Definitions

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  • n. A genre of music originating in the Dominican Republic.
  • n. A style of dance accompanying this music.

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Examples

  • Joan has been featured on the Rough Guide to the Bachata and on the documentary Santo Domingo Blues as well as performed and recorded with big name bachata musicians such as Joe Veras and Zacarias Ferreira.

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  • - Hermosillo Crossover Dreams of a Bronx Bachatero - Anthony Santos the frontman of Aventura, a quartet that specializes in the slinky Dominican ballad style called bachata Hispanic farmers on Friday told a U.S.

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  • Crossover Dreams of a Bronx Bachatero - Anthony Santos the frontman of Aventura, a quartet that specializes in the slinky Dominican ballad style called bachata Hispanic farmers on Friday told a U.S.

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  • After searching since March for a new executive director, the Hispanic Resource Center is confident that Bronx native Zoe Colon will excel in the position - Mamaroneck, New York Crossover Dreams of a Bronx Bachatero - Anthony Santos the frontman of Aventura, a quartet that specializes in the slinky Dominican ballad style called bachata Obama appointee Adolfo Carrión spent big on lavish staff retreats in Bronx Watchdog group calls for investigation of Adolfo Carrion, Bronx pres. tapped as Obama's urban czar Pedro Espada will take office as majority leader of the New York State Senate in January.

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  • In room two, lessons in salsa and bachata come from Wayne and Aga, who will be showing beginners the basics plus offering extra frills and flourishes for the more experienced Latin dancers.

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  • New York's Latin music scene has traditionally been dominated by the salsa of Puerto Rico and the meringue and bachata of the Dominican Republic, as well as fusions like Latin jazz, boogaloo and reggaeton.

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  • Rap music was born in the south Bronx...but so was salsa and bachata music.

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  • I dance in time to the bachata; a deep baritone voice sings about a lost love.

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  • He believes in collaboration so much that young bachata sensation Prince Royce made a surprise appearance at his show too.

    Lili Gil: Four Business Lessons from Bachata King Romeo Santos

  • I would venture to say that many of the fans that rushed into buying his album were as intrigued as to hear his debut as they were to hear Usher singing bachata en Inglés!

    Lili Gil: Four Business Lessons from Bachata King Romeo Santos

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