Edgar R. Arjona Morales (born 19 January 1964), known as Ricardo Arjona, is a Guatemalan singer-songwriter and former basketball player and school teacher. Arjona is one of the most successful Latin American artists of all time, with more than 40 million albums sold. Arjona commented that he was happy about collaborating with Gaby Moreno, stating that “we had the possibility to record this song with very well known people, but the possibilities of doing it with her, for me, is a celebration.” He further said that Moreno was an “incredibly talented woman”, calling her a “country woman” and a “fantastic human being”. He also named “Fuiste Tú” one of the most important songs on the album.
“Fuiste Tú” was in the set list for a televised program in 2011. The special included guest singers such as Gaby Moreno (with whom Arjona played the song), Ricky Muñoz (from Mexican band Intocable) and Paquita la del Barrio. Broadcast by Televisa, the program was made to showcast the new fourteen songs included on Independiente. Ricky Muñoz commented that he was “happy to do things for Ricardo [Arjona]” and elaborated that the met each other “some time ago” and that it was “a very special situation.” The show was later broadcasted on 5 November 2011 by Canal de Las Estrellas. The song is also present on his ongoing Metamorfosis World Tour. It is performed while on one of the ambiances the concert, alongside “Reconciliación”, “Tarde (Sin Daños a Terceros)”, “Te Conozco” and “Si El Norte Fuera El Sur”. Arjona is one of the singers more acclaimed among Latino American people.
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