Educator Resources for Latin Music

Ready for some salsa--minus the chips? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the many different styles of Latin music. You’ll discover where Latin sounds come from, as well as what cultures they draw on. You’ll also learn about some of the most popular categories of Latin music, including salsa, merengue, bossa nova, ranchera, and tango. Plus, you’ll meet some of the most successful and influential Latin musicians of all time, including Tito Puente, Vicente Fernandez, Gloria Estefan, and more! You’ll be dancing in the streets after you watch this movie, so go ahead and click!