The day Carmen Salinas imitated Alaska with the interpretation of “Who cares”

The song is performed by Alaska and Dinarama (Screenshot, Gettyimages)
The song is performed by Alaska and Dinarama (Screenshot, Gettyimages)

Carmen Salinas She was one of the most emblematic Mexican personalities in the media folklore of the 20th century and part of the 21st, as she was loved by the public due to her iconic roles on television and her charisma, for which the death of the bottle cap on December 9, 2021.

Among her occupations, she worked as an actress (of theater, film and television) and also as a producer, businesswoman and was even deputy for the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). In recent days, a Facebook page revived a peculiar imitation of Carmelite Salinas.

During playback of the video shared by the page rock stationthe beloved actress interpreted who cares, a theme of the singer Maria of Oblivion Gara Jovabetter known as Alaska. She is part of Alaska and Denmark.

“Hills dark and disturbing that you will see in a long time. I hope you can sleep…”, wrote the person who published the video, it should be noted that other accounts had already made it viral. Despite the flaws of the origin of the video, it can be seen Carmelite Salinas in outrageous attire during her Alaska impression.

The singer and businesswoman wore a black dress with shiny silver studs, a belt with chains, some kind of long vest-like cape, black shoes with a platform of at least seven or eight centimeters, spike bracelets on ankles and wrists as well as the pompadour glued to the forehead with gel.

It should be noted that this video was shared as a memory on the Carmen Salinas channel, there have also been other recordings as a compilation of her first performances.

With the complete outfit, Carmen Salinas offered an imitation of the singer of hits like My vital bubble, Spectacular, Neither you nor anyone Y bloody pearls, In the recording, it could be seen that he made small jumps on the stage while he danced and kept the rhythm of the song with his arm.

The song was released around 1986 (Photo: EFE)
The song was released around 1986 (Photo: EFE)

Who cares is a song that was released in March 1986 and belongs to the genre of Synthpop, Hi-NRG. The theme was produced by Nick Patrick and composed by Carlos Berlanga and Nacho Canut, it was also included in the album It is not sin.

Among the comments, these were some of the opinions that could be read on one of the Facebook pages where the recording was broadcast and on the YouTube channel of the bottle cap: “What a nice memory”, “He is wearing the black mamba (referring to the clothing of a villain from the movie megamind (2010)”, “Extraordinary . Carmen Salinas qpd”, “I saw it complete and I liked his shoes” and “Where can I find that adventurous post punk?”, referring to his play, Adventuress.

On the occasion of the anniversary of the play
On the occasion of the anniversary of the play “Aventurera”, the first actress Carmen Salinas was honored at the end of one of the functions of 2018 PHOTO: GALO CAÑAS / CUARTOSCURO.COM

This staging saw its premiere in 1997 thanks to Carmen Salinas, together with other producers such as William Lower, Carlos Olmos Y Henry Pineda. Her home for a long time was the emblematic Los Angeles room, in Mexico City.

However, the work is not an original idea at all, since the concept was born from the Mexican film that bears the same name; a musical directed by Alberto Goutand starring Ninón Sevilla, Andrea Palma, Tiro Junco and Rubén Rojo.

Other actresses who were part of the production and who raised their popularity to the clouds were Adriana Fonseca, Paty Navidad, Lorena Rojas, Yatana, Niurka Marcos, Sabine Moussier, Maribel Guardia, Ninel Conde, Malillany Marín and Susana González.