Alejandro Romero speaks, creator of the hit La mano de Dios popularized by Rodrigo, his brother-in-law

Low-key, the writer of the subject devoted to Diego Maradona, and that popularized the Cordoba idol, tells the trail of that creation that he achieved on the age of 24. Miracles and magic of the tune that at the moment sounds everywhere in the world.

She remembers that it was 15:00 on February 29, 2000. She was at her dwelling in Wilde when she locked herself within the room, scratched the viola, and spent a number of hours coping with the ghost of the clear sheet. “I burst into tears, anguished, and I felt that I needed to go away the music. I threw the guitar, made a bruise, however I grabbed it once more, I seemed up and although I am not spiritual I mentioned: ‘God, give me a hand.

The hand of God it doesn’t cease ringing presently within the stadiums of the world. In Uzbekistan they do not know what it means, however they use it. Romero (45 years previous), the silent writer and composer, lives a tragic dream. See the everlasting funerals of Captain Fluff and really feel that his merry quartet is now the music of orphanhood, of infinity.

“It was not a strategically thought tune for Maradona”, confesses to Clarion the Rodrigo’s brother-in-law, shy, whereas the anthem runs on the velocity of the objective to the English. 56 days had handed after Maradona’s resurrection in Punta del Este when he sat right down to compose one thing that didn’t have Diego’s face. The tune, maybe, had unconsciously begun to be sketched additional again, on June 29, 1986, when Romerito, ten years previous, kicking round on July 9, was another ant making an attempt to get nearer to the Obelisk.

“I used to be 24 years previous and I wasn’t having time. Olinda, a neighbor who occurred to drink mate, advised my mom: ‘Ship him to work, Lita, he has again. All day with the little guitar, ‘”Romero confesses.” I used to compose since I used to be 11, however my want was shedding form, it grew to become a utopia. I began to query in search of a job and give up music a bit. I used to be at a crossroads. And one thing magical occurred“.

-How did the magic occur?

– It was one thing like a mystic that I had hidden for a few years. It appeared very intimate to me. Confronted with a scenario opposite to what you need to stay, the very first thing that happens to you to say is ‘Oh my God’. Properly, I had the audacity to ask for an indication. If I unlocked myself, I used to be nonetheless on the music path. If not, I used to be in search of a job. So I requested for the sign, wiped my tears and began to go down: “He was born in a village, it was God’s want …”. He didn’t fairly perceive what he was writing.

-However wasn’t it addressed to Maradona, wasn’t it a request from Rodrigo on the time?

-No. It was like listening to my very own voice dictating fluidly “in a pasture he cast an immortal left foot”. Solely then did I perceive that it was for Maradona, however I used to be centered on that inside dictation. The theme is like this: Alejandra, my sister, Rodrigo’s companion, sang my songs and he requested her: ‘And whose tune is it?’ I nonetheless did not have a lot of a relationship with him. Little by little we received nearer. Rodrigo had a theme deliberate for Diego, which got here to nothing.

-And the way do you undertake your tune?

-The day I completed the tune, I accompanied him to the Music Channel with my manuscript in my pocket. Then we went to the condominium and I began to sing it to him. Rodrigo got here out of the toilet crying and kisses me. “You do not know what you simply did! Diego goes to like it!” Seize a pen and write “INRI” on the sheet (the acronym that Jesus carried on the cross). “You screwed me up. My greatest tune is The most effective of Love, however that is going to be my final hit, “he advised me. And he premiered it at La Mónica Disco, in Zárate, studying the paper as a result of the lyrics weren’t but recognized.

Born on November 13, 1975, raised in Wilde, now a neighbor of Brandsen, Alexander III (his grandfather and father had been referred to as that and his sister was baptized Alejandra) is the son of a nurse and a musician. His vocation is defined from that paternal department of Santa Fe: his father got here to accompany Roberto Goyeneche. “When the opposite boys had been potreadas I used to be between guitars and guitarreadas”.

At 17, he participated in an FM 100 contest, for which his mom requested for a small mortgage: rental of a recording studio, a demo and the reward. The announcer Nora Briozzo learn her identify among the many winners that will make up an album and Alejandro recorded the tune Me with out You, in Alejandro Lerner’s studio. With chamamecera coaching, he accompanied the duo Ofelia and Rosendo as lead guitar. He was additionally a musician for Los Alonsitos and a composer for El Polaco and Karina, the little princess. Right this moment is Angela Leiva’s music producer.

Boca Juniors fan, feels his tune “an invisible thread” that related him to Pelusa. It was in 2002 when he visited Segurola and Habana, for Dalma’s fifteenth birthday, and sang to Diez centimeters. “After Rodrigo’s demise, Claudia approached the household gently, they visited with Alejandra, there we received to know one another. That day he arrives, we shake arms, and Claudia lowers a guitar. I strive the fourth tune. go the guitar to Luciano Pereyra and Diego is heard: ‘Grasp, will not you sing mine?’

-Does it trouble you a bit that you’ve created one thing in style and that your identify stays within the shadows, because it normally occurs with authors and composers?

-No. Yesterday I acquired a message from Paz Martínez that made me comfortable at this second: “I’ve recognized for 20 years that you just work within the shadows,” he advised me.

-Are you the only writer / composer of that hymn in SADAIC?



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