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Augusto Polo Campos
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Background information
Born (1932-02-25)25 February 1932
Ayacucho, Peru
Died 17 January 2018(2018-01-17) (aged 85)
Lima, Peru
Genres Peruvian music
Occupation(s) Composer
Years active 1950-2015

Augusto Armando Polo Campos (25 February 1932 – 17 January 2018) was a Peruvian composer. His vals "Regresa" was a number one hit internationally for Peruvian singer Lucha Reyes, and again in an instrumental form for Peruvian electronic band Madre Matilda. One of his songs was included in the James Bond movie Quantum of Solace.

Polo Campos died of complications from diabetes in Lima on 17 January 2018 at the age of 85.

Songs

  • Cariño Bonito
  • Regresa
  • De la victoria a la Gloria Alianza Lima
  • Esta es mi tierra
  • La Jarana de Colón
  • Romance en la Parada
  • Cariño Malo
  • Cada Domingo a las doce, después de la Misa
  • Regresa
  • Vuelve pronto
  • Si Lima pudiera Hablar
  • Y se llama... Perú
  • Cuando Llora mi Guitarra
  • Contigo Perú
  • Tu Perdición
  • Morena, la Flor de Lima
  • Limeña
  • Hombre con H
  • Ay Raquel

Discography

  • Pamela, Latin ( Bolero ) Peru
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