Costa Rican Artist "Paco"
Debuts Single "Maria!"
2/16/07 - LatinRapper.com news / Street Tropical press release
On Monday, February 16,
2007 the video for Paco's single Maria! will air on the
International Music Feed's (IMF) show, Bridge Latin America.
The show, targeting the
fastest growing demographic and musical genre, is well known
for bridging culture, music, and continents, by recognizing
diverse cultures and uncovering the best music from Latin
America and Spain, as well as Spanish-language artists from
all over the world.
Paco will be the first artist featured from Costa Rica on the
network. "I love the videos, music and range of artists they
showcase on IMF. It's a real chance to see and hear great
music from all over the world. It is such an honor for my
country to be on Bridge and I am humbled to be the artist to
represent for Costa Rica."
Maria! is one of four videos that PACO has shot for his album,
Urbano, Latinoamericano. Produced and shot entirely in Costa
Rica, with local talent and crew, the video could not be a
more complete showcase of Costa Rica's rich and beautiful
cultural, musical and panoramic resources. The video will air
during Bridge Latin America's regular air times, 11am, 3pm and
7pm EST. Please check with your local cable provider for
PACO, a multi-talented artist from Costa Rica, released his
first album in 1996 as a founding member of the group, Ragga
by Roots. Both as a member of the group and as a solo artist,
PACO has performed in front of crowds numbering more than
50,000, breaking records for CD sales, ticket sales and awards
in Costa Rica. His first solo album, Zafra marga obtained the
#1 position on the Costa Rican charts. PACO is releasing his
critically acclaimed album, Urbano, Latinoamericano,
independently. The album features songs from a broad spectrum
within the genre of urban Latino music, including reggaeton,
hip hop and alternative themes.
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