New Ridaz(formerly Nastyboy Klick) previously released four albums of Latin Hip Hop love songs and party jams such as "So Fly," "Pretty Girl" and "Down For Yours" (the latter a Top 10 Billboard charter featuring the late, great Roger Troutman of Zapp). With each successful radio single release, the group garnered a fiercely loyal following.
Angelina has released three albums as a groundbreaking Latina solo artist, generating an international string of hits such as "Release Me" (an indie label dance phenomenon that peaked at ..7 on the Billboard Monitor chart), "Bailando" (nominated for a Latin Grammy) and "Every Time I Think of You (Produced by A.B. Quintanilla).
Now - together as one - the New Ridaz offer up a powerful, creative blend of aural flavors perfectly timed for the crossover marketplace. "The three of us coming together represents evolution," Zig states. "We're reinventing ourselves. We're all good at what we do, but when we get together...it's a party!"
The New Ridaz was created when one of the three NB Ridaz members decided he wanted to do a solo album. Dos and Zig briefly considered doing solo albums, too, but decided they owed it to their fans to stick together. After months of soul searching and set-up work for a fifth NB Ridaz CD, Dos and Zig felt something was missing. Upstairs Records suggested they try their talented female