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Vocalist Angelique Kidjo pays tribute to Celia Cruz on her new album, Celia. Laurent Seroussi/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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How Angélique Kidjo Brings Out The Africa Of Celia Cruz's Catalog

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USC professor Josh Kun, who joins Alt.Latino for this week's show, is a co-founder of the Idelsohn Society for Musical Preservation, which in 2013 assembled a collection of Latino-Jewish music titled It's A Scream How Levine Does The Rhumba. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bagels And Bongos: The Jewish-Latin Music Connection

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On Fania Records And The Music That Made It Matter

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The late Celia Cruz's version of "Jingle Bells" is featured on Tuesday's Latin Roots playlist. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Latin Roots: Christmas Music With A Cuban Twist

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Listen Now

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Celia Cruz: Her Life and Music

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The members of the NYC rock band Outernational wear their hearts on their sleeves when it comes to immigration issues. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Six Immigrant Songs Of Triumph And Tragedy

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"Las Ciudades" by Chavela Vargas

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'Queen of Salsa' Celia Cruz Dies at 77

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