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Las Ketchup

"Las Ketchup" is a 4-girl group (previously consisting of three sisters), whose members are Lola, Pilar, Lucía and Rocio Muñoz from Córdoba in Andalucia, Spain. A fourth sister Rocío is the most recent addition to the group. They are the daughters of Juan Muñoz, a flamenco guitarist known as ''El Tomate'' (The Tomato).

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In the summer of 2002 they had a major flamenco Europop fusion hit with "Aserejé" (released as "The Ketchup Song" in the UK and other countries), which reached or almost reached the top of the charts in many countries including Spain, the UK, Italy, Greece, France, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, Romania, Argentina, Mexico and the U.S. commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The title and part of the lyrics were gibberish. The hit also had an accompanying dance. The sound of the lyrics in the chorus resembled the first few lines of the song ''Rapper's Delight'' by the Sugarhill Gang.

Rather opportunistically the group re-released the Ketchup Song, with a new video, as a Christmas song.

The name of the group is a reference to th...

years active 2002 in music
origin Cordoba, Spain
music genre Flamenco, Pop music
current members (From Left to right)
Rocío Muñoz (new member)
Lucía Muñoz
Lola Muñoz
Pilar Muñoz
license: GNU FDL
source: Wikipedia