Costumbres

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"Costumbres"
Single by Selena
from the album Siempre Selena/Dulce Amor
ReleasedMarch 9, 1996
FormatCD single
RecordedSeptember 1989
GenreLatin
LabelEMI Latin
Songwriter(s)Juan Gabriel
Producer(s)A.B. Quintanilla III
Selena singles chronology
"No Quiero Saber"
(1996)
"Costumbres"
(1996)
"A Boy Like That"
(1997)
"No Quiero Saber"
(1996)
"Costumbres"
(1996)
"A Boy Like That"
(1997)

"Costumbres" is a song by American singer Selena. The song was written by Juan Gabriel, a Mexican songwriter, who gave the rights to Selena to record. The song first appeared on Dulce Amor (1988). It became a single off of Siempre Selena (1996). The remix version is included in Siempre Selena.

Chart performance[change | change source]

Chart (1996) [1] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks 15
U.S. Billboard Latin Regional Mexican Airplay 13

La India version[change | change source]

"Costumbres"
Single by La India
from the album Sobre el Fuego
Released1998
GenreLatin
LabelRMM
Songwriter(s)Juan Gabriel
La India singles chronology
"Mi Mayor Venganza"
(1997)
"Costumbres"
(1998)
"Si Tu Eres Mi Nombre"
(1998)
"Mi Mayor Venganza"
(1997)
"Costumbres"
(1998)
"Si Tu Eres Mi Nombre"
(1998)

"Costumbres" is a song by Puerto Rican singer La India. She recorded the song as a tribute for Selena. It was included as a cover version on her album Sobre el Fuego. It peaked on the Hot Latin Tracks chart at number eight. La India also performed the song during the Selena ¡VIVE! tribute concert in 2005.

Chart performance[change | change source]

Chart (1998) [2] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks 8
U.S. Billboard Latin Tropical/Salsa Airplay 4

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