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Merengue is a music and dance style brought to New York City night clubs by immigrants from the Dominican Republic. Regarded as the national dance and music of the Dominican Republic, merengue incorporates elements of European and African styles.

MERENGUE Let’s Dance Issue

Medium particleboard, acrylic

Illustrator Rafael Lopez (b. 1961)

Art Director Ethel Kessler

First Day of Issue September 17, 2005