(Documentary) (performer: "Quimbara")
(performer: "Azucar Negra")
(performer: "La Negra Tiene Tumbao" (Remix))
(performer: "Te Busco" (1993))
(TV Series) ("La Vida es un Carnaval")
(performer: "Melao de Cana")
The Mambo Kings
(performer: "Melao De Cana", "La Dicha Mia", "Guantanamera")
(performer: "Pun Pun Catafu", "Quimbara", "Bambaraka Tunga")
(performer: "Son Matamoros")
Most recently appeared in a Spanish-language commercial for Dr. Pepper along with Paulina Rubio and other Latin stars (2003).
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Sonora Matancera con Celia Cruz | Celia Cruz y su coro Mambo
Did You Know?
"I wanted to be a mother, a teacher and a housewife. But when I began to sing with La Sonora Matancera, I thought, this is my chance, and I'm going to do it." (interview with New York Times where she explained her reasons for becoming the lead singer of the famous Salsa band, La Sonora Matancera).
calls Celia Cruz her "godmother" because Cruz encouraged and supported her singing career.
In her english speeches on stage, she started saying: "my english is not very good..." with her cuban accent.
The Queen of Salsa Music