Percussion Maddness Revisited

Percussion Maddness Revisited

Percussion Maddness Revisited
- Luisito Quintero

Executive Producer & A&R: Louie Vega
Mastering by Steve Barkan for Miami Hit Masters
Graphic Art & Design: Matt Mayes (matt@signor.com)
Photograph by Meg Pukel
Photo Concept by Anane

01. 'Free My Soul' - Featuring Claudia Acuna

Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)
Efrain Davila (Hook Daddy Music / BMI)
Claudia Acuna (Acuna Music / ASCAP)

Produced by Louie Vega
Mix & Recording Engineer: Steve Barkan
Background Vocals & Ad-libs: Claudia Acuna
Bass: Carlos Henrique
Piano & Synth Pad: Junito Davila
Congas: Luisito Quintero
Drums: Anderson Quintero
Recorded LIVE & Mixed at Bennett Studios, NJ
Claudia Acuna appears courtesy of Marsalis Music

02. 'Aquilas Coisas Todas' - Featuring Josh Milan

Toninho Horta (Manulu Music, ASCAP)

Remixed Produced by Louie Vega
Lead Vocals: Josh Milan
Mix Engineer: Steve Barkan
Timbales, Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Keyboards: Junito Davila
Bass: Gene Perez
Live Drums: Jerard Snell
Guitar: Aquiles Baez
Trombone Solo: Ozzie Melendez
Recording Engineers: Yas Inoue, Steve Barkan
Recorded at Daddy's Workshop, NJ & Bennett Studios, NJ
Mixed at Bennett Studios, NJ

03. 'Tumbao' - Featuring Nestor Torres & Oveous

Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)
Albert Menendez (Peer Music / ASCAP)
Josh Milan (Music Of Nia Songs / BMI)
Kevin Hedge (Music Of Nia Songs / BMI)

Remix Produced by Louie Vega
Mix Engineer: Steve Barkan
Recording Engineers: Steve Barkan, Yas Inoue
Timbales, Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Keyboards: Junito Davila
Flute: Nestor Torres
Bass: Gene Perez
Background Vocals: Josh Milan, Anane
Guitar: Aquiles Baez
Mixed At Bennett Studios, NJ
Recorded At Bennett Studios, NJ &
Daddy's Workshop, NJ

Nestor Torres appears courtesy of Heads Up
International

04. 'Gbagada, Gbagada, Gbogodo, Gbogodo' Featuring Francis Mbappe

Fela Kuti (Emi Publishing France)

Remix Produced by Louie Vega
Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Mix & Protools Engineer: Steve Barkan
Lead Vocal: Francis Mbappe
Background Vocals: Francis Mbappe, Kaissa Doumbe, Jeno Setson
Keyboards & Synth Bass: Selan
Assistant & Protools Recording: Yas Inoue
Trombone: Luis Bonilla
Baritone Sax: John Scarpulla
Recorded & Mixed at Soundtrack Studios, NYC
Francis Mbappe appears courtesy of FM Groove Records

05. 'Music For Gong Gong' Featuring Nina Rodriguez

Teddy Osei / ac Tontah (Universal Music Corporation / ASCAP)

Produced by Louie Vega
Recording & Mix Engineers: Steve Barkan, Yas Inoue
Drums, Congas, Timbalitos, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Lead Vocal: Nina Rodriguez
Background Vocals: Nina Rodriguez, Luisito Quintero, Anderson Quintero
Keyboards: Junito Davila
Guitar: Dominic Kanza
Bass: Gene Perez
Trombone: Ozzie Melendez
Tenor Sax & Baritone Sax: John Scarpulla
Trumpet: Barry Danielian
Mixed at Daddy's Workshop, NJ
Recorded at Bennet Studios, NJ & Daddy's Workshop

06. 'El Jibarito Y El Cubanito' Featuring Jose Mangual Jr. & Milton Cardona

Luisito Quintero (Ocaquin Publishing / BMI)
Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)
Jose Mangual Jr. (Boriqua Blues / ASCAP)

Produced by Louie Vega
Lead Ad-libs: Jose Mangual Jr.
Backgrounds: Milton Cardona, Jose Mangual Jr.
Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero, Anderson Quintero
Piano, Wurlitzer: Junito Davila
Bass: Gene Perez
Recorded at Bennett Studios, NJ & Daddy's Workshop, NJ
Special Thanks to Julio Guiterrez & Nicola Conte for
the inspiration.
Jose Mangual Jr. appears courtesy of Chola Music Productions
Milton Cardona appears courtesy of American Clave

07. 'Quintero's Jam' Featuring Hilton Ruiz

Luisito Quintero (Ocaquin Publishing / BMI)
Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)
Selan Lerner (Soul-On Music / ASCAP)
Jose Mangual Jr. (Boriqua Blues / ASCAP)

Remix Produced by Louie Vega
Co-produced by Luisito Quintero
Timbal Drum Kit, Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Mix Engineer: Steve Barkan
Recording Engineer: Yas Inoue
Piano: Hilton Ruiz
Wurlitzer, Synths: Junito Davila
Bass: Gene Perez
Horn Arrangements: Nelson Hernandez
Trumpet & Flugal Horn: Bryan Lynch
Trombone: Ozzie Melendez
Tenor Sax & Baritone Sax: John Scarpulla
Background Vocals: Milton Cardona, Jose Mangual Jr.
Recorded at Bennett Studios & Daddy's Workshop, NJ
Hilton Ruiz appears courtesy of HRM, Inc.
Jose Mangual Jr. appears courtesy of Chola Music Productions
Milton Cardona appears courtesy of American Clave

08. 'Our Love' Featuring Anane

Josh Milan (West End Timeless / BMI)
Kevin Hedge (West End Timeless / BMI)
Stephanie Cooke (West End Timeless / BMI)
Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)
Albert 'Sterling' Menendez (Peer Music / Sterling Blue Music / ASCAP)

Remix Produced by Nicola Conte
Lead Vocal: Anane
Alto Sax: Gaetano Partipilo
Piano: Pietro Lussu
Double Bass: Pietro Ciancaglini
Drums: Lorenzo Tucci
Sound Engineer: Tommy Cavalieri
Recorded at Sorriso Studios, Bari, Italy
Nicola Conte appears courtesy of Schema Records

09. 'Skinny Papa' Featuring Chulius Of Los Amigos Invisibles,
Jose Mangual Jr., & Milton Cardona

Author: Willie Colon (Fania Music / BMI)

Produced by Louie Vega
Drums, Timbales, Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Backgrounds: Milton Cardona, Jose Mangual Jr. & Chulius of Los Amigos
Invisibles
Party Crowd Noise: Luis Quintero, Anderson Quintero, Junito Davila,
Jerard Snell
Bass: Carlos Henrique
Piano: Junito Davila
Trombone: Ozzie Melendez
Recorded at Bennett Studios, NJ &
Daddy's Workshop, NJ
Mixed at Bennett Studios, NJ
Jose Mangual Jr. appears courtesy of Chola Music Productions
Milton Cardona appears courtesy of American Clave

10. 'Bonatune'

Richard Bona (Richard Bona Music / Sacem France)
Produced by Richard Bona, Louie Vega, Luisito Quintero
Bass: Richard Bona
Backgrounds: Francis Mbappe, Kaissa, Doumbe, Jeno Setson
All Percussion: Luis Quintero, Roberto Quintero
Richard Bona appears courtesy of Universal Jazz France

11. 'Love Remains The Same' - Featuring Josh Milan

Josh Milan (West End Timeless / BMI)
Kevin Hedge (West End Timeless / BMI)
John Benitez (J Ben Music / BMI)
Luis F. Vega (That Boy Music / BMI)

Produced by Louie Vega
Lead Vocal: Josh Milan
Congas, Percussion: Luisito Quintero
Mix Engineer: Steve Barkan
Keyboards: Josh Milan, Marc Cary
Guitar: Mike Ciro
Bass: Gene Perez
Ad-libs: Josh Milan
Background Vocals: Josh Milan, Anane
Recording Engineer: Yas Inoue
Assistant Engineers: Yas Inoue, Jan Petrov
Recorded & Mixed at Soundtrack Studios, NYC

12. 'Bonatune' (Instrumental Demo Mix)
Richard Bona (Richard Bona Music / Sacem France)

Produced by Richard Bona, Louie Vega, Luisito Quintero
Bass: Richard Bona
All Percussion: Luis Quintero, Roberto Quintero
Richard Bona appears courtesy of Universal Jazz France

13 'Yemaya' (Manoo's Touch) Quintero & Vega Featuring Nina RodriguezRemixed by Manoo originally Produced by Louie Vega



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