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Celia Cruz Honored By Jennifer Lopez At AMAs

The American Music Awards were full of entertainment this year, with one of the main highlights of the night being when Jennifer Lopez did a tribute performance to the “Queen of Salsa”, Celia Cruz. Cruz was a Cuban singer and would have celebrated her 88th birthday on Monday. She recorded over 78 albums throughout her lifetime, and was honored with …

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Celia Cruz, ‘Queen of Salsa,’ Gets a Google Doodle

Today, Google is honoring the Queen of Salsa with a homepage doodle that her estate is calling “important and far-reaching.” Celia Cruz, La Guarachera de Cuba, would have turned 88 today. The Havana-born singer died on July 16th, 2003 of brain cancer. Today’s Google Doodle is celebrating the day of her birth. Cruz is known as one of the most …

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