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Multi-generational Haitian band Lakou Mizik has a new album in collaboration with Grammy-winning electronic music artist Joseph Ray titled ‘Leave The Bones.’

Lakou Mizik’s new album highlights Haiti’s creative spirit

Hatian band Lakou Mizik’s “Leave the Bones,” in collaboration with DJ and producer Joseph Ray of Nero, mixes traditional sounds with electronic beats.

Lakou Mizik’s new album highlights Haiti’s creative spirit
Eliane Elias

The World's music features this week: Eliane Elias and Carla Morrison

The World's music features this week: Eliane Elias and Carla Morrison
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - MARCH 18: Toni Tornado backstage at the Cavalera show during Sao Paulo Fashion Week Summer 2013/2014 on March 18, 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Digging through record crates to find that rare soul music from Brazil

Digging through record crates to find that rare soul music from Brazil
Anti-government protesters shout during a protest against Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas March 3, 2014.

One year after Hugo Chavez, his successor and Venezuela are struggling

One year after Hugo Chavez, his successor and Venezuela are struggling