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Memories of Francisco Rigores

Caras Lindas Ep1: Memories of Francisco Rigores

This week we remember Legendary Cuban Rumba Singer and Director of the Cuban Folkloric Group “Los Invasores de los 80” (Invaders of the 80s) Francisco Rigores with Luci Murphy. A cultural warrior and internationalist activist D.C. native. Francisco Rigores was considered a local celebrity and master of Afro-Cuban music and dance. Rigores lived in the Adams Morgan, Mount Pleasant & the Columbia Heights neighborhoods over the past four decades.