Kings of the Road

Since the late 1980s, the Gipsy Kings have made the US a traditional summer stop, this one being no different as they recently completed the North America 2001 tour. This renowned group from France combines addictive flamenco rhythms with soaring vocal harmonies and Gitane lyrics (a gypsy dialect of French and Spanish), but the Gipsy Kings have crossed the language barrier on a global level. Not including the six-member backup band, there are seven guitarists out front made up of two families

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