Eugenio Ortiz, better known as Uge for his time as guitarist for Extremoduro, will release this Friday, June 24, the song “Ni yo para ti, ni tú para mí”, which as a great added attraction features the voice of Pau Donés. As reported by his press office in a statement, the song was composed by both artists, but it has not been until now that the guitarist has wanted to make it known “as a tribute” to the former leader of Jarabe de Palo, Died June 9, 2020 due to colon cancer.
“Pau listened to my songs and he really liked this one, He said that it was hidden among so many good songs and decided to sing it as a duet with me, apart from helping me compose the choirs”, explains Uge in statements collected in the press release on the genesis of their collaboration. This “Neither you for me, nor me for you”, which he sees the light of the digital music distributor Beatclap, will be available from this morning from Thursday to Friday on more than 100 streaming platforms.
Since his death, Donés has been the subject of recurrent tributes, such as the one held last March when a thousand people sang on the snow of Pla de Beret, in the Lleida Pyrenees, his song “Grita” to record a video clip in his honor cwith one of your favorite landscapes in the background.
Just a year ago, some fifty musicians and friends like Carlos Tarque, La Mari, Rulo or Isma Romero participated in the recording of the Jarabe de Palo song “Valiente”, dedicated to his memory on the anniversary of his death. Only a few months after his death, Jarabe de Palo posthumously published the video clip of the song “Misteriously today”, taken from his latest studio album, “Swallow or spit” (2020), with images of Pau Donés in which sees the singer walking through the mountains with his dog Fideos.