Hot Peas ‘N Butter is a children’s musical group founded by Danny Lapidus and Francisco Cotto, both professional musicians in New York City. Lapidus and Cotto have been best friends since childhood, both having grown up in New York (Brooklyn and The Bronx).
The band operates on the principle that one can create music that appeals to children without lowering musical standards. Their style is a bilingual, energetic Latin folk. They have been a featured group on Sirius Satellite Radio’s “Kids Stuff”, and with the appearance of their hit videos, “Number 1” and “Deep Down”, on Nickelodeon and Noggin on Jack’s Big Music Show.
Winners of the 2006, 2008, 2009 AND the 2012,”Parent’s Choice Awards”, Hot Peas ‘N Butter is a unique children’s musical group that incorporates elements of traditional Latin music, Afro-Caribbean rhythms, jazz, folk, and rock.By combining an interactive, invigorating approach to performance with mature, multicultural music, Hot Peas ‘N Butter has developed a distinct way of inspiring care and creativity in kids and adults alike.
As a featured artist on XM kids and Sirius Satellite Radio, Hot Peas ‘N Butter has been climbing the radio charts. Their single, “Different Spokes for Different Folks” held the number 1 spot for several weeks on Sirius Kids, and continues to reside in the top 100 songs overall on Sirius.
Celebrity Parents Magazine: Hot Peas ‘N Butter Issue
|COVER||HOT PEAS N BUTTER|
|MOMS WE LOVE||JENNIFER BUSH|
|BOOK BAG||THE HOT MOMMY NEXT DOOR|
|AUTHOR’S CORNER||ALISON FADOUL|
|PRODUCT REVIEW||ICE BOX BAKERY|
|YUM EATS||HOT PEAS N BUTTER’S RECIPE FOR DOMINICAN MANGU|
|BEHIND THE SCENES WITH||HOT PEAS N BUTTER|