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Latin Roots #26: Catalina Maria Johnson - December 25, 2012

Latin Roots contributor and Music Journalist, Catalina Maria Johnson loves Christmas and joins us for a special Spanish language holiday selection that goes beyond "Feliz Navidad." She also has picked out another great Spotify selection for us!

We hear music from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Columbia, and the Dominican Republic. In Latin America, some Christmas parties last for 9 days, from the 16th to the 26th, and they are all about the music.
  • Listen to the Playlist:
  • Playlist Tracks:
    • Yomo Y Daniel Hector / "En La Navidad" / Feliz Navidad
    • Lila Downs / "AMARGA NAVIDAD" / La Cantina
    • Latinos Band / "FAROLITO" / Navidad Colombiana – Para Cantar Y Bailar La Novena De Aguinaldos
    • Cuco Valoy / "A COMER LECHON" / Tira Pulla En Navidad!
    • The Daddy Mack Blues Band / "FELIZ NAVIDAD" / Bluestones


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