(CNN Spanish) – Musical premieres arrived on Friday and this week the list is led by an Argentine, a Spaniard and a Mexican. Andrés Calamaro joined Alejandro Sanz to revert “Flaca” and Natalia Lafourcade reverts “You know how to love me” with Rubén Blades.
At Zona Pop CNN we collect some of the most notable premieres. Check out the list, along with their music videos, for the second week of May 2021:
Andrés Calamaro and Alejandro Sanz, «Flaca»
Andrés Calamaro presented this Thursday a new version of «Flaca», together with Alejandro Sanz. This song is a preview of his album “Dios los cría”, which will go on sale next May 27 and will have a CD and vinyl version.
In “Dios los cría”, Calamaro reverses some of his emblematic songs with special guests such as Julio Iglesias, Alejandro Sanz, Milton Nascimento, Mon Laferte, Lila Downs, León Gieco, Juanes, Vicentico, Sebastián Yatra, Raphael, Julieta Venegas and Carlos Vives, among others.
Natalia Lafourcade feat. Rubén Blades, «You do know how to love me»
Natalia Lafourcade unveiled this Friday of musical premieres the new version of her hit “You know how to love me” with Rubén Blades.
The song is part of “Musas (A tribute to Latin American folklore in the hands of Los Macorinos)”, an album that awarded two Latin Grammys to Lafourcade in 2017.
«You do know how to love me» with Rubén Blades is the second single from «Un canto por México, Vol. 2», an album with which he raises money for the Son Jarocho Documentation Center.
By the way, “Un canto por México, Vol. 1” gave Lafourcade the 2020 Latin Grammy for album of the year and the 2021 Grammy for best regional Mexican music album.
Thalia presents «DESAMORforsis»
The Mexican singer Thalia presents “desAMORforsis”.
Thalia’s label Sony Music defines this album as “her most innovative production to date.”
“The multi-award-winning singer opened the layers of her deepest feelings on an inner journey with which she seeks to captivate her fans, leading them by the hand through a shocking story of emotional growth,” said Sony Music in a statement.
From the production comes “Mojito”, the single he presented on the American program “Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon.
Lasso and Danna Paola, «Thieves»
The Venezuelan singer Lasso once again collaborates with the Mexican singer and actress Danna Paola for this song, «Ladrones».
He said Lasso on his Instagram account, “All good stories have a second part.”
Blessd and Maluma, «Imposible» (remix)
Colombian rapper Blessd joined forces with Maluma for the remix of «Imposible».
Blessd, who has been flattered by artists of the stature of J Balvin, is one of the promises of urban music in Colombia.
“Imposible” was the first single from 2021 by the rapper from Medellín.
Learn more about Blessd in this episode of Zona Pop CNN:
OK, «To see you»
The Colombian group VALE presents «Para verte», a single produced by Juanes, Sebastián Krys and Daniel «Vago» Galindo.
The delicate voices of singer-songwriters Valentina and Valeria lead us through a love story in which feelings go beyond the physical.
Elena Rose, «Pepper»
The singer-songwriter Elena Rose presents «Pimienta», a song of her authorship together with the singer-songwriter Julia Michaels («If the World Was Ending ‘).
The video for this production was directed by Lucas Chemotti with Patricia Garate.
Justin Quiles feat. Chimbala & Zion, «Loco»
If you are looking forward to the (boreal) summer, this song can be played to warm up your engines.
Justin Quiles presents “Loco” with Zion and Lennox and Dominican rapper Chimbala. “The song begins with the melodic and optimistic strings of a guitar before evolving to rhythms inspired by the soca that encapsulate the sounds of the Caribbean islands,” said Warner Music Latina, his label, in a statement.
The video was recorded in the Dominican Republic.
Danny Ocean «Kissing from scratch»
Venezuelan singer-songwriter Danny Ocean presents “Besarnos de cero”, a song written and produced by himself.
The song was born in Mexico City and talks about a failed relationship.
The video accompanying the launch was recorded in Miami and was directed by Vomba, Luigi Santella and Danny Ocean.
KHEA and María Becerra, «I need you»
The Argentine ragman KHEA presents “I need you”, his musical premiere with María Becerra.
«This is a song with a lot of feeling where with María we created a musical bomb from Argentina to the world. I love collaborating with Argentine artists because there is too much talent: with the previous collaboration with Duki and with this new song, I want to continue putting the name of Argentina on the map of current Latin music, “said KHEA through a statement.
The song was produced by Zecca and Big One.
Los Tigres del Norte present their album «What you didn’t hear … MTV UNPLUGGED »
The legendary group Los Tigres del Norte released their album “What you did not hear (MTV Unplugged)” this Friday. The production arises from the recording of 10 years ago of his “MTV Unplugged” and contains eight songs which were not included on that album.
This album was recorded on February 8, 2011 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles.