THE GIPSY / CHICO CASTILLO
ABOUT THE ARTIST
With a 35 year career and owner of the surprising voice and symbol of the gypsy music, Chico Castillo represents a sound that crosses borders.
In his songs and compositions, his trademark is to mix modern rhythms with the traditional Rumba Flamenca, presenting to the public the experience of world music.
"World Music" is how we can define Chico Castillo's music, The Gipsy.
Born in an artistic family, at age 23 Chico composed the song Alabina, an important expression of the genre, which shows a fusion of sounds that captivated the world.
With this single, Chico Castillo won platinum and gold records, reaching more than 14 million copies sold worldwide. Alabina was also present in several movies, which brought millions of viewers in
Europe that had the opportunity to experience the phenomenon of the gypsy music.
Chico Castillo followed his career and wrote the musical Don Juan along with Felix Gray, winning various awards and selling more than 5 million copies.
The Gipsy concert’s bring high artistic value, with the fusion of Latin rhythms from the music of Chico Castillo. This is the proposal that was designed to delight audiences around the world, with great musicians on stage. The atmosphere provided at this gathering promises to thrill, after all, Chico Castillo brings years and years of experience as a former member of the Gipsy Kings group. It is the magic of gypsy music, with elements of flamenco that come from the south of France and Spain,
combined with the rhythms of the world, which has one of its main exponents in Chico Castillo.
Successes such as "Djobi Djoba" "Bamboleo", "Volare" and "Alabina" are always present in the