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From A Guatemalan Ballad To 'Mextasy,' Alt.Latino Picks New Latin Music

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Lido Pimienta, a Colombian musical treasure.

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Every month, our friends over at NPR's Latin music program Alt.Latino stop by to discuss some of their favorite new releases. Here, they share songs from a rapper living in "Mextasy," a heartfelt Guatemalan ballad and much more.

From A Guatemalan Ballad To 'Mextasy'

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Simpson Ahuevo feat. La Royale

  • Song: Mextasis
  • from Mextasis
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El Remolon feat. Lido Pimienta

  • Song: Vestido
  • from Selva
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From A Guatemalan Ballad To 'Mextasy,' Alt.Latino Picks New Latin Music

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David Lindes

  • Song: Caminante Caminando

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Sonido Gallo Negro

  • Song: Serenata Guajira
  • from El Mistico Sendero

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