Pop Negro

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Pop Negro
Pop Negro (Front Cover).png
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 13, 2010
Genre
Length33:58
LanguageSpanish
LabelYoung Turks
ProducerAlejandro Mazzoni, Pablo Díaz-Reixa
El Guincho chronology
Alegranza
(2007)
Pop Negro
(2010)
HiperAsia
(2016)

Pop Negro is the fourth album from El Guincho. This album was composed by Pablo Díaz-Reixa and recorded in 2010. Pop Negro was named best Spanish album of 2010 by Rockdelux, while the single "Bombay" and its music video, directed by Nicolás Méndez, were named best song and best music video, respectively.[1] The music video for "Bombay" also serves as part of the trailer for a larger film by Méndez, with music by El Guincho.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Bombay" 3:39
2."Novias" 3:23
3."Ghetto Fácil" 2:44
4."Soca Del Eclipse" 4:10
5."Lycra Mistral" 3:49
6."Fm Tan Sexy" 3:41
7."Muerte Midi"Santiago Auseron3:46
8."(Chica-Oh) Drims" 3:39
9."Danza Invinto" 5:07
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
NME8/10[3]
Pitchfork6.1/10[4]

NME described the style of the album as "all the tropicalia and beach-lusting melodies of Animal Collective, Panda Bear and Fool’s Gold put together."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "El Guincho arrasa en los mejores de 2010 de 'Rockdelux'". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 7 October 2011. Retrieved 27 July 2011.
  2. ^ Kim, Brandon. "Video Premiere: El Guincho "Bombay" (warning NSFW)". IFC. AMC Networks. Archived from the original on 12 July 2011. Retrieved 27 July 2011.
  3. ^ a b "Album review: El Guincho - Pop Negro (Young Turks)". NME.com. 2010-09-13. Retrieved 2016-09-11.
  4. ^ Fitzmaurice, Larry (15 September 2010). "El Guincho: Pop Negro". Pitchfork. Retrieved 25 July 2020.

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