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*The term "manola" According to Wikipedia manolas were women "from the lower classes of Spanish society, especially in Madrid, who distinguished themselves by their elaborate outfits and sense of style in dress and manners, as well as by their cheeky behavior. "
This song has been recorded not only by Domingo, but also by many other great singers over the years. It has been recorded dozens if not hundreds of times. And of course it remains in the concert repertoire. It is probably not an exaggeration to say that it is one of the most famous Mexican songs ever composed and certainly one of the best.