Jewish Journal

Mariachi Bands Plays Chabad Tote Song

By Tess Cutler

May 7, 2015 | 12:49 pm

Credit: David Cohen, BHEphotos

Two night ago, I was at a Mexican restaurant celebrating the Battle of Puebla aka Cinco de Drinko when the mariachi band started playing a familiar jingle. It took me a second to "intellectually Shazam" the ditty when I realized it was none other than the Chabad Telethon tote song (the song that plays when a tote is called and the dancing rabbis come out and give it their all). Take a listen for yourselves.

And to refresh your memory, here's the Chabad version:
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