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Saturday June 1

Primavera Sound Barcelona

El Punto by adidas Originals

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Now that the whole world is moving their hips to the rhythm of Cardi B’s hit (I Like It) that samples a classic by New Yorker Pete Rodríguez, it’s a good time to carry on exploring the Puerto Rican musical legacy in New York. Maybe the best way to do so is to comb through the work, together or individually, of the members of the combo formed by Hurricane G and Tony Touch, pioneers of so many things, key to the bringing together of hip hop and Latin rhythms in the late nineties. An act of poetic justice: the MC and the producer saw it first over two decades ago.

The Reggaetony Album (2005)

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