Hour 2: The Salsa Revolution
Episode 6 | 54m 55s
Puerto Ricans and other Latinos in New York reinvent the Cuban Son and the Puerto Rican Plena, adding elements from Soul and Jazz to create Salsa, which becomes a defining rhythm for Latinos the world over.
Aired: 10/12/09Video has closed captioning.
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