African-Caribbean music

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African-Caribbean music is a broad term for music styles originating in the Caribbean. These types of music usually has West African influence because of the presence and history of African people and their descendants living in the Caribbean, as a result of the trans-Atlantic slave trade.[1]

Most notably:

It is a subcategory of Latin music and/or Caribbean music.

See also[edit]

Caribbean music in the United Kingdom

Music of the African diaspora

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