In anticipation of Sunday's special report on the career of Al Hurricane, The New Mexican presents a series of video clips with El Godfather of New Mexico music. The clips will be released throughout the weekend, so check back frequently.

Al Hurricane reflects on his performance at the Penitentiary of New Mexico following the infamous riots.
Al Hurricane explains the genesis of his famous stage name.
 

Al Hurricane playlist

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Prince Michael Jauregui

Although my beloved Pop was from Lincoln County, I was
9-years-old when I first moved to New Mexico in '72.

One of my earliest lessons?
It's not a -New Mexico- party, until you "put on some Al Hurricane"!

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