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Narco-Corrido Music

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Narco-Corrido Music

Narco-Corrido Music

Narco-Corrido Music

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NPR's Renee Montagne talks with Elijah Wald. He's a musician who's spent years researching Mexican "narco-corrido" music — ballads made from combining waltzes with border music that celebrate the lifestyle of borderland drug traffickers.