Tucumana Mercedes Sosa Today, he receives a tribute to Google, 54 years after his legend in Latin American folklore: when he first participated in the Cosquín Festival. And the search engine remembers the performance of the singer with a special doodle of international reach.
On January 31, 1965, a girl of 29 years was among the spectators of the traditional festival of Cordoba. He released his first album, "La voz de la zafra", in 1959. While waiting for his second recording, Canciones con fundamento, Sosa was invited to take the stage at Cosquín. His career was about to take off.
It was Jorge Cafrune who invited her to leave her brand indelible. He was not on the list of musicians scheduled for that night, but everything changed.
"Negra" interpreted Song of the Indian slip, of Fernando Figueredo Iramain, that would integrate its official repertoire in 1966, in the heat of growth of New New Songbook Movement.
"I am going to dare, because it is a dare to what I am going to do now and I will get a key from the committee, but what we are going to do is always been galloping against the wind., Of a very pure woman, who did not have the opportunity to give her life. Angry, I'll leave you with a Tucumán: Mercedes Sosa, "said Cafrune that day, as it appears in the record of the performance of January 31, 1965.