Cimafunk announced the release date of his album El Alimento, his second production since he began his solo career.
“My new album, El Alimento, is ready and will be out on the streets on Friday, October 8,” reported the Cuban musician on his Instagram account, in which he also said that his new album is now “available for preview. order”, with link included for those who want to purchase it from now on.
“My eternal thanks and admiration to all the brothers and sisters who put their talent and flow, especially Jack Splash in the musical production, already: @lupefiasco, @ceelogreen, @yolikegeorge, @goyocqt, @chocquibtown, @officialstylog, @chuchovaldesmusic, @elmicha and @papines_oficial, for their collaboration on this album ”, he also added in the publication of his social network.
The musician also stated that “all this would not have been possible without the help of the entire Cimafunk family. Many thanks to my musicians, especially my musical director @ dr_zapa94, my team, my family and my fans. Eternally grateful”.
Also the popular Cuban interpreter and composer reiterated that from this new album the songs “Caramelo” or “Funk Aspirin” are already found on all platforms, the latter recorded together with the legend of American music George Clinton.
The result of the collaboration between the Cuban and Clinton, is Funk Aspirin, “a bilingual hymn to the healing powers of rhythm, taken at medium tempo with a fresh and fluid rhythm and recorded in Clinton’s home studio in Tallahassee, Florida. where the music video was also filmed, “said Giovanni Russonello, music critic and journalist specializing in jazz and improvised music at the influential The New York Time.
In the video for the song Funk Aspirin, which premiered on August 18, Cimafunk appears alongside the godfather of the genre, the American singer and songwriter George Clinton, whom the Cuban has admired since his childhood.
Now Cimafunk’s second album offering, El Alimento, comes with 13 songs produced by Grammy winner Jack Splash, who has worked with artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Goodie Mob, Valerie June, Tank & the Bangas.
After his recent concert at the Blue Note Jazz Club in New York, the Cuban musician began his summer tour of the northeast of the United States on August 26.
“I missed the contact with people and I feel extremely fortunate to be able to share with my audience. I start today in New York, a city that I appreciate and where I have excellent fans. I’m going to enjoy it very much. I hope to transmit a lot of positive energy and fun to those who can attend, and also enjoy those who will not be at the show, “he said exclusively to CiberCuba at the beginning of his summer tour.
Cimafunk’s debut was with his album Terapia, with songs like “Me voy” and “Paciente”, which were all the rage in Cuba. Later, his popularity and stage charisma transcended the United States and Europe where he has also gained a loyal following for his unmatched mixes and rhythms.