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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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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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Vocalist La Marisoul and guitarist Jose "Pepe" Carlos from the band La Santa Cecilia perform at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles Pamela Krys/Courtesy Rebeleon Entertainment/Pamela Krys hide caption

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Tribu Baharu performing live at Nuevofest 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Latin Roots: Tribu Baharú

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Pianist/composer David Virelles provides new music to end the summer on this week's AltLatino. Shawn Peters/ECM Records/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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End of Summer Already? New Music For Cooler Temperatures

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Latin Roots: Balún

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Alt.Latino Pays Tribute To Juan Gabriel

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Power Of Peace is a new album from Carlos Santana and The Isley Brothers. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Santana And The Isley Brothers Come Together For 'Power Of Peace'

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