Latin Music USA

April 24, 2017

From Latin jazz and mambo to salsa, Tejano, Chicano rock, Latin pop and reggaeton, LATIN MUSIC USA tells the story of the rise of new American music forged from powerful Latin roots and reveals the often overlooked influence of Latin music on jazz, hip hop, rhythm and blues, and rock ‘n’ roll on all of American culture. THIRTEEN airs the four-part series on Friday, April 28 at 9pm (parts 1 and 2) and Friday, May 5 at 9pm (parts 3 an 4).

Highlight Clips from LATIN MUSIC USA

The whole series of LATIN MUSIC USA is streaming now for THIRTEEN Passport members. See all four hours, plus 24 clips featuring Latin music’s biggest stars on our LATIN MUSIC USA program page.

Celia Cruz

Tito Puente

Hector Lavoe

Lin-Manuel Miranda