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Latin Music

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Fusing both the U.S. and Latin American cultural traditions, Latino music is as diverse in genre and style as the people who make it. While many crossover Latino musicians have become popularly known, there are many independent artists and bands who haven’t hit the radar yet. Come learn about these lesser known performers, their geographic journeys revealed through song, and the social issues they explore. If you’re interested in the folk-oriented ranchera genre, the hip-hop influenced reggaeton (re-ga-ton) genre, the syncopated rhythms found in these stunningly diverse musical expressions, and everything in between, you’ll want to listen in.


La Sonora Matancera
Elegua Quiere Tambo
Hector Lavoe
Lejos De Ti
Los Van Van
MB Esto Te Pone La Cabeza Mala
Toto la Momposina
El Pescador
Los Angeles Azules
Entrega de Amor
Celso Pina y Su Ronda Bogota
Cumbia Poder
Sonora Colombiana
Cumbia Rocio
Mark Anthony y La India
Vivir Lo Nuestro

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