Mongo Santamaria

Mucho Mongo: Soca Me Nice/Olé Ola

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AllMusic Review by Al Campbell

This two-disc set from Concord Jazz features a pair of out of print Mongo Santamaria LPs: Soca Me Nice and Olé Ola, both originally issued on Concord Records in 1988 and 1989. Highlights among the 17 Latin jazz tunes include "La Tumba," "Tropical Breeze," and the Beatles' "Day Tripper."

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