Wed. Dec. 12, 2018

Masters At Work feat. India – I Can't Get No Sleep (Kenlou 12" Version) (Cutting Records)

Born in Puerto Rico although raised in Brooklyn, India started working as a backing vocalist on various Latin-Freestyle projects in a genre also known as Borica. She then would collaborate with John ‘Jellybean’ Bentitez (Madonna), being introduced to Louie Vega who-co-produced ‘Dancing On The Fire’ for her back in 1988.
She achieved her biggest successes with the latter and production partner Kenny Dope under their Masters At Work guise, giving birth the the aforementioned on Cutting Records, but also ‘To Be In Love’ on MAW Records, not to mention her contribution on the cover version of ‘Runaway’ on the memorable Nuyorican Soul album in 1996.
Parting way with Louie Vega, she would become more involved in the Latin purist arena, eventually becoming considered as The Princess Of Salsa, garnering 3 Grammy Award and 2 Latin Grammy Award nominations, collaborating with artists such as Tito Puente, Celia Cruz or Marc Anthony to name but a few…

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