Gipsy Kings

When:
June 1, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where:
The Chicago Theatre
175 North State Street
Chicago,IL 60601
USA
Cost:
Start at $58
Contact:
312.462.6300

The Gipsy Kings is a group of musicians from Arles and Montpellier in the south of France who perform in Spanish with an Andalusian accent. Although group members were born in France, their parents were mostly gitanos, SpanishRomani people who fled Catalonia during the 1930s Spanish Civil War. Chico Bouchikhi is of Moroccan and Algerian descent. They are known for bringing rumba catalana, a pop-oriented music distantly derived from traditional flamencomusic, to worldwide audiences.

Gipsy Kings