the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
This is from the Dominican Republic. This is a Corrido Ranchera played by Dominicans and it basically praises the city of Trujillo and boasts how proud the singer is to be from there. The accordion player tries to emulate the Norteño style. This is common theme in Mexican American recordings but this is different in the sense that it is about a city in the Dominican Republic sung in a Ranchera style.