I was perusing Billboard this morning and was fascinated by a couple of articles about Jenny Rivera, and so I thought I must track down some of her music. I have always has a thing for the latin sounds, and the fact that Jenny crossed so many genres was extra intriguing.
Jennifer "Jenni" Rivera (born July 2, 1969) is a Mexican-American singer, better known for her work within the banda and norteña music genres. She's been active in the music scene since 1992 and her recordings include many topical songs and material dealing with social issues, infidelity, and relationships. Her tenth studio album, Jenni in 2008, became her first number-one album in the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart in the United States.
So let's start of with something in English.
with Chino Brown and MC Magic
Now let's sample some Banda
Y La original Banda El Limon
And then some Mariachi
Porque No Le Calas
This one is telling quiet a story.
Her new album comes in two versions: Banda
And there is also a "Pop" version, this is one of the tracks.