“This group represents excellency in cultural confluences in a show without frontiers, able to charm the most exigent audience. The balanced base of Romanians and Cubans members ensures the unique artistic fluency of this band. The blend of sounds, the virtuosity and impeccable visual construction turn any MANDINGA appearance into a spectacular show.
4 albums released: De corazon – 2003 My sun – 2005 Gozalo! – 2006 Donde – 2008
Winner in Best Live category at Romanian Music Awards 2009 MANDINGA has an average of 300 live shows per year and countless tv appearances, usually as guest star of entertainment shows.
MANDINGA has: its own international festival Salsafest www.salsafest.ro successfull shows in Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Poland, and Cuba one gold record in 7 years, MANDINGA maintained its unchallengeable position as best latino band from Romania.
MANDINGA received international authentication, sharing the stage with the most important names in latino music. Buena Vista Social Club, Manolito Simonet y Su Trabucco, Arturo Sandoval, Bamboleo, Rafaga, Havana Lounge, Billy Cobham, Luis Conte. The single “Goochi” featuring Luis Vasquez (SUA) conquered international tops in Spain, Switzerland, Peru, Bulgaria, USA and Romania.”
I hope we’ll vote Mandinga at Eurovision 2012!