The music forming the backdrop of the second season of Spike Lee’s She’s Gotta Have It has been earning rave reviews! Among the songs on the Netflix show is “Coco Helado (featuring Rowan Ricardo Phillips)”!
Performed by renowned boogaloo band Spanglish Fly, “Coco Helado” is based on Rowan’s poem “Heralds of Delicioso Coco Helado”!!!!
Check out She’s Gotta Have It on Netflix, “Coco Helado” on episode 2 of the 2nd season (and on the Spanglish Fly album Ay, Que Boogaloo), and Rowan’s poem “Heralds of Delicoso Coco Helado” in his book The Ground.
“Coco Helado.” Spanglish Fly and Rowan Ricardo Phillips. Ay Que Boogaloo. Chaco World Music. 2018.
Poètica. Alexis Cuadrado, Melcion Mateu, Andy Milne, Miles Okazaki, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, Tyshawn Sorey. Sunnyside Records. 2016.