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Music by Joe Raposo
Lyrics by Sonia Manzano
Date 1984
Publisher Instructional Children's Music, Inc.
Sesame Street, Inc.
First Episode 2062

"You Say Hola and I Say Hola" is a Sesame Street song sung by Luis and Maria, imitating Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers from the 1935 musical Top Hat.[1] Backing vocals for the song were done by Ellen Greene and Ivy Austin.[2]

A version was performed by Gloria Estefan in Episode 3846. Rosita sang the song in the Season 34 premiere Episode 4031, in which the cast sang karaoke.

Notes

  • The original version was taped on January 22, 1985, and was directed by Emily Squires. She also directed the Gloria Estefan version, which was taped on November 4, 1998.[2][1]

Releases

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Sources

  1. ↑ 1.0 1.1 Emily Squires, Emmy-Winning Director of β€˜Sesame Street,’ Dies at 71, New York Times, November 26, 2012.
  2. ↑ 2.0 2.1 Documents provided by trusted source
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