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Fareed

Fareed aka El Boricua De La Bachata/eL aRaBitO BachaterO a founding member of the legendary Dance Group Spirit Matter has been in the music business for over 20 years as a recording artist, promoter(Lyrics at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe) singer/songwriter/poet and manager. Born on the 24th of October 1967 to parents Abdelkrim Abdallah Senior and Ramona Abdallah Reyes of Moroccan and Puerto Rican descent in Hells Kitchen New York City. Fareed started his career as a member of Future Force along with Andrew Welsh, John Lindsey and Kayel of TKA/K7 at The world famous Roxy nite Club opening up for the Legendary Cold Crush Brothas old school Hip Hop crew on August 19th 1983. The performance at The Roxy opened up the door of opportunity for Fareed to record demo tapes with Full Force and Cultjam as a member of Future Force. After Kayel departed Future Force Fareed , Andrew Welsh and John Lindsey formed Death City Boyz and released Bopsey Twins on SnowFlake/Prism records in 1985 produced by Dj Tony Torres and Stephen Kourlas and mixed by Dj Frankie Bones with edits by Omar Santana. Bopsey Twins aired on WBLS Mister Magic Show and is now considered an Electro Hip Hop classic. After Death city Boyz split up Fareed along with Andrew Welsh formed Spirit Matter and had a chance run in with Frankie Bones who was working on a song with Tommy Musto for Tropical Heat Records entitled Crimes Of Passion. Frankie Bones brought Spirit Matter to Silvio Tancredi for an audition and was signed to Tropical Heat Records. Crimes Of Passion became an instant hit in The New York City latin hip hop club scene, Soon after Power 96 Miami's top dance radio station aired Crimes Of Passion and added it to full rotation and the song made number 3 in sales in South Florida and til this day is immortalized as a Dance Classic. Spirit Matter's follow up single Betrayal was one of the first latin hip hop tracks to combine live percussion with live guitar samples often imitated til this day. Fareed's current release is Bachata Urbana CD titled Love & Tears on his Label Sosua Sound along with mega latin rock bachata salsa producer Junior Galan of the Dominican Republic where Fareed lives part time. This album is a fusion of Bachata Rock Salsa and Merengue/Mambo which Fareed describes his sound as Rockchata and is already an underground hit in The Dominican Republic,Brazil, Colombia and Spain. His debut Music Video Bailando en la Playa is a hit on YouTube worldwide .