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Found Mariachi is an occasional series in which we shout out to mariachi found in unexpected musical places.

My first post featured Lady Gaga.

Well, La Gaga is making news with mariachi fans again after announcing she will have a cut on an upcoming album recorded with a mariachi band and she will be singing it in Spanish.

And it's not just any song.


During a news conference while on tour in Mexico, she described it as a song critical of what she calls "unjust" laws in Arizona that target Mexican immigrants.

The song, "Americano," is getting a preview during the singer's current Monster Ball tour. Sorry, no mariachi here. It's just the Lady, her piano and a very enthusiastic Mexican audience.


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Lady Gaga Vuelve A Hacer Mariachi

"Mariachi Inesperado" es una serie ocasional en la cual compartimos música mariachi que encontramos en los lugares mas sorprendentes.

Comenzamos la serie con un artículo sobre Lady Gaga cantando mariachi.

Al parecer a Gaga le gusta mucho el Mariachi ya que acaba de anunciar que en su próximo álbum tendrá una canción grabada con una banda mariachi, y estará cantando en español.

Recientemente Gaga estuvo en México, y durante una conferencia de prensa que dio allí, habló sobre su nueva canción, la cual critica a las leyes "injustas" de Arizona contra la inmigración.

La canción se llama "Americano", y es parte del repertorio de Gaga durante su gira "Monster Ball." Aquí se la paso—aunque les advierto que en la versión en vivo no usa mariachi. Tan solo es ella, su piano, y una muy energética audiencia mexicana.



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