Giving us one final parting gift from Chances, their resounding reunion/comeback album, the Argentine duo Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas (IKV) release the majestic video “Águila Amarilla” (Yellow Eagle). This song pays tribute to Luis Alberto Spinetta.
The official video of the group’s live performance of this song, filmed in Mendoza, Argentina, is now available via their VEVO channel. (https://youtu.be/qLHWko4ke1U)
With metaphorical lyrics, pure sentiment, and arrangements that fuse rock, hip-hop and classical, “Águila Amarilla” is destined to become another milestone in this group’s body of work.
The reunion of Dante Spinetta and Emmanuel Horvilleur, the founding members of IKV, has been one of the most important developments in the recent history of Latin-alternative and urban music. “Chances”, their first album together in over 10 years, has earned them a Latin Grammy® (for the song “Ula Ula”), four additional Latin Grammy® nominations, and an American Grammy® nomination.
Now, this innovative duo is working on its next studio album of original material, which will be followed by an international tour.