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.
USA: #tbt a little oldie from 1989 of me writing rhymes for a hip-hop track at my beloved SHAUNA HOODES apartment in uptown Manhattan. Shauna is not only one of the first ever female white rappers from back in the day, an awesome visual artist, poet and all around forward thinker.. but she also is […]
A little relax on South Beach after running the Miami Marathon. My left foot started to bleed like I was in a slasher movie, my knees rattled like your Granny’s dentures and every step was a commitment after mile 17 but got it done!! Maximum salute to my beloved cousins Christian and Rob, who now […]
Yes!! Coming to see you FRIDAY JANUARY 12th as I play LIVE at MELTING SPOT alongside the Broken Beat Captain D!OGO (LISBOA) and the eclectic fantastic SCRAMBLED EDGE (MANILA) at La Fenetre Soleil in HO CHI MINH CITY!! This will be ONE to remember. See you soon, family!! BLESS
Yes, family!!! Excited to see my talented friends in CHINA, VIETNAM, CAMBODIA, SINGAPORE AND THAILAND in January!! Lots has gone on since my last visit so will be a great time to catch up in person. Check my new collaboration with the funky INSTIGATOR AFROBEAT ORCHESTRA from Singapore and here’s a pic with my bro and fantastic keyboardist NIKI CABARDO […]