Mercedes Sosa

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Haydée Mercedes Sosa (9 July 1935 – 4 October 2009), known as La Negra (literally: The Black Woman), was an Argentine singer who was popular throughout Latin America and many countries outside the continent. With her roots in Argentine folk music, Sosa became one of the preeminent exponents of nueva canción. She gave voice to songs written by both Brazilians and Cubans. She was best known as the "voice of the voiceless ones".

Age: 74 (age at death)
Died: 4 October, 2009, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: Argentinean
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary


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1971 Güemes - la tierra en armas Juana Azurduy
2009 Cantora (Mercedes Sosa) -
2002 Dignas mujeres por la dignidad y la vida, Las -
1987 Juan: Como si nada hubiera sucedido -
1983 Mercedes Sosa: como un pájaro libre -
2014 Ochéntame... otra vez -
2011 We Have a Pope -
2010 Gent de paraula -
2009 Cantora (Mercedes Sosa) -
2008 Che: Part Two -
2007 Banda sonora -

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