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Rafael Escalona and Carlos Vives vallenato icons

Rafael Escalona, Carlos Vives Popularized Vallenato

Rafael Escalona and Carlos Vives have been two of the main forces that popularized “vallenato” in the last few years. Their careers and lives are interrelated in more ways than one. Rafael Escalona helped popularize Colombian music genre of vallenato through his songs. He spread his songs by playing them in “parrandas” (parties featuring group of […]