DJ RICO SANTIAGO
“Rico Santiago has been on the Latin Scene in the UK since 2007. Prior to this he DJ’d on the London soul circuit specialising in Jazz Fusion, Latin Jazz, Rare Grove and Club/Party classics. Rico’s breath of knowledge of musical styles is matched by few on the Latin scene. His music styles cover Salsa (in all its shades) Latin Jazz, Bachata, Cha Cha, Merengue, Reggaeton, Kizomba, Afro Beat and more beside.
In recent years, Rico has been wooing Latin music lovers at venues such as, Two Brewers, Scandals, Bar Lenuccia, WKD and All Saints Hall. He currently plays at Hammersmith Salsa Club on rotation and at numerous other events around the UK.
His reputation is growing rapidly across the scene as somebody who plays an electric mix of Latin music which includes the classics and latest tracks with his own personal style which is guaranteed to keep the audiences rocking.
Rico’s deejay inspirations included DJ Incognito, Julian the Duke, DJ Eric, DJ Lubi, DJ Saoko and DJ Mauri. Rico may be a fresh face on the salsa scene, but he is definitely one to watch – and of course listen to!