Here's a selection from Mike Laure y Sus Cometas. The group was popular in Mexico in the late sixties for their unique combination of cumbia and rock & roll.
We've mentioned BLK JKS before, and as long as they keep up their infectious driving rhythms we'll be sure to mention them again, and again, and again. Yesterday, they participated in the FIFA 2010 Kick Off event, here's a video of them performing with Alicia Keys!
One of the world's most famous tango tunes, "La Cumparsita", was composed by Uruguayan Gerardo Matos Rodriguez while sitting in the music room of the Club Nacional de Futbol. Here it is a recording by Juilo Sosa
And just for giggles, here's the number one single in France right now: