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Wasted Days And Wasted Nights
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Before The Next Teardrop Falls
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Before The Next Teardrop Falls (Duet With Doug Sahm)
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Knocking On Heavens Door
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You'll Lose A Good Thing

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Freddy Fender

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Freddy Fender was one of the few Hispanic stars in country music, a singer and songwriter whose work was defined largely by its strong Latin sensibility. Born Baldemar Huerta to a family of migrant laborers in San Benito, TX, on June 4, 1937, Fender began playing guitar early in his childhood. After dropping out of school at the age of 16 to join the Marine Corps, he released his first Spanish-language recordings under his given name in 1958. While his initial sides were succes... Read more

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