Lou Bega is a Latin pop musician famous for his song “Mambo No. 5”, a remake of Perez Prado’s instrumental hit.
He started his musical career as a rapper in a hip hop group. While living in Miami he discovered Latin music.
Fascinated by mambo’s sounds and stylish fashions, Bega created “Mambo No. 5”, which became an instant worldwide hit, charting in the top 5 across Europe and in the USA, where it became a popular stadium anthem at sports events.