Celebrate Cinco de Mayo!
Whether you need songs for celebrating Mexican history, culture and music or just want to liven up your Spanish class, you'll find a varied selection below.
These Cinco de Mayo Songs are for children of all ages... and many will also appeal to grown-ups.
Cinco de Mayo is a holiday for celebrating the Mexican victory of The Battle of Puebla in 1862. Although the French soldiers vastly out numbered the Mexican Militia, the smaller army prevailed. This day celebrates the bravery of those Mexican patriots and the national unity that this victory helped to foster.
These Cinco de Mayo Songs and Lyrics are available from a variety of albums:
Cinco de Mayo– Anna Kravis
Cinco de Mayo– Dr. Jean & Friends
Cinco de Mayo– Greta Pedersen
Cinco de Mayo– Hap Palmer
Cinco de Mayo Song– Ron Brown
Cinco de Mayo Song– Hap Palmer
El colás– Dominio publico, La Familia Peña-Govea
De colores– Dominio publico, La Familia Peña-Govea
De Colores– Tickle Tune Typhoon
Elena la ballena– Dominio publico, La Familia Peña-Govea
Holidays Are Fun- Music with Mar.
La Raspa (Tu máquina de coser)– Dominio publico, La Familia Peña-Govea
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