Vicente Fernandez Switches to Tango

Two years ago Vicente Fernandez shocked his fans by announcing that he was retiring at a press conference in Guadalajara.
But Don Chente has a little surprise coming, “The King of Rancheras” put his sombrero aside and is dabbling into the tango genre. The 74-year-old singer is releasing his latest album, Mano a Mano. Tango a la Manera de Vicente Fernandez, on March 24 in digital format and on March 29 in stores.
According to the La Opinion the album took a year to produce but his single Mano a Mano can now be heard on the radio. He produced and directed all 12 tango songs by himself at his Rancho Viejo studio in Guadalajara, Jalisco. Don Chente’s album will feature Carlos Gardel, Mercedes Simone, Jose Maria Contursi, Alfredo Le Pera, Marianito Mores and Enrique Santos DiscepolO.
Are you more surprised to have Vicente back or to be listening to him sing tango songs?

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