Latest Celia Cruz News



Celia Cruz Honoured At New York's Legendary Apollo Theater

25th March 2014

Latin icon Celia Cruz has been posthumously honoured with an induction into the Walk of Legends at New York's Apollo...

Jennifer Lopez's Boyfriend Brushes Off Rumours

26th November 2013

Jennifer Lopez's boyfriend has brushed off rumours they are headed for a split.Casper Smart, who is also Jennifer's choreographer, admits...

Jennifer Lopez To Perform Celia Cruz Tribute At Amas

13th November 2013

Jennifer Lopez will present a tribute to late Latin music legend Celia Cruz at the 2013 American Music Awards on...

Celia Cruz Remembered By Fans On Anniversary Of Her Death

18th July 2013

Latin icon Celia Cruz was remembered by fans who visited her mausoleum in New York's Woodlawn Cemetery on the 10th...

Pitbull Keen To Bring Cruz Back From The Grave For Duet

21st November 2012

Pitbull is hoping to use the latest technology to realise his dream of duetting with the late Celia Cruz.The Give...

Cruz's Family Wins Court Judgement Against Ex-accountant

29th September 2008

A former accountant for Cuban salsa star CELIA CRUZ has been ordered by a judge to pay back more than...

Fascinating Fact 4075

11th October 2007

MADONNA joined former lover CARLOS LEON and longtime pal INGRID CASARES for a performance of CELIA CRUZ musical tribute CELIA...

Cruz's Life Brought To Broadway

9th July 2007

Latin singer CELIA CRUZ's life will be celebrated with the creation of a Broadway musical set to open this September...

Judge Removes Co-executor In Cruz Will

28th March 2007

LATEST: A New Jersey judge has ordered an executor handling late singer CELIA CRUZ's affairs to relinquish his duties. Superior...

Executor Barred From Managing Cruz Estate

2nd March 2007

A New Jersey judge has barred one of the people handling the affairs of the late singer CELIA CRUZ from...

Cuban Trumpeter Dies

5th February 2007

Cuban musician PEDRO KNIGHT died in hospital on Saturday (03FEB07) - a family spokesman says. He was 85. Knight played...

Salsa Star Delgado Defects

27th January 2007

Salsa star ISSAC (corr) DELGADO has defected to America from his native Cuba in an effort to boost his international...

Judge To Rule On Cruz Will Handling

8th January 2007

An executor handling the affairs of late Grammy-winning singer CELIA CRUZ could be removed from office if a judge rules...

Celia Cruz Refused Artist's Visa In 1950s

27th July 2004

Cuban salsa legend CELIA CRUZ was refused an artist's visa to visit America at least twice in the 1950s, according...

Garcia Hunts For Fidel

26th May 2004

OCEAN'S ELEVEN star ANDY GARCIA is on the hunt for a FIDEL CASTRO lookalike to star in his new movie...

Martin Sweeps Latin Music Awards

30th April 2004

Pop hunk RICKY MARTIN scored a triple success at last night's (29APR04) LATIN BILLBOARD AWARDS in Miami, Florida - making...

Cruz Finally Finds Resting Place

23rd April 2004

Late music legend CELIA CRUZ is finally in her resting place - after being interred in a upscale mausoleum in...

Beyonce Reigns Supreme At The Grammys

9th February 2004

BEYONCE KNOWLES was crowned queen of the GRAMMYS last night (08FEB04) when she picked up a staggering five gongs at...

Beatty Remembers Hepburn

19th December 2003

WARREN BEATTY has written a final farewell to his acting heroine KATHERINE HEPBURN, urging wannabe biographers to let the screen...

Celia Cruz Has Music School Named After Her

21st August 2003

A Bronx, New York music high school will be named in honour of late 'Queen of Salsa' CELIA CRUZ....

Whoopi Goldberg Sparks Up A Storm

5th August 2003

WHOOPI GOLDBERG has offended yet another section of society - but the controversy delights the star. Fresh from upsetting...

Celia Cruz's Funeral Draws Thousands

23rd July 2003

ANTONIO BANDERAS and his wife MELANIE GRIFFITH were among thousands of mourners who turned out for salsa legend CELIA CRUZ's...

Latin Grammy Nominees Announced

23rd July 2003

The fourth annual LATIN GRAMMY nominations have been dominated by producer SERGIO GEORGE and singer-songwriter JUANES. It was announced...

Gloria And Emilio Estefan Pay Tribute To Celia Cruz

21st July 2003

Singer GLORIA ESTEFAN and her husband EMILIO have expressed their grief over the death of salsa superstar CELIA CRUZ....

Miami But Not Havana Mourns Cruz

18th July 2003

Salsa queen CELIA CRUZ was mourned with tears yesterday (17JUN03) in Miami - but mentioned with coldness in her native...

Celia Cruz Dead

17th July 2003

Grammy-winning salsa legend CELIA CRUZ has died at her home in New Jersey after failing to recover from a brain...