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Susana Baca: The Queen of Afro-Peruvian Music

By Efrain Nieves, Victoria Cepeda Susana Baca is a singer of traditional Afro-Peruvian music. She was born in Chorrillos,  Peru where descendants of African slaves lived since the Spanish Empire. She became “a key figure in reviving a culture that had been largely ignored within its country.” Most of us may know her for providing additional vocals to the […]

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Written by Ercides Aquasvivas Hojas que se desprenden y ramas que mueren, Primaveras que pasan dejando secuelas De amores desvanecidos que abrieron heridas al corazón, Nombres que fueron grabados alguna Vez en la corteza de un árbol, Ilegibles con el pasar del tiempo. Nombres olvidados, Imágenes de caras que nos Alegraron muchos momentos, Recuerdo de […]

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Guardian Angel

by Yemy Hernandez I’ll save you even if it sends me to heaven. Its okay. The world is changing and I’ll still stand by you. I will never let you fall. Don’t throw away the happiness that lives inside. Don’t walk away because the fountain of youth you see within my eyes is still there. […]

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