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Rhythms of Latin America: Salsa Posted by on Nov 30, 2020

Salsa is one of the most representative music genres from Latin America, the best possible fusion of traditional Caribbean music and Latin jazz. (“Llorarás”, from Oscar D’León and La Dimensión Latina band -1975-)   This musical style originated in the Caribbean region, going on a round trip to the Spanish-speaking communities of New York and…

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My Top Songs in Spanish Posted by on Dec 12, 2019

It is that time of the year when Spotify creates a playlist with our favorite songs of the year. Given my very varied taste, my list is filled with all sorts of genres and languages. In this post, I will explore a few of my favorite songs in Spanish by Mexican artists. Natalia Lafourcade One…

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Top Spanish Songs of 2018 (Part One) Posted by on Jan 9, 2019

¿Te gusta la música? (Do you like music?) If you’re like me, you’ll probably answer “¡Me encanta la música!” (“I love music!”). Not only is listening to music fun, but we can also learn something from it. I love listening to Spanish music, whether it’s that hot new reggaeton jam on the radio or a…

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