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5 Facts About the Very Black History and Origin of Reggaeton

Virginia Isaad
From Bad Bunny reigning the 2020 Billboard charts to J Balvin’s countless Reggaeton-infused pop collaborations, the new era of reggaeton has penetrated the sound waves of popular music on an international scale. While in recent years Reggaeton made itself a...
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6 Afro-Latina Leaders Elevating and Educating About Blackness in Latinx Culture

Virginia Isaad
Afro-Latinidad has historically been marginalized in Latin America and the U.S. and it’s the work of Afro-Latinx leaders that has ensured against their erasure. Mainstream images of Latinas rarely include Black Latinas so these women have taken it upon themselves...
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33 Amazing Afro-Latinxs You Should Know

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
February is Black History Month. While we love to celebrate black excellence all year long, this is a special time to shout out Afro-Latinxs who have repped for the culture and accomplished and achieved so much in their given fields....
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27 Afro-Latinx Rappers You Need to Know Now

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
View this post on Instagram Legend 💚💙 Hair: @lauralovehair Makeup: @makeupbydon Stylist: @therealnoigjeremy outfit: @versace shoes: @louboutinworld #LHHReunion A post shared by katrina (@trinarockstarr) on Mar 6, 2020 at 6:39am PST Latinxs have been there at the inception of hip...
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7 Afro-Colombian Music Artists To Check Out

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
A significant part of Colombian identity and music comes from Africa. However, not enough of a spotlight is shined on Afro-Colombian culture, artists, and their achievements. This primer will introduce you to some of the classic musicians, and newer groups,...