PIENSA EN MI

Latest update on 29/05/2017

Artist: Lydia Mendoza
Author: Agustin Lara
Label: Bluebird
Year: 1936

In the same San Antonio hotel Robert Johnson first recorded that same year.

Covers:

1937:

Xavier Cugat [vocal by Desi Arnaz, his debut]

1943:

Agustin Lara [author (see footnote)]

1992:

Luz Casal [in Almodovar film Tacones Legatos]

1992:

Linda Ronstadt

1998:

Super Seven [feat. Freddy Fender, Flaco Jimenez and members of Los Lobos, inspired by Lydia Mendoza's version]

2007:

Eugenia Leon

2017:

Lila Downs

Agustin Lara was the Mexican Hoagy Carmichael; he also wrote Granada and Solamente Un Vez, which became famous in the States as You Belong To My Heart. In 1966 he obtained Spanish nationality (Franco was a fan). He also wrote an Amor De Mis Amores that had nothing in common with Piaf's La Foule (see: Que Nadie Sepa Mi Sufrir).

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