"Soldadito Marinero" is a song by the music group, Fito & Fitipaldis. The song was included on their 2003 album "Lo Mas Lejos, A Tu Lado".
Fito & Fitipaldis is a Spanish band, formed in 1998. It was created by Fito Cabrales with the intention of publishing songs which were not in the style of his other band, Platero y Tú. Its style is a mix of rock, soul, swing, etc.
Adolfo "Fito" Cabrales is a songwriter, singer and guitarist, born October 6, 1966 in Bilbao, Biscay, Spain.
He was a member of Platero Y Tú (1989 - 2001) and Extrechinato Y Tú (1996 - 2001). In 1998 he founded his current group Fito & Fitipaldis.
Their music includes various styles, ranging from rock and blues to swing, soul and more. Their lyrics usually are telling personal stories.
In 2009 they released their latest album, "Antes de que cuente diez", which was top in Spain for various weeks.