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Julio Figueroa (US)
#Ana Barbara


Paiste Artist Since Feb 2018

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Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Internationally renowned Grammy and Latin Grammy Award Winner as a supporting Musician Julio Figueroa, begun playing music at the age of ten.

Julio’s multicultural background allows him to adapt to any Percussive situation, and makes him a much sought after Drummer & Percussionist in the music business.

In 1993 he moved to Los Angeles, California, and since then he has become part of the everyday contemporary life in the US. Julio has more than twenty-five years’ experience as a professional musician, and has performed his music to audiences throughout the U.S, Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America, including Canada, Russia, Spain, France, Austria, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Romania, Netherlands, Morocco, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela, Ecuador, Chile, Paraguay, Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil.

Versatility is one of his strongest assets, and he has performed live with an incredible list of International artists such as Donna Summer, Jennifer Lopez, Andrea Bocelli, Baby Face, Enrique Iglesias, Gloria Trevi, Diego Boneta, Pee Wee, RBD, Cristian Castro, La 5ta Estación, Thalia, Joan Sebastian, Juan Gabriel, Celia Cruz, Alejandro Sans, Chayanne, Emmanuel, David Pack, Los Enanitos Verdes, Paul Baloche, Ron Kenoly, Michael W Smith, Salvador, Tommy Walker, Kirk Whalum, Morris Chapman and Tom Brooks amongst many other great artists.

He is also a recording session artist, and has played in hundreds of recordings including sessions for BB King, Michael Jackson, Jose Feliciano, Patti LaBelle, Charles Billingsley, Morris Chapman, Juan Gabriel, Joan Sebastian, The Gypsy Kings, Nydia Rojas, Cristian Castro, Luz Rios, Ana Barbara, Greg Vail, Rick Muchow, João Alexandre, RBD, Diego Boneta, Pee Wee, Gloria Trevi, Arco Iris and many others.