CELIA CRUZ ALL STARS &
ALFREDO DE LA FE
The Celia Cruz All Stars a band with band members that played with Celia at some point in her career, The Music is Celia's classics with a twist of funk.
The Celia Cruz All Stars brings back to life part of modern and classic Queen of Salsa's repertory. Songs like "La Negra Tiene Tumbao", "Quimbara", "Usted Abusó", "La Vida Es Un Carnaval", "Bemba Colora", among others, are coming back to remember and honor one of the most influential artists of all times.
For over fifty years, the legendary Celia Cruz delighted us with her talent, joy and unmistakable talents. Her musical legacy, along with her distinct voice, travels daily throughout all continents of the world through hundreds of recordings that she popularized during her unprecedented career.
The Queen of Salsa carried her title with class and distinction and garnered over 100 worldwide recognitions, multiple Platinum and Gold Records, three GRAMMY® awards and four Latin GRAMMY® awards, a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame, a recognition from the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as a Doctorate in Music from Yale University, University of Miami and Florida International University. Her boundless enthusiasm, genuine warmth, and deep-seated humanitarianism made Celia Cruz one of the music industry's most accomplished and revered performers, and the world's most notable ambassador of Hispanic culture.
Definitely, her music continues inspiring and pleasing fans all over the world that miss her unique talents. With this in mind, Celia Cruz All Stars was created, gathering a group of young, talented musicians to pay tribute to the hits that the Guarachera de Cuba immortalized.
With her music, Celia Cruz not only transcended geographic boundaries and idiomatic barriers, but gave the world hundreds of songs that became part of our lives. Celia Cruz All Stars celebrates a large part of the Queen of Salsa's repertory. Songs like "La Negra Tiene Tumbao", "Quimbara", "Usted Abusó", "La Vida Es un Carnaval", "Bemba Colorá", among others, are reinterpreted in honor of one of the most influential artists of all time. With each show, Celia Cruz All Stars contributes to the Celia Cruz Foundation which grants musical scholarships to needy children.
Celia Cruz All Stars will keep her musical legacy alive to be enjoyed by her fans and to be shared with future generations.