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The myth spawned a bolero, and one of my favorites is from the film Frida, as performed by the Mexican vocalist Chavela Vargas. Some are not strictly bolerosbut all of these songs maintain the tradition — and, more importantly, the feeling.

Had Billy Strayhorn been born in Mexico, we’d be singing this song in Spanish. It seems like a huge stylistic jump, but not really.

Canciones de Amor: Boleros for Your Lover

Sinatra’s ballads were always popular in Latin America. Volver, Volver [Live] Audio is no longer available.

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The lyrics often reflect themes of bittersweet, unrequited, betrayed, or eternal love. This song has all the characteristics of the classic bolero: Written while he was just a teenager, it has become not just a jazz classic, but also one of the most popular tunes of the great American cancjonero.


Boleros for Your Lover. Vicente Fernandez is a legendary Mexican mariachi. While not exactly romantic, it certainly captures the desperate, tequila-fueled cantina environment of the bolero.

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Not all of these songs are strictly boleros, but they all maintain the tradition — and, more importantly, the feeling. February 14, 1: How is this romantic? I’d bet the rent that those of you who know this song just sang that chorus to yourselves. To this day, I get a little nervous if I’m standing near a river at night.

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. Santana said he wrote it after his first trip to New York City, where he saw so many people living on the street, their spirits broken. It’s still in their song line-up, and can still make old-school Cancioneto get up to slow-dance with their wives.

The bolero is a form of love song that originated in Cuba in the 19th century. A song of loss that’s been covered most famously by the great Mexican mariachi Vicente Fernandez and the great Chicano rock ‘n’ roll band, Los Lobos.


Canciones Del Corazon: Boleros

La Llorona, or the weeping woman, supposedly roams rivers and streams, weeping for her drowned children. Well, a mother’s love is eternal, isn’t it? Carlos Santana’s father was a mariachi, and his grandfather was a mariachi. Accessibility links Skip to main content Keyboard shortcuts for audio player. This performance of “Lush Life” is definitive.

Sing it in the shower, full voice. Here are some of my favorites. Boleros for Your Lover Boleros are a form of love song that originated in Cuba in the 19th century, and the lyrics reflect themes of bittersweet, unrequited, betrayed, or eternal love. It came into its own after mostly Mexican composers, cancinero in the s, wrote songs that became popular throughout the Spanish-speaking world.

That musical lineage shows in this instrumental from the band’s second album, ‘s Abraxas.