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Tumi Album The Best of Cuba: Rumba, Santeria, Afro-Cuban
Lengua de Obbara
Muñequitos de Matanzas
Jesús Alfonso Miró

medium tempo song with many Cuban percussion instruments. There is a pailas solo played by Changuito.

Tumi Album The Best of Cuba: Rumba, Santeria, Afro-Cuban
El jardín
Muñequitos de Matanzas
Jesús Alfonso Miró

fast tempo song with many cuban percussion instruments playing a contemporary guaguancó

Tumi Album The Best of Cuba: Rumba, Santeria, Afro-Cuban
Candela
Muñequitos de Matanzas
Jesús Alfonso Miró

fast tempo folkloric song. The most prominent roots of cuban rumba are used to accompany the musical instruments of the genre.

Tumi Album The Best of Cuba: Rumba, Santeria, Afro-Cuban
La llave
Muñequitos de Matanzas
Jesús Alfonso Miró

fast tempo folkloric song. The most prominent roots of cuban rumba are used to accompany the musical instruments of the genre.

Tumi Album The Best of Cuba: Rumba, Santeria, Afro-Cuban
Este camino largo
Conjunto de Clave y Guaguanco
Juan José Almeida Bosque

fast tempo Afro-Cuban Rumba song. Rumba is also used in Santeria religious African practices.

Tumi Album La Rica Cosecha
Rezo a Oya
Celina González
Celina Gonzalez

A fast-tempo Santeria Music ,Prayer to Oya' one of the Cuban-Yoruba gods. Mercy may be granted by god, it says. Vocal performance by the queen of Guaracha Celina Gonzalez

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Elegua 1
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Elegua is the owner and god of routes and roads, whose role is that of a (child-like) relayer of messages, orders or warnings to all the other orishas. Hi is the deity of the crossroads of life and opens and closes the gates. He is both day and night, a tireless supporter and tower of strength, personifying laughter, woe, life and death, the beginning and end.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Oggun 1
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Oggun is a god to whom many different powers are attributed: god of mountains, of war, iron and workers. Working incessantly at his forge, hi rules the industrialisation of the cities

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Obatalá 1
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Obatala is a man's creator, to whom Odudua gave life. The kind wise father, he heads the pantheon of gods, and is the God of Peace, Goodness and Mercy

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Ochun 1
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Ochun is the goddess of Sweet Waters such as rivers and springs, she embodies femininity, love and female fertility -comparable with Venus.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Changó 1
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Chango is the King of Kings, Master of Lighting and Drums. He represents male virility -the Apollo of the Yoruba religion and mythology.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Elegua 2
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Elegua is the owner and god of routes and roads, whose role is that of a (child-like) relayer of messages, orders or warnings to all the other orishas. Hi is the deity of the crossroads of life and opens and closes the gates. He is both day and night, a tireless supporter and tower of strength, personifying laughter, woe, life and death, the beginning and end.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Oggun 2
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Oggun is a god to whom many different powers are attributed: god of mountains, of war, iron and workers. Working incessantly at his forge, hi rules the industrialisation of the cities

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Obatalá 2
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Obatala is a man's creator, to whom Odudua gave life. The kind wise father, he heads the pantheon of gods, and is the God of Peace, Goodness and Mercy

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Yemeyá
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Obatala is a man's creator, to whom Odudua gave life. The kind wise father, he heads the pantheon of gods, and is the God of Peace, Goodness and Mercy.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Ochun 2
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Ochun is the goddess of Sweet Waters such as rivers and springs, she embodies femininity, love and female fertility -comparable with Venus.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Changó 2
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Chango is the King of Kings, Master of Lighting and Drums. He represents male virility -the Apollo of the Yoruba religion and mythology.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Ibeyi
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Ibeyi. The Ibeyis are black twins dressed in red. Joined by an umbilical cord, they can not separate. They protect children, represent luck, fortune, intelligence and vice for gambling

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Obatalá 3
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Obatala is a man's creator, to whom Odudua gave life. The kind wise father, he heads the pantheon of gods, and is the God of Peace, Goodness and Mercy

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 2: Afro-Cuban
Osain
Merceditas Valdes
Public Domain and Traditional

A slow-temp afro- melody. Osain is the owner of all colours. He has only one (right) foot and one (left) arm. He does, however, have two ears: one large ear which hears everything and one small ear which still hears a lot. Hie is a very close friend of Chango. This is the only song in the cd that has other instruments apart from drums. It is a not common song, a rare piece.

The grand dame of Cuban folk and popular music, Merceditas was born in La Havana in1928. She began her career in the Corte Suprema del Arte workshops, then turned to Afro-Cuban material and gave demos for Fernando Ortíz's lectures on African roots. She belonged to the artistic staff of the Cuban Institute of Radio and Television. This song is dedicated to the African deity Osain, the god of magical and medicinal plants

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Los Beodos
feat. Los Munequitos de Matanzas
Florencio Calle

A very fast Afro-Rumba by Los Munequitos de Matanzas mainly sang in Spanish.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Maria La O
Carlos Embales y Conjunto de Guaguanco
Traditional

Carlos Embales was one of the most important song writer/ musician in Cuban history and the song Maria la O is played all over the world as one of his greatest achievements in writing music. in this song he is accompanied by the band conjunto de guaguanco

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Bilonge Mato A Merced
feat. Luis Valdes y Los Papines
Luis Valdes

Luis Valdes y Los Papines "Bilonge killed Merced" is a very fast Afro-Cuban Rumba.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Cantaremos Y Bailaremos You Soy Descendiente De Los Rumberos
Conjunto de Clave y Guaguanco feat. Celeste Mendoza
Gonzalo Asencio

Conjunto de Clave y Guaguanco is one of the Cubam legendry Rumba bands. In this song they celebrate the history and tradition of the Afro_Cuban Rumba

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
La Ultima Rumba
feat. Celeste Mendoza
D. R.

A very nice Afro_cuban Rumba, the one to do at the end of a session. The Last Rumba.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
El Chisme De La Cuchara
feat. Los Munequitos de Matanzas
Florencio Calle

Very authentic Afro-Cuban Rumba, black as strong Colombian coffee!

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Consuelate ComoYo
feat. Carlos Embales y Conjunto de Guaguanco
Gonzalo Asencio

Support yourself like I did. Love let me down, that's why now I don't love any more. My Chinese girl with a gold tooth dumped me.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
La Vida De Homero
feat. Saldiguera y Virulilla con los Papines
D. R.

Afro-Cuban rumba with Saldiguera y Virulilla con los Papines.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Oguere Mi China
feat. Conjunto de Clave y Guaguanco
Flor de Amor

Oh my God, my Chinese girl! that's the chorus of this fast Afro Cuban Rumba song. It says, she has a golden tooth that I gave her.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Poder Mayor
feat. Celeste Mendoza
Ignacio Pineiro

What is the use of pride if it goes to the earth? The most important thing in life is time. Let me enjoy, laugh and sing, because everything that born has to die.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Baba Cuello Mao
feat. Los Munequitos de Matanzas
Florencio Calle

Fast afro Cuban rumba mixing Spanish and Yoruba languages

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
El Mulato Rumbero
feat. Carlos Embales y Conjunto los Nuevos Roncos
Alejandro Rodriguez

I am the mix-race (mulato) who plays the Rumba.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
El Callejon De Los Rumberos
feat. Calixto Callava y Los Papines
Calixto Callava

In Cuba, the Afro-Cuban rumba is played often on the streets. This song is called The Alleyway of the Rumba Players.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Se Pierde En Esta Vida
feat. Celeste Mendoza
D. R.

Afro Cuban Rumba with male and female voice of the queen of Santeria Celeste Mendoza.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Amaila
feat. Los Munequitos de Matanzas
Juan Mesa

Afro Cuban Rumba song about a woman, Amalia with Los Munequitos de Matanzas

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Donde Estabas Anoche?
feat. Carlos Embales y Conjunto los Nuevos Roncos
Ignacio Pineiro

Where were you last night?' is the title of this percussive Afro Cuban Rumba song with a really amazing performance in the drums and the voices, with choruses that tight up the melody of the main singer and make the rhythm bounce.

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
La Prueba Del Ritmo
feat. Conjunto de Clave y Guaguanco
Amado de Jesus Dedeu

Totally amazing performance, this song is called "The Rhythm Test" and it really is a show of the highest quality of percussion in the world. A big orchestra of different drums are challenged by the singers to repeat their rhythms, and the dialogue is established

Tumi Album Tumi Cuba Classics Volume 3: Rumba
Pinm Pam Pum y Blen Blen Blen
feat. Carlos Embales y Roncos Chiquitos
Chano Pozo

Carlos Embales y Roncos Chiquitos were the legendary Afr0-Cuban Rumba group. This is a Fast Afro Cuban Rumba with female vocals and chorus.

Tumi Album Noche de la Rumba
Échame Carta
Clave y Guaguanco
Gustavo Cabanas

A slow tempo "Santeria" Rumba with powerful percussive and vocal harmony - guaguanco, bataguanco and catumba with poetry, flamenco and powerful singing achieving a real revelation in Yoruba.

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