Alongside vocalist Ishtar, the 4 members of Los Ninos de Sara documented because the critically acclaimed Alabína, an organization that wed Middle Eastern vocals having a decidedly flamenco gypsy groove. Los Ninos in fact predate the achievement of Alabína though, as well as the project is really as much a family group tree like a musical one. All associates of Los Ninos de Sara — guitarist/vocalist Tonio, guitarists Santi and Ramon, and percussionist Coco — are cousins who each was raised playing music. Both Tonio and Ramon possess played professionally given that they had been very youthful (ten and six respectively) and Santi is really a graduate from the Barcelona Academy of Music. Before signing up for Ishtar in Alabína, Los Ninos de Sara supported a number of the ideal brands in flamenco, including Manitas de Plata and Paco de Lucía. Their debut discharge, Cubanita, was released in France in 2001 and highlighted manufacturer/collaborator Michael Sembello. Another year they released Gipsyole! in European countries, and in 2003 the record saw a discharge within the U.S. in the Intentcity label.