As usual with Putumayo collections the choice of songs is very good combining the traditional with the contemporary. Salsa Around the World is a unique collection of hip-shaking salsa tracks from unexpected places. The intoxicating rhythms and joyful melodies of Latin American salsa have traveled the globe, earning new followers and influencing artists from Haiti to Helsinki.
Try Putumayo World Music is a New York City based record label, established in 1993 by Dan Storper, now specialising in compilations of music from various nations, regions or musical styles which may be classified as world music.The name of the company comes from the Putumayo river which delineates the border between Peru and Colombia. While the irresistible sounds of Afro-Latin music have long been a highlight of Putumayo collections, ¡Salsa! focuses on the upbeat, danceable style that has become a worldwide phenomenon. Featured prominently on television s popular dance contest shows, tens of thousands of dance schools have incorporated salsa classes, thousands of ... Discover releases, reviews, songs, credits, and more about Putumayo Presents ¡Salsa! at Discogs.