AOTY 2018

Musas Vol. 2

Natalia Lafourcade - Musas Vol. 2
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 120 ratings
2018 Ratings: #29
February 9, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
Sony México / Label
Folk / Genres
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The album, comprising three Lafourcade originals, three traditional songs, and a selection of Mexican pop classics, is a masterclass in curation—no song on here fails to articulate the artist’s passion and talent.


The worst one can say about Musas, Vol. 2 is that it lacks the novelty factor of its predecessor. On just about every other account, it is just as delightful and lovingly curated a tribute as anyone could hope for.

The Needle Drop

Natalia Lafourcade and Los Macorinos explore the wide world of Latin American folk music with a generous tracklist of quality originals and creative revisions on Musas Vol. 2.

In Musas Vol.1, Natalia delivered an amount of beautiful songs, influenced by the mexican folk movement, in which some of the songs are covers and other are original ones. All of them strongly connect with the cultural mexican folklore. Thereby, the second volume from Musas is wonderful as the previous one. If in Vol.1 the songs were more vibrant and colorful, on Vol.2 it's all gets more dark and shadowy, creating a unique mood to the album. Therefore, Natalia proves to us that she is capable ... read more
Hay tres canciones que justifican el disco entero, pero hay más también. Por mí puede hacer diez de estos.
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Track List

  1. Danza de Gardenias
  2. Alma Mía
  3. Hoy Mi Día Uno 
  4. Tus Ojitos (Vals de la Guardia Vieja)
  5. Duerme Negrito
  6. Luz de Luna
  7. Derecho de Nacimiento
  8. Eclipse
  9. La Llorona
  10. Desdeñosa (En Mano de Los Macorinos)
  11. Te Sigo
  12. Humanidad
  13. Gavota
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Added on: January 20, 2018