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Nostalgia and Dance: 'Back to the 90's' Event Revives a Decade's Music and Culture

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Nostalgia and Dance: 'Back to the 90's' Event Revives a Decade's Music and Culture

The 'Back to the 90's' event, held on Saturday, December 9th at the Coca Cola Amphitheater of Parque Vida in La Guácima de Alajuela, was a true celebration of nostalgia and dance that attracted 5,000 attendees. The occasion affirmed three facts: the public's enthusiasm for December festivities, the continued relevance of old-school reggae in festive environments, and the existence of 'perreo' style dancing before reggaeton.

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Nostalgia Hits the Stage

Artists such as Jimmy Bad Boy, Latin Fresh, Tapón, Joysi Love, and Big Boy took the audience on a journey through time with their reggae classics. Meanwhile, the host, Tony Bertarioni, 'El Tigre Tony', kept the energy high between performances. Highlights included Jimmy Bad Boy's performance of 'Bailando' and 'Si pudiera estar con ella', Tapón's interactive presentation involving choreographies with the audience, and Joysi Love's tribute to Selena Quintanilla.

Reliving the Nineties

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The nostalgia of the 90s was not only revived in the music but also in the choreographies, such as the 'Baile de la mosca' and the movements of Axé Bahía. The event served as a testament to the enduring legacy of 90s' music and culture.

A Decade of Influence

The I LOVE THE 90’s TOUR reminds attendees about the trend-setting decade with performances by iconic ’90s artists including Vanilla Ice, All 4 One, Color Me Badd, Tone Loc, Rob Base, and others. Chart-topping hits like 'Ice, Ice Baby,' 'I Wanna Sex You Up,' 'I Swear,' 'Funky Cold Medina,' 'It Takes Two,' and many more bring the nostalgic era back to life. The 'Back to the 90's' event echoed this sentiment, encapsulating the distinctive essence of the decade.

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