2 de Octubre, 2007 - 11:10 AM EDT
The Venezuelan president released a CD of traditional Venezuelan and Mexican music
Hugo Chávez shows his CD
Foto: AFP via Newscom
Reports inform that on Sunday, Chávez showed off the CD cover, which shows him wearing a sombrero, on his government-owned TV/radio program Aló Presidente, which airs on various media circuits. Sources from the presidency revealed that the album includes rancheras from the Mexican Vicente Fernández.
Chávez occasionally croons songs and joropos, Venezuelan Creole music, on his program. He typically ends each show with a performance from a musical group, often dancing to the band's music as they play.
The disc will be given away for free in Venezuela.