Regardless of either claim, Fernández can safely be claimed as being the first to promote the song widely through his radio programs.
Guantanamera Guajira Guantanamera Guantanamera Guajira guantanamera Now they sing a of that They start poetry This is one of the from a poet José martí Yo soy un sincero De crece la palma Yo soy un sincero De crece le palma Y de quiero, mira Echar mis del alma, hey hey Guantanamera Guajira Guantanamera How you like to sing on this one? It is a satire about life in Cuba.
García's heirs took the matter to court decades later, but lost the case; the credited Fernández as the sole composer of the music in 1993.
It appears on at least 241 different records or compilations of hers, her earliest commercial recording of it being on the Mexican label Tico Records in 1968.