What Mexican Singer Lila Downs’ ‘Pecados y Milagros’ Says About Drug Violence

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Lila Downs is a singer living in Mexico City. On her latest album “Pecados y Milagros” or Sins and Miracles she sings songs set against the backdrop of drug-related violence in Mexico. Lila Downs tells Marco Werman that her songs help express anger, frustration and fear.

Lila Downs on Tour
San José, Costa Rica
Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica

San José, Costa Rica
Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica

New York, NY
Carnegie Hall / Isaac Stern Auditorium

Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX
Auditorio Telmex

Salamanca, Guanajuato, MX
Noveno Aniversario Centro de las Artes

México, D.F.
Auditorio Nacional

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