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  • Kariann Goldschmitt


A song and dance of Latin American and Spanish origin that became globally popular in the mid-1990s. “Macarena” was first written and performed by the duo Los del Río, a well-known group from Seville, Spain, when they were inspired by a flamenco teacher on a trip to Venezuela in ...

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