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In 2018, Los Tiges del Norte retraced Johnny Cash's steps not only to pay tribute to the band's idol but also remind the inmates that they are not forgotten. Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Los Tigres Del Norte Retrace Johnny Cash's Steps In 'Folsom Prison' Documentary

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José Feliciano performs in the late 1960s. RCA Records/Getty Images hide caption

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The Story Of José Feliciano's World Series Guitar

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Van Dyke Parks, left, and Gaby Moreno check in with each other about their new album Spangle. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Van Dyke Parks Lifts Gaby Moreno's Voice On Spectacular '¡Spangled!'

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Nella's latest album, Voy, has earned the singer a 2019 Latin Grammy nomination. Nina Rodriguez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nella Wants To Be A Voice Of Hope For Venezuela

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Musician Jane Bunnett, seated second from right, and her band Maqueque. Lauren Deutsch/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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Jane Bunnett: Cuban Music's Canadian Connection

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Mariachi Herencia de Mexico features teenagers from Chicago with a passion for tradition. Carafotos/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heritage Month Special: Mexican Music Then And Now

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Cuban vocalist Daymé Arocena is featured on a new solo album and with the all-female Cuban jazz band Maqueque. Pablo Devin Reyes Maulin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music For Fall: Daymé Arocena, Devandra Banhart And Alex Cuba

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The crowd at Los Dells Festival in Wisconsin celebrates music and identity. Gabriella Cisneros/Courtesy of Radio Milwaukee hide caption

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Latin Music In The Heartland

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Santana's cultural mash-up made a statement about Latin music that still reverberates to this day. Tucker Ranson/Getty Images hide caption

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Santana's Debut Album Turns 50 Years Old

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