Tag Archives: Miami

DRACO ROSA TO PERFORM AT LATIN GRAMMY® ACOUSTIC SESSIONS IN LOS ANGELES

  The Exclusive and Intimate Concert Series is presented by 7UP®, With Official Sponsors Kellogg’s, Lincoln Motor Company and McDonald’s   Miami, Florida-September 23, 2013 Celia Cruz Foundation-   After his two-year battle with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, highly respected musician, singer/songwriter and producer Draco Rosa released new album VIDA – a personal celebration of LIFE with his closest musical friends.  With an unrivaled Who’s Who of […]

CELIA CRUZ – THE ABSOLUTE COLLECTION AN EXTRAORDINARY TRIBUTE FIT FOR A QUEEN AVAILABLE NOW!

“On stage, Celia was ageless, in life, her good energy and generosity were boundless, her music is and will remain timeless. . . .” Gloria Estefan Beautifully and wonderfully designed, “THE ABSOLUTE COLLECTION” contains 30 of her all time classic hits re-mastered, extensive liner notes, brand-new commentary from prominent artists of today, also features over […]

Celia Cruz The Next American Icon

The National Museum of American History is looking to add a portrait of an American icon to its hallowed halls. Among the 5 nominees listed on their page stands Celia Cruz, the only Latino. Voting opened May 11, 2012 and runs through May 26, 2012. We are leading the votes right now, but with your […]

Fallece la pianista Zenaida Manfugás

Por Wilfredo Cancio Isla. La pianista cubana Zenaida Manfugás, una prominente figura de la interpretación clásica en Cuba y en el exilio, falleció en Nueva Jersey a los 80 años. Manfugás murió en la mañana del miércoles en su casa de Elizabeth, ciudad donde se radicó desde su salida de Cuba en 1974. La artista […]

Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte Presents Celia Cruz

“ALEXIS RODRIGUEZ-DUARTE PRESENTS CELIA CRUZ” Photographic Exhibition Celebrates the Woman, the Diva, a Mentor and Friend ©2011 Alexis Rodriguez-Duarte Miami, Fl 10/20/2011-(The Cuban Art Project) – For a woman to succeed in the world of Latin music she had to break through cultural taboos and wrongly conceived commercial perceptions. No one cracked that gender barrier like Celia Cruz […]

AZUCAR MUSIC ANNOUNCES THE CREATION OF “THE CELIA CRUZ FOUNDATION”

New York – Monday, March 17, 2003…Omer Pardillo, manager of Celia Cruz, officially announced the creation of the Celia Cruz Foundation.  Pardillo along with Pedro Knight, Celia’s husband, created and finalized the idea for this organization the summer of 2002. The foundation’s mission is to offer financial aid to Latino students who wish to study Music.  It will also […]

Telemundo to Produce Tribute Concert: ¡CELIA CRUZ: AZUCAR!

Gloria Estefan and Marc Anthony will host the 2-hour musical extravaganza Miami, FL – 4 de febrero del 2003…Telemundo is proud to announce it will produce and air an unprecedented event:  the tribute concert “¡Celia Cruz: Azúcar!” honoring the undisputed queen of salsa, Celia Cruz.  Two of the most legendary Latin entertainers of our times, […]