I have been listening to Manu Chao for a few years. His music, played with his band Radio Bemba Sound System, is a mixture of many styles including punk, reggae, ska and latin with a splash of gypsy music. The lyrics are equally eclectic being sung in several languages even in the same song.
Manu Chao started his musical career as a street performer and the live show reflects this with a relentless energy and a set that doesn’t stop even to wipe off the sweat.
Check out this brilliant show: