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Spanish flamenco singer Diego El Cigala in 2013. (Christian Palma/AP)MoreCloseclosemore
Spanish flamenco singer Diego El Cigala in 2013. (Christian Palma/AP)

DJ Luis "Speedy" Gonzalez speaks with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson about new Latin music he's been listening to, including an ode to New York's Fania era, and a song that fuses African and Brazilian styles.

Gonzalez hosts "Latin Jazz & Salsa" on 88.5 WMNF in Tampa, Florida, on Sundays from 2-4 p.m.

Note: We have a Spotify playlist and an Apple Music playlist for our weekly DJ Sessions.

Music From The Segment

Diego El Cigala, "El Ratón"

Mistura Fina, "Sud Africa"

Steve Khan, "Catta"

Pacific Mambo Orchestra, "Ran Kan Kan"

This segment aired on May 24, 2017.

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