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Best known for his or her near-pornographic funk vintage “Jungle Fever,” the Chakachas were actually several Belgian-based studio music artists. Led by Gaston Boogaerts, who offered because the group’s arranger, the Chakachas 1st appeared through the early ’60s, documenting a playful combination of Latin music, jazz, and European-style exotica. By enough time Polydor released the Jungle Fever recording within the U.S. in 1972, they’d up to date that foundation having a heavier funk groove. The name cut — a down-and-dirty, stop-start funk instrumental punctuated by weighty inhaling and exhaling and orgasmic feminine moans — proceeded to go TOP for the group’s just American strike. “Jungle Fever” performed even more to dance-club customers than radio listeners, which helped it withstand in to the disco years; it had been also greatly sampled from the hip-hop era. The remainder from the group’s background is hard to trace; it has been suggested which they — or at least a few of their staff — also documented as Un Chicles and supported vocalist Nico Gomez (who composed among the music included on Jungle Fever). It really is known they employed a Latin music group from NY known as Barrio to create because the Chakachas for an American tour within the wake of “Jungle Fever.”

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Full Name Chakachas
Music Songs Jungle Fever, Eso Es El Amor, Yo Soy Cubano, África Llama, Cha Ka Cha, ¡Ay! Mulata, Un Rayo Del Sol, Latin Can Can, Chica Chica Bau Bau, Ma-Ma-Du, El Rico Son, Harlem Nocturne, El Canyon Rojo, Push Together, Turtle Soup, Judas Kiss, Canalla, Beau Coco, Twist Twist, Pa La Paloma, Que Le Den Pau Pau, Ça c'est du poulet, Arriba la Conga, Babalu, Madison 62, Hawaiian War Twist, Tibidibidang, Chip Chip Batulo, Conga del Mayoral, Der Twist ist Passe, Tou bou dou, Conga Maye
Albums Jungle Fever, Les chachachas des chakachas, What a Night...With the Chakachas, Anita de Montparnasse (Mono Version), Les Chakachas Cha - Cha - Cha: Rarity Music Pop, Vol. 92, Les Enfants Terribles: Rarity Music Pop, Vol. 103, What a Night... With The Chakachas (Mono Version), Eso el amor, Eso es el amor, Pa la Paloma, Stories, Eso Es el Amor - 18 Hits, Cuando Calienta el Sol (Mono Version), Chakachas, Mucho Tequila (Mono Version), Jungle Fever - EP, Tania Chacha (Mono Version), Vintage Cuba Nº 41 - EPs Collectors "Canalla", Canalla, La pachanga (Mono Version), Ma-Ma Do, Guapacha (Mono Version), Canalia, Dancing With the Chakachas, Vintage Cuba No. 114 - EP: Coco Seco, Tou Bou Dou, Vintage Cuba No. 131 - EP: Mucho Tequila, Vintage Cuba Nº 65 - EPs Collectors, "Guapacha", Les enfants du Pirée : Rarity Music Pop, Vol. 9, El Charlatan (Mono Version), Please Remember (Mono Version), Babalu, Twist Twist (Mono Version), Venus (Mono version), Ma-ma-du, Vintage Cuba No. 113 - EP: Les Enfants Du Pirée, Rarity Music Pop, Vol. 16, Vintage Cuba No. 132 - EP: Serenata Negra, Rarity Music Pop, Vol. 8, Les Chakachas à Rome (Mono Version), Ay! Mulata (Mono Version)

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