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Angel & The Mambokats

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This afro-Cuban-soul band is Hot and ready for attention! The leader of the band, L.A. native, Angel Ferreira was a dancer who toured with Madonna on her WHO’S THAT GIRL tour and had a deal with Virgin Records before the EMI buyout. As time changed, so did his sound into something that became a musical culmination of his personal life experiences. The pedigree is long but no need to tell you about it! You can view Angel’s soon to be released webumentery on youtube at youtube.com/user/mambokats.

Angel’s songs which appear on his self-produced CD, HORIZONTAL MAMBO, are nourishing songs of lost and found love in L.A.’s well healed districts. This Afro-Cuban Soul formula has taken years to brew! It all starts with his Momma buying him his first Michael Jackson LP record and learning how to sing the title song “BEN”, watching his parents dance mambo and cha cha cha to Tito Puente and Celia Cruz’s music, his father teaching him to play the conga drum, choreographing sk8r tricks to Areosmith and Ted Nugent!, discovering dance as a runaway teen on a rooftop while listening to a transistor radio playing Michael Jackson’s “You Got Me Workin Day and Night”, witnessing the new sound of Hip Hop on the movie set of Beat Street, dancing and staging caberet show’s in New york City, touring on a private jet around the world with Madonna as one of her dancers, getting signed to Virgin Records, To finally taking out of the oven The Mambokats afro cuban soul formula.

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  • Mambokat5

    Come and see the online music video premier of ANGEL performing "Do You Wanna Mambo". This is his first music video in years! Written & Produced by Angel Ferreira and played by The Mambokats. Video Shot by Carlos Arguello. View the video on Facebook November 25 2010 YOU CAN ONLY VIEW THIS ONLINE VIDEO PREMIER By becoming a fan of the Angel And The Mambokats music page on Facebook. Go Here : http://listn.to/ANGELANDTHEMAMBOKATS Click the "Like" button to join. YOU CAN ONLY VIEW THIS ONLINE VIDEO PREMIER By becoming a fan of the Angel And The Mambokats BandPage. You can explore Angel's music and story on the bandpage till his video aires November 25. The video will be posted for all to see indefinitely!

    11 Nov 2010 Reply

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