Chileans dancing the cueca in the early 1950s, before Pinochet associated the dance with his dictatorship. In recent years, the resulting stigma seems to be fading. Getty/The Hulton Archive hide caption

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The History Of Modern Chile, Mirrored In Dance

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NPR Music Staff Discuss The List

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China's Newest Export: Punk Rock

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Alex Cuba: Cuban Soul That Runs In The Family

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Hafez Nazeri: From Iran, Music Beyond Politics

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Toubab Krewe has the familiar underpinnings of rock 'n' roll, but with an otherworldly feel. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Toubab Krewe In Studio On KUT

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BLK JKS: The Avant Garde In Africa

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