Who Was Celia Cruz?
ISBN: 0448488698
EAN13: 9780448488691
Language: English
Publication Date: Aug 4, 2020
Pages: 112
Dimensions: 0.22" H x 7.63" L x 5.31" W
Weight: 0.25 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Who Was Celia Cruz?

Select Format Format: Paperback Select Conditions Condition: New

Selected

Format: Paperback

Condition: New

$7.53
Quantity
Almost Gone!
Only 2 at this price.

Select Conditions
  • New $7.53 Who Was Celia Cruz?
Book Overview

How did a working-class girl from Cuba become a symbol of artistic freedom for Cuban Americans and the Queen of Salsa? Find out in this addition to the Who HQ library

Although her family and friends know her as rsula Hilaria Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso, the world refers to her simply as Celia Cruz. Starting her career in 1950, Celia grew increasingly popular as the new lead singer of the Cuban band Sonora Matancera. Her exceptional vocal range and flashy costumes made fans fall in love with her.

Celia's talent took her all around the world, including the United States. After Fidel Castro came to power in Cuba, she wasn't allowed to return to her native country. She and other Cubans who were exiled used their music to express their love for their homeland.

Celia rose to the top of the charts in a genre that was dominated by men. She become an award-winning singer and the most popular Latin artist of the twentieth century. Azucar indeed

Frequently Asked Questions About Who Was Celia Cruz?

Book Reviews (0)

0
  |   0  reviews
Did you read Who Was Celia Cruz?? Please provide your feedback and rating to help other readers.
Write Review
Captcha

No customer reviews for the moment.