Why Is Celia Cruz Called the Queen of Salsa?
Celia Cruz celebrated her Cuban American identity as one of the first women salsa singers.
Because of Her Story presents a YouTube miniseries where students speak with Smithsonian curators about four women who shaped American history and culture. In Why Is Celia Cruz Called the Queen of Salsa?,Mincy, a student, speaks with Ariana A. Curtis, curator at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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