About Tito Puente: “For me, he was a gentleman on stage. His friendship, his love, and his treatment towards me is something I will always cherish.” On “Azúcar” (her most famous phrase): “It started when we were dinning with friends in a restaurant and the waiter asked if I wanted coffee with or without sugar […]

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Biography by Craig Harris Celia Cruz was one of Latin music’s most respected vocalists. A ten-time Grammy nominee, Cruz, who sang only in her native Spanish language, received a Smithsonian Lifetime Achievement award, a National Medal of the Arts, and honorary doctorates from Yale University and the University of Miami. A street in Miami was […]