Imagine Michael Jackson topping the charts with an Astaire cover (say “They Can’t Take That Away from Me”) in 1989, and you might get something of the interplay of reverence, ambition, and sheer inertial popularity at work here.
It’s ‘The King of Tango’ meets ‘El Sol de Mexico’! Happy Independence Day, Uru! :)
PS: If you wanna know more info, lyrics, & fun facts about both recording artists, hit the link above.