Another way to spell compas. Literally meaning "beat" or "rythym" in Spanish. Kompa is a Haitian music genre with the stylings of Cuban contradanza, Son Cubano, jazz elements and African rhythms, and Dominican merengue. Unike Zouk, it is sung in mostly Haitian Creole.
Kompa is the national music of HaitiNew York
have the best Compas festivals in North America.