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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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Gloria Estefan (shown here performing in 2016) has had one of the longest and most successful careers of any contemporary pop star, and she has done it in two languages. Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for TOSHIBA CORPORA hide caption

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Latin Roots: Buscabulla

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The iconic cover photo for the 1997 album Buena Vista Social Club. World Circuit/Nonesuch hide caption

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20 Years On, That Buena Vista Social Club Magic Endures

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Power of Peace is the tile of the new album from Santana and The Isley Brothers Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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The Isley Brothers & Santana On World Cafe

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Brazilian composer Joāo Donato rehearses an orchestra in a Los Angeles recording studio in the 1960's. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Major Exhibit Pacific Standard Time Explores Latin Music and Los Angeles

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