Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Macarena - Los del Rio

"Macarena" is a Spanish dance song by Los del Río about a woman of the same name. Appearing on the 1994 album A mí me gusta, it was an international hit between 1995 and 1996, and continues to have a cult following. One of the most iconic of 1990s dance music, it was ranked the "#1 Greatest One-Hit Wonder of all Time" by VH1 in 2002.
The song uses a type of clave rhythm. The song ranks at #5 on Billboard's All Time Top 100. It also ranks at #1 on Billboard's All Time Latin Songs.[1][2] It is also Billboard's #1 dance song and one of five foreign language songs to hit #1 since 1995's modern rock era began.

No comments:

Post a Comment