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Latin Music USA

Hour 2: The Salsa Revolution

Video duration: 54:55Video has closed captioning.

Puerto Ricans and other Latinos in New York reinvent the Cuban Son and the Puerto Rican Plena, adding elements from Soul and Jazz to create Salsa, which becomes a defining rhythm for Latinos the world over.

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Latin Music USA

Hora 3: La Onda Chicana

El mexico americano a formado parte de los EE.UU.

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Hora 3: La Onda Chicana

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Latin Music USA

Hora 4: Divas y Superestrellas

Mientras que el pop latino conquistaba al mundo, el reggaeton emergio del underground.

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Hora 4: Divas y Superestrellas

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Latin Music USA

Hour 3: The Chicano Wave

Mexican-Americans have always been part of the USA, and their music tells a unique story.

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Hour 3: The Chicano Wave

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Latin Music USA

Hour 4: Divas & Superstars

In the 1990s, Latin Pop dominated the music world. Now Reggaeton rules the dance floor.

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Hour 4: Divas & Superstars

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Video thumbnail: Latin Music USA La Pistola y El Corazon

Latin Music USA

La Pistola y El Corazon

"It was cool that some kid in Tokyo was going to be able to listen to a huapango."

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La Pistola y El Corazon

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Latin Music USA

Miami's Cultural Mix

Miami sits at the center of the Latin music explosion.

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Miami's Cultural Mix

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Gloria and Emilio Estefan

“Too Cuban for Americans and too American for Cubans,” executives predicted.

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The Legends: Gloria and Emilio Estefan

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Jennifer Lopez

"She’s sort of our 21st century Marilyn Monroe... She is beyond singer. She is this icon."

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The Legends: Jennifer Lopez

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Juanes

"I sing in Spanish... but I play my guitar in English."

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The Legends: Juanes

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Before "Hamilton", there was "In The Heights".

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The Legends: Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Linda Ronstadt

"Making that record just helped cement my personality back together again."

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The Legends: Linda Ronstadt

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Latin Music USA

The Legends: Los Lobos

The Chicano renaissance inspired these young rockers to explore their musical roots.

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The Legends: Los Lobos

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Latin Music USA

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Airs Friday, April 28 and Friday, May 5 at 9/8C. Check local listings.

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