Based upon the legend of a Mexican woman who drowned her three children because the man she loved didn't care about any children. When he heard what she had done to be with him, he left her for good. That's when the tears kept rolling.
Raphael [hit Sp.]
Chavela Vargas [Costa Rican singer in Mexico, nicknamed 'la voz aspera de la ternura' (the bitter voice of tenderness); Frida Kahlo was a close friend, to say the least; Outed herself as lesbian at the age of 81]
Lila Downs [new version in film Frida along with Mariachi Juvenil de Tecalitlán, singing other verses than Chavela Vargas]
Chavela Vargas [as the Death in film Frida, dramatic build-up to the killing of Trotsky]
Not to be confused with Atahualpa Yupanqui's La Lloroña.