To celebrate the Mexican bicentennial, Team Global Notes
asked Mexican-Americans here in Chicago to choose a song that makes them think of their ancestral home. Unfortunately, no one shouted "El Grito de Delores
, a Mexican-American balladeer, performed "Cancion Mixteca."
Adriana Gallardo from Radio Arte picked
"Un Mundo Raro" performed by Aterciopelados
. Rafael Navarro, better known as the rapper Scheme
, chose Ramon Ayala's "Entierrenme Cantando." Radio M
host Tony Sarabia
went with Linda Ronstadt's version of "La Cigarra."