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Major Lazer Brings Electrifying Beats to Cuban Shores

Havana welcomed the first major American concert in Cuba, when Major Lazer performed a free show along the Malecon on Sunday.

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Fans dance and take pictures with their mobile phones during a free concert by the U.S. electronic music group Major Lazer in Havana, Cuba, on March 6, 2016.

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Jillionaire and Diplo, waving a Cuban flag, with the U.S. electronic music group Major Lazer perform during the free concert at the Anti-Imperialist park in front of the U.S. Embassy in Havana on Sunday.

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People watch the performance along the seafront Malecon in Havana on Sunday.

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A woman holds a U.S. flag during the show in Havana on Sunday.

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A large crowd gathers at the seafront Malecon for the performance in Havana on Sunday.

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Tattoo artist Javier Garcia, 25, dances during the show in Havana on Sunday.

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Fans dance on Havana's seafront during the concert in Havana on Sunday.

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Members of the Cuban Red Cross help a young woman during the concert in Havana on Sunday.

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Fans display a sign during the concert in Havana on Sunday.

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Fans enjoy the afternoon at the Havana seafront after the concert in Havana on Sunday.

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