Carlos Vives – La Tierra del Olvido

Name: Deivis Ramirez-Gonzalez Hometown: Huila, Colombia For me, Carlos Vives, is one of the most versatile and revolutionary artists of Colombia.  He is really great at mixing the traditional rhythms from the Colombia’s Caribbean coast with other contemporary genres such as rock and ska. However the most important thing about this artist, in my opinion, is that he is always focused on changing …

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Growing Up in the Happiest Country of the World

Name: Deivis Ramirez-Gonzalez Hometown: Huila, Colombia I was born in a small city of Neiva, but grew up in a small nearby town of Yaguará. I was always surrounded by a very friendly atmosphere and raised by good moral principles. From the early age my father taught my brother and me how to operate agricultural machinery, since we grew up surrounded by beautiful rice fields. …