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Helado Negro's song "Mi Mano" is among Alt.Latino host Felix Contreras' favorite of 2016. Ben Sellon/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In Case You Can't Wait: A Preview Of Alt.Latino's Best Latin Music Of 2016

Alt.Latino host Felix Contreras gives us a taste of his favorite Latin music of the year.

Arlanda Julia Kent
Transportation Julia Kent
Layla Derek & the Dominos
Give Me the Simple Life Ella Fitzgerald

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'High Times' And High Notes: The Life Of Sebastian Bach

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Bravery D.P. Kaufman

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Kids In Spain Rebel Against Homework, And Parents Are Their Biggest Boosters

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Get It Together The Go! Team
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NPR Taste Test: Pastries To Sweeten Your Holiday Party

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Sleigh Ride Andrew Billings

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In Case You Can't Wait: A Preview Of Alt.Latino's Best Latin Music Of 2016

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Dan Futrell and Isaac Stoner climbed Mount Illimani in Bolivia to find the black box from Eastern Air Lines Flight 980. Dan Futrell and Isaac Stoner/Courtesy of Dan Futrell and Isaac Stoner hide caption

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High In Bolivian Mountains, 2 Massachusetts Men Pursue Mystery Of Flight 980

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Cascade Ryan Helsing, Matthew Saltz
Bromas Tristeza

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