Singing Guide: Los Chamas
Vocal technique, exercises, tips and relevant resources
Los Chamas is a group of four Venezuelan brothers, Deivy, Dimas, Darío, and José Chacón, who have been singing together since they were children. Their unique style is a blend of bolero, Latin pop, salsa, and world music. Los Chamas are famous for their seamless harmonies and emotional delivery. If you want to learn how to sing like Los Chamas, you need to develop your chest voice, work on your harmonies, and focus on your emotional delivery.
To sing like Los Chamas, start with finding your chest voice. Chest voice is the lower part of your vocal range, and it's where most of your power comes from. Practice singing through your entire range, paying attention to where your voice feels the most comfortable. Work to develop your chest voice by using exercises like the ones in this Singing Carrots video.
Once you've developed your chest voice, it's time to work on your harmonies. Los Chamas are known for their tight harmonies, and you can develop this skill by listening to their music carefully and practicing with a partner. Singing Carrots' Pitch Training tool can help you work on your pitch accuracy and harmony skills.
Finally, to sing like Los Chamas, you need to focus on your emotional delivery. Their music is heartfelt and passionate, and it's important to convey that in your own singing. Practice delivering your vocals with feeling and sensitivity. Singing with vibrato, like Los Chamas, can add emotion to your delivery. Try practicing your vibrato with help from this Singing Carrots video.
To help you further in your quest to sing like Los Chamas, Singing Carrots offers a range of resources. Use our vocal range test to determine your vocal range and compare it to that of Los Chamas. Our search feature can help you find songs that match your voice, difficulty level, and genre preference. And our vocal health article can help you learn how to take care of your voice while you practice.