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Three Artists, Three Takes On Latin Music

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'Afilando Los Cuchillos' Soundtracks Puerto Rico's Social Movement In Real Time

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What We Heard At The Best Festivals For Latin Alternative Music

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Alt.Latino's Tribute To João Gilberto

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iLe And Making Movies Discuss Music, Activism And Mixing The Two

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A Deeper Listen To Anthems Of All Kinds

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Angélique Kidjo's Celia is one of the best albums of the year so far. Laurent Seroussi/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino's Best Music Of 2019 (So Far)

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Carlos Santana's new album, Africa Speaks, features Spanish vocalist Buika (right). Maryanne Bilham/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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'Africa Speaks' To Carlos Santana's Past

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Cuba! While The Politicians Argued, The Musicians Jammed!

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The Cast Of 'Vida' Shares The Music Of Its Powerful Latinx Drama

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Lila Downs Celebrates Mexico's Culinary And Cultural Sides With 'Al Chile'

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Olmeca (left) and Taina Asili (right) mix activism and music. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Alt.Latino Activists: Two Artists Who Mix Messages With Music

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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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Carmen Miranda inspires one of the characters in The Air You Breathe, the new novel by Frances de Pontes Peebles. Bettmann Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Samba And Saudade: The Inspirations Behind 'The Air You Breathe'

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Branko mixes classic sounds with new sensibilities in his remix of "Herencia African." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino Encore: Remixing Classics, Fania Opens Its Vaults

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Jen Alva, far right, of the band Fea is featured this week talking about sexual identiy in Latin music. Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Queer, Punk And Latin: A Discussion About Sexual Identity

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Our Spring New Music Extravaganza — And An Important Question

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Who We Found In Austin: The Marías, Liniker, Combo Chimbita And More

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Alt.Latino host Felix Contreras interviews Amara La Negra over lunch. Marisa Arbona-Ruiz/NPR hide caption

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Amara La Negra On Her Roots, Miami Reality And Barbecue

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Amara La Negra at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors: The 90s Game Changers on September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, Calif. Maury Phillips/Getty Images hide caption

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Alt.Latino's SXSW 2018 Preview: Amara La Negra, Balún, Bad Gyal And More

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The Best Latinx Films Of 2017 Won't Win An Oscar. They Weren't Even Nominated

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