¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!

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"¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!"
Single by The Killers featuring Wild Light and Mariachi El Bronx
from the album (RED) Christmas EP
Released December 1, 2009
Format CD single, digital download
Recorded 2009
Genre Mariachi, indie rock[1]
Length 4:33
Label Island
Writer(s) The Killers, Wild Light, Mariachi El Bronx
Producer(s) Stuart Price, The Killers
The Killers singles chronology
"A Dustland Fairytale"
(2009)
"¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!"
(2009)
Boots
(2010)

"¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!" is a Christmas song by Las Vegas rock band The Killers featuring Wild Light and Mariachi El Bronx, released as a digital download on December 1, 2009.[2][3]

The song continues on with The Killers' tradition of releasing a Christmas song every year, and is the fourth consecutive annual Christmas song since 2006, the others being "A Great Big Sled", "Don't Shoot Me Santa" and "Joseph, Better You Than Me". All proceeds from the Christmas singles benefit the Product Red campaign.

Music video[edit]

A music video, starring Luke Perry, was released for the song on December 1, 2009.[4] In it, Perry is a cowboy searching the desert for his long-lost love, a woman named Guadalupe.

Track listing[edit]

  • CD Single
  1. "¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!" - 4:33

Charts[edit]

Chart (2009) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart[5]
110

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Killers Single-Latest". Clash. Retrieved April 5, 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Killers | News Story". Thekillersmusic.com. 2009-10-30. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 
  3. ^ [1][dead link]
  4. ^ "Happy Birthday Guadalupe Songfacts". Songfacts.com. 2009-12-01. Retrieved 2012-07-31. 
  5. ^ "CHART: CLUK Update 12.12.2009 (wk49)". Retrieved 2012-07-31.