Celia Cruz

Oct 21, 1924


Beloved as the queen of salsa and seen as an enduring symbol of pre-Castro Cuba by many of that country's exiles, Celia Cruz had a remarkable six-decade career, with two Grammy awards, three Latin Grammys, and more than 70 albums, among numerous other accolades, to her credit. Born into an extended family in the small Havana village of Barrio Santra… More

Celia Cruz Videos

2 minutes 34 seconds
The Mambo Kings
2 minutes 57 seconds
Soul Power
2 minutes 58 seconds
Sesame Street: Fiesta
1 minutes 25 seconds
The Perez Family
2 minutes 12 seconds

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