About this title: Carlos Gardel is the undisputed king of Argentine tango; he is largely credited with moving the tango out of the lowly barrios of Buenos Aires and into the homes of respectable citizens through his moving singing voice and irreproachable classiness of personal style. As a composer, Gardel fits the mold of popular songwriter a bit more comfortably than the advanced instrumental milieu associated with Astor Piazolla -- all of his original tangos have lyrics and were designed to be sung by him on records, in films, or in ...
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