BEAT LATINO

Series produced by Catalina Maria Johnson

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Beat Latino serves up the freshest Latine universe music, always bilingual! From the new music of the month, to tunes and grooves centered on cultural themes, Beat Latino has something for every ear!

Beat Latino serves up the freshest Latine universe music, always bilingual! From the new music of the month, to tunes and grooves centered on cultural themes, Beat Latino has something for every ear!


59 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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This week's Beat Latino takes a listen to duos, trios and bands that feature musical siblings, sometimes twins, truly Bands of Brothers. And Bands ...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, WYSO and more


  • Added: Jul 26, 2022
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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Here’s to having two languages to sing in! This week’s Beat Latino selection are songs where the English and Spanish intertwine and interact in art...

Bought by KMXT, Royalton Community Radio, WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE and more


  • Added: Aug 01, 2022
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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This week's Beat Latino selects tunes and grooves that share a magical, mystical, organic vision of the planeta. It's roots music, with a generous ...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, KMXT and more


  • Added: Aug 15, 2022
  • Length: :00
  • Purchases: 6
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This week's Beat Latino takes a listen to fresh, new takes on a centuries-old genre: flamenco. Building off of beats that gives witness to northern...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Sep 05, 2022
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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In 1998, Manu Chao released one of the Latinx songbook's most influential albums: Clandestino. As an album focusing on topics of immigration and so...

Bought by KMXT, WNIN, WNYE, KSRQ, and WYSO


  • Added: Jan 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: M.A.Studio, Credit: Mava Villamizar
This week we have another Beat Latino inspired by a question from a listener: "How do you discover new music?" So we're once again sharing some tru...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, WNIN, WNYE, KSRQ, and WYSO


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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This week’s Beat Latino celebrates National Poetry Month with a selection of sung poems – from Cuba’s Nicolas Guillén and José Martí to Nobel-Prize...

Bought by KSRQ, WNIN, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Apr 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's Beat Latino is inspired in a song by the legendary Tigres del Norte --"El Sueño de Bolivar", i.e., Bolivar's Dream - which sings of La...

Bought by WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, KMXT, and WYSO


  • Added: May 08, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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This week's Beat Latino is inspired by the sounds and songs of artists who connect ancestral beats and grooves to the present and the future - trop...

Bought by KSRQ, WNIN, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: May 15, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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All it takes is two or three... to create amazing music! This week's Beat Latino is all about nuestra música by duos and trios, sometimes couples, ...

Bought by KSRQ, WNIN, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Jun 05, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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We’re celebrating National Caribbean American heritage month Beat Latino-style with Latine artists whose art is rooted in the Caribbean: marvelous ...

Bought by WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, and WYSO


  • Added: Jun 27, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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A special Beat Latino sharing recent and classic songs about three celestial, mythical, magical (possibly) siblings: hummingbird, moon and stars. A...

Bought by KMXT, WNIN, KSRQ, WNYE, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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A Beat Latino devoted to true trailblazers! Inspired by a set of interviews for a piece I wrote for Grammy.com, "Meet the Gen Z Women Claiming Spac...

Bought by WNIN, KSRQ, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Jul 24, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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In nuestra música, we sing about songs, a lot! Our selection for the week on Beat Latino shares songs that highlight the importance of music in li...

Bought by KMXT, KSRQ, WNIN, WNYE, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and more


  • Added: Aug 01, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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We're celebrating August 9, International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples with a special edition of Beat Latino focusing on the First Nations...

Bought by KWMR, WNIN, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Aug 07, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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Beat Latino celebrates hip hop's 50th birthday with a selection from all over the Americas of recent releases and classics from Puerto Rico, Mexico...

Bought by WNIN, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Aug 14, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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It's the new music edition for the month! We have something for everyone's ears, in musical explorations from Costa Rica to Argentina to Ecuador t...

Bought by KSRQ, WNIN, WNYE, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, and WYSO


  • Added: Aug 21, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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It's an hour of tunes old and new selected to share visions of work and the American Dream, and celebrate our labor, our work, nuestro trabajo, and...

Bought by WNIN, WYSO, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, KSRQ, KMXT and more


  • Added: Aug 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 6
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The state of the state of nuestro jazz on Beat Latino this week! We explore recent releases that literally, took our breath away! Exquisite, dance...

Bought by Radio Catskill, KMXT, KSRQ, WNIN, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and more


  • Added: Sep 04, 2023
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 7
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This week's Beat Latino recaps new releases from the last few months to celebrate summer's last warm breezes here in the Northern Hemisphere! We mi...

Bought by KSRQ, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WNIN, WNYE, and WYSO


  • Added: Sep 11, 2023
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5