prieto, plus releases by Pablo Aslan, the Stryker / Slagle Band, Rez Abbasi and many others.