Dominican singer Zacarías Ferreíra brings dance party to Tampa on Saturday

He’s headed to the ‘burbs.

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Canca Arriba, Tamboril is the musical epicenter of the Dominican Republic, and that’s where Zacarías Ferreíra’s story started. The sounds of merengue périco ripiao seeped into the bachata singer from a young age and followed him all the way to the capital of the DR, Santo Domingo where he eventually linked up with a hot local group, Brugal & Compania, which helped Ferreíra launch a solo career that eventually sent his music on the Billboard charts in 2006. He’s in the ‘burbs this weekend if you feel like dancing.

Zacarías Ferreíra. Sat. Aug. 24, 9 p.m. $45-$55. Grand Sixty, Brandon.


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Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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