Argentine Funk, Mexican Pop And Puerto Rican Hip-Hop

Cover detail from the compilation Diablos Del Ritmo: The Colombian Melting Pot, 1960-1985. i i

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Cover detail from the compilation Diablos Del Ritmo: The Colombian Melting Pot, 1960-1985.

Cover detail from the compilation Diablos Del Ritmo: The Colombian Melting Pot, 1960-1985.

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Once a week on the NPR podcast Alt.Latino, hosts Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras share new music from across the Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking world. Today, they visit Weekend Edition Sunday to highlight some recent favorites that didn't make it onto the show. Included are the funky Argentine ensemble Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas, and Mexican singer Carla Morrison, who reinvents her hit "Dejenme Llorar" with help from Nina Diaz of the Texan trio Girl in a Coma.

Argentine Funk, Mexican Pop And Puerto Rican Hip-Hop

Diablos del Ritmo

Conjunto Barbacoa

  • Album: Diablos del Ritmo: The Colombian Melting Pot 1960-1985
  • Song: Calambre
 
Cover for Entren Los Que Quieran

Calle 13

  • Album: Entren Los Que Quieran
  • Song: La Bala
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Carla Morrison, Nina Diaz and Teri Gender Bender

Carla Morrison Featuring Nina Diaz

  • Album: Dejenme Llorar
  • Song: Dejenme Llorar
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Chances

Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas

  • Album: Chances
  • Song: Helicopteros

Please be advised, this audio contains profanity.

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