Tango – Argentinian… or Uruguayan?

When we hear or see tango, we usually think of it as a popular Argentinian music and dance. But tango is actually as much Uruguayan as it is Argentinian. World’s most famous tango, La Cumparsita, has even been written by the Uruguayan Gerardo Matos Rodríguez.

And some more modern tango, from the Argentinian band Tanghetto

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