Sensitivity is the key element in this album, on which Rivera adds a rare touch of melancholy in tunes like "El Cristo de los Milagros," "97 Dias," and "La Cosa Más Bella." The production is top-notch, since RMM's somewhat overused musical formula has little prominence. "Que No Duela Este Adiós" is a bachata with a spark of unfulfilled longing, and a bit of tipico is fully prevalent in "El Cristo de Los Milagros" (composed by Ramón Rodríguez), rounding out an exceptional effort. Alternately recorded in Puerto Rico and New York City.
AllMusic Review by José A. Estévez, Jr.
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