(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")
Music video for Wyclef Jean:
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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).
A monument in front of the city hall in Union City, New Jersey was dedicated in honor after her death. A marker with her name lies between the American and Cuban flags. Union City has one of the largest Cuban populations in the United States outside of the Miami area
In her english speeches on stage, she started saying: "my english is not very good..." with her cuban accent.
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