January 13th, 2009

one piece, nico robin

"El Rey" by José Alfredo Jiménez, English translation of lyrics

"The King"
Composer: José Alfredo Jiménez
Style: Ranchera
Country: Mexico

Yo sé bien que estoy afuera
Pero el día que yo me muera
Sé que tendrás que llorar.
(Llorar y llorar, x2)


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Renditions: José Alfredo Jiménez (original), Alejandro Fernandez, Vicente Fernandez, and now George Strait (possibly because of my translation? I don't know, but if so, I am very honored!)