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Danay Suarez's 'Preguntas' Video Weaves A Story Of Wonder

The Cuban rapper and vocalist's new video, for a song from her stunning second album, Palabras Manuales, is one of her strongest statements yet. The song features Cuban jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca.
Cuban vocalist Danay Suarez's latest album is Palabras Manuales. Source: Courtesy of the artist

Danay Suarez is one of Cuba's most underappreciated exports. In March, the vocalist and rapper released a new album, Palabras Manuales, that went criminally under-noticed. It's a strong

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