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Elastic Bond's Andrés Ponce and Sofy Encanto. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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An Alt.Latino New Year's Eve Playlist

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ÌFÉ made one of Alt.Latino's favorite albums of 2017. Joa Rodriguez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino's Favorites: The Top 10 Latin Albums Of 2017

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Gaby Moreno and Gina Chavez perform live at KUT's Studio 1A. Dave Pedley hide caption

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Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert

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Latin Roots: Combo Chimbita

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Members of the late guitarist's last touring band make up The Paco de Lucía Project. Luis Malibran/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Flamenco Is Alive After Paco De Lucía

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Rene "Residente" Perez performs onstage at Univision and Fusion host RiseUp AS ONE on October 15, 2016. The artist is nominated nine times at the 2017 Latin Grammys. Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Univision hide caption

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A 2017 Latin Grammy Preview From 'Alt.Latino'

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iLe's debut album, iLevitable, is available now. Worldjunkies / Alejandro Pedrosa/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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iLe Sings Her Grandmother's Songs And Speaks Out Through Her Music

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Latin Roots: La Tribu De Abrante

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People gather in front of an altar in honor of the victims of Mexico's September 19 earthquake, in the site of a collapsed building at Tlalpan neighbourhood in Mexico City, on November 1, 2017. Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Listen To Alt.Latino's Sonic Altar For Dia De Los Muertos

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Diana Gameros is one of the Tiny Desk Contest entrants featured on this week's Alt.Latino. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Latin Artists Represent In This Year's Tiny Desk Contest

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Latin Roots: La Vida Boheme

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Lin-Manuel Miranda holds up the flag of Puerto Rico during a celebration in Vega Alta in August. Gladys Vega/Getty Images hide caption

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Explains How He Made His New Benefit Song For Puerto Rico

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Ibeyi's second album, Ash, is available now. David Uzochukwu/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ibeyi On Spirituality And Joy In 'Ash'

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