Lila Downs



Lila Downs

Rating
Active
1990
Born
September 9, 1968 in Oaxaca
Location
Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Genres
Pop
Biography
Ana Lila Downs Sánchez, best known as Lila Downs (born September 19, 1968 · ) is an American–Mexican singer-songwriter and actress. She performs her own compositions and the works of others in multiple genres, as well as tapping into Mexican traditional and popular music. She also incorporates indigenous Mexican influences and has recorded songs in many indigenous languages such as Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl and Purépecha. Born and raised in Oaxaca, she primarily studied at the Institute of Arts by Oaxaca and briefly attended University of Minnesota, before withdrawing to focus on her musical career.
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Salón Lágrimas y Deseo

Salón Lágrimas y Deseo

Lila Downs May 26, 2017

14 Tracks

Balas y chocolate

Balas y chocolate

Lila Downs March 24, 2015

13 Tracks

Raíz

Raíz

Lila Downs April 1, 2014

16 Tracks

Tree Of Life

Tree Of Life

Lila Downs July 16, 2013

13 Tracks

Canciones Pa'Todo el Año

Canciones Pa'Todo el Año

Lila Downs August 21, 2012

16 Tracks

Pecados y milagros

Pecados y milagros

Lila Downs August 14, 2012

29 Tracks

Lila Downs y La Misteriosa en Paris - Live à FIP

Lila Downs y La Misteriosa en Paris - Live à FIP

Lila Downs April 13, 2010

15 Tracks

El Alma De Lila Downs

El Alma De Lila Downs

Lila Downs June 30, 2009

18 Tracks

Ojo de culebra

Ojo de culebra

Lila Downs September 2, 2008

13 Tracks

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