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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Latin_America

The music of Latin America refers to music originating from Latin America, namely the ... During the 20th century, many styles were influenced by the music of the United States ... Francophone countries and territories of the Caribbean and South America as well. ..... Amerindian music varies according to region and ethnicity.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_the_Bahamas

The music of the Bahamas is associated primarily with junkanoo, a celebration which occurs on ... Other popular Bahamian artists include Stileet and Stevie S. ... Calypso is a style of Afro-Caribbean music which originated in Trinidad and Tobago. ... and radio broadcasts from Florida stations, and other Caribbean styles have ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Culture_of_the_Caribbean

The term Caribbean culture summarises the artistic, musical, literary, culinary, political and .... There have even been a rare selection of prints by Haitian artists such as ... Caribbean literature is often categorised by region or island; by the status of the ... arts centers, record companies, radio stations and television music video ...

www.louisianafolklife.org/LT/Articles_Essays/treas_trad_la_music.html

Louisiana s rich traditional ethnic music includes rhythm and blues, country, zydeco, jazz ... Many nationally-renowned blues artists learned their craft in the blues clubs of ... and other styles from Central America and the Caribbean; the music of such ... Louisiana can generally be divided into three folk-culture regions: New ...

journals.openedition.org/etudescaribeennes/4740?lang=en

1Reggae is the musical genre which revolutionized Jamaican music. .... From a musical point of view, Jamaican artists like Prince Buster, Lauren Aitken, ... and leader of the English ska band N°1 Station, said regarding that phenomenon: .... and West Indian origins have been recognizing themselves in this musical style ...

www.pbs.org/riverofsong/music/e3-southern_music.html

Is ThinkTV your local station? ... The region has spawned a veritable school of songwriters, from Stephen ... Southern-born musical styles also have conquered the world, making ... But other ethnic groups have also added to the musical mix. ... Southern working people's music also borrowed much from both high art and ...

www.britannica.com/art/Latin-American-music

At the same time, imported art music practices became part of the colonial cultures ... in all types of musical practice, while international trends flowed into the regional ... These sources include surviving musical instruments, dictionaries of Indian .... Throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, the foundation of mestizo folk ...

www.colum.edu/cbmr/Resources/style-genre-definitions.html

The CBMR documents, collects, preserves, and disseminates information about black music and the black musical experience in all parts of the world. Click links  ...

www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199766581/obo-9780199766581-0179.xml

Aug 31, 2015 ... Ethnic groups define themselves through music and dance. ... Secular song and dance genres, from son, to salsa, merengue, ... A historical overview of art music in Latin America from the colonial ... The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean. Vol.