American music artist. Kokolo Afrobeat, Boogaloo Destroyers, Solo, Terrificos.
Lugo has performed live in 35 countries, released 12 albums across various music genres, and collaborated and performed with artists such as Manu DiBango, Joe Bataan, Charlie Hunter, Seun Kuti, Chic, Pete Rodriguez, Richie Ray, Kutiman, Sofrito, Gilles Peterson, BeatFanatic, Faze Action, Roy Davis Jr., Diesler, Lack of Afro, SoulJazz Orchestra and with members of groups such as Peter Gabriel, Lauryn Hill, Matisyahu, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, King Sunny Ade, Burning Spear, Egypt 80, Grupo Fantasma, Antibalas and many others.
A GRAND MERCI to the PARIS DJs for featuring TERRIFICOS on their latest compilation of funky music. These guys have long been taste-makers in the City Of Light so it’s always a treat to receive their support. Salut, freres! Click image to view article. www.terrificos.com
Just listened to a mix of a new song I will be featured on by the awesome INSTIGATOR AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA and it sounds GREAT, Family! Dancefloor Viagra, yo. Coming out soon, so make sure to add it to your set. Many thanks to my super bro Mantra Yesa for inviting me to sing on it […]
Maximum thanks to Jön McCulloch for supporting my new album on his VINYL FRONTIER Radio Show 89.7 Eastside FM in beautiful SYDNEY. Not only is Jon a true musicologist, funky music lover and proper DJ but he is also one of the nicest cats one could ever meet. Shout out to Toon, Brendan White, Sarsha […]
Thrilled to have Kokolo’s “Soul Power” featured on the NEW YORK FEVER VOL. 1 compilation, along with smoking tracks from heavyweights such as TITO PUENTE, WILLIE COLON, HOT 8 BRASS BAND, QUANTIC, SHAWN LEE, NOSTALGIA 77, BELERUCHE, and many others. Click on the album cover to listen to it. MERCI BEACOUP to my family at […]