Amara La Negra narrates the first episode, which The Root says explores works from notable Black salsa musicians Celia Cruz and Joe Arroyo. It also highlights reggaeton’s origin in Black Puerto Rican communities.
Tidal tweeted that “Footprints” will “celebrate the African and Indigenous legacies inherent to the many forms of Latinx song.” The clip below previews what viewers can expect from the series.
Exploring the spectrum of Latinx culture, we celebrate the African and Indigenous legacies inherent to the many forms of Latinx song, dance & rhythm with our latest series, FOOTPRINTS. @AmaraLaNegraALN narrates Ep. 1 on https://t.co/sxlKrVB7ax pic.twitter.com/wyssYdbYPC
— TIDAL (@TIDAL) November 16, 2018