Look Back At Linda Ronstadt's 'Canciones De Me Padre' | For The Record

Take a look back at the GRAMMY-winning album that marked a country-rock icon’s foray into traditional Mexican mariachi music.

By 1987, Linda Ronstadt had conquered the '70s as the sweetheart of country rock and spent nearly two decades releasing solid albums covering a wide swath of musical styles. Ronstadt's career reached new heights as she dove into the soundtrack of her childhood, revisiting the traditional Mexican mariachi music on Canciones De Mi Padre.