Melissa Castillo-Garsow and Dr. Jason Nichols joined us to discuss their latest anthology La Verdad: An International Dialogue on Hip Hop Latinidades.

And as promised, here are suggested links from Castillo-Garsow for further investigation:

G-Lingo “Mis Costas”
Bocafloja (Mexican rapper) over Hector Lavoe. Not a music video, just a track
Here’s a recent video of his: “Distopía”
HCP “La Verdad” (the title of the book):
Mexicans from NYC but collaborating with Chicano rappers in long beach
Here is they’re NYC style, “recession”:
Instead of salsa, here’s hip hop over samba from brazil (Marcelo D2):
Here is an indigenous woman rapping (in spanish mostly) – Mare Advertencia Lirika is a Zapoteca woman from Mexico: