Los Hombres Calientes are Irvin Mayfield
, the young
; Bill Summers
; and Jason Marsalis
, and the youngest member of the Marsalis
family that includes Wynton
. Yvette Bostic-Summers
vocalist, and Bill's wife
, and Victor Atkins III
- join in regularly.
Los Hombres Calientes are an incredibly talented Jazz band with distinct Latin (samba, &c.)
influences, and are usually labeled as an Afro-Cuban band.
Los Hombres Calientes were the winners of the top award at
the 1999 New Orleans Jazz Festival for their first, self-titled album.
"Los Hombres Calientes" is also Spanish for "The Hot Guys".