Brazilian artists Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil have collaborated with each other — and, as you'll hear in this playlist, with other international artists. Marcos Hermes/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In Songwriting, Carla Hassett Looks Home

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Caetano Veloso And Gilberto Gil: Living History

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Sergio Dias On The Mamas And The Papas, Os Mutantes And The Brazilian Protests

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Bebel Gilberto is one of many new artists re-interpreting the songs of Tropicalia on Red Hot Rio 2. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Listen To This Week's Alt.Latino

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Guest DJ Rita Indiana

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The title of Caetano Veloso's new album, Zii E Zie, is Italian for "uncles and aunts." Fernando Young hide caption

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Caetano Veloso: At The Infancy Of Old Age

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The Year's Best World Music

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