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'I Could Fall In Love': Selena's Legacy, 20 Years Later

It's been 20 years since the "Queen Of Tejano Music" was murdered. Alt.Latino looks at her legacy.

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Kali Uchis is one of Alt.Latino's favorite young artists. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sara Montiel in El último cuplé, in which she sings "Fumando Espero." Producciones Orduña Films hide caption

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Buraka Som Sistema was among the many Latin artists who impressed at this year's SXSW. Goncalo F. Santos/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Vayijel is a Mexican rock band that sings in Tzotzil. Alfio Tommasini/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Wilfrido Vargas, a man of great love-related suffering, is featured on this week's show. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Most Imperfect Union champions the progress and ideals of the U.S. while recognizing its missteps. Lalo Alcaraz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Gilberto Gil, pictured here on the cover of Luar (A Gente Precisa Ver o Luar), is one of the many artists we listen to this week to understand the concept of "saudade." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Valesuchi is a Chilean DJ, one of the many musicians setting it off in this first Alt.Latino of 2015. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In 2014, Alt.Latino listeners loved the L.A. band Chicano Batman. Itzel Alejandra Martinez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Best Of 2014: Alt.Latino Listeners' Picks

Listeners chime in with their own favorites, including Chicano Batman and Helado Negro.

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Hear the premiere of a song from Miami singer Kat Dahlia on this week's Alt.Latino. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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