Updated: Oct 25, 2022
By Jennifer Mota (October 5, 2022)
El Gran Poder de Diosa has become synonymous with ancestral healing music. The collective often combs through stunning traditions found across the Latin America diaspora while combining homegrown sounds native to the island, such as traditional merengue and bachata, with electronic, alternative, and reggae influences into their work. The song “El Remedio,” which features powerful vocals from vocalist Marlene Mercedes, is representative of the work they do. The composition shines a light on a specific remedy they’ve found for healing: love.