Learn a piece of royal history in the latest episode of Black Sounds Beautiful, as GRAMMY.com explores the illustrious career of the "Queen of Salsa" Celia Cruz.
In the latest episode of GRAMMY Rewind, witness the magic of the late GRAMMY- and Latin-GRAMMY-winning salsa great during her acceptance speech for Best Salsa Album at the 3rd Latin GRAMMY Awards.
Look back at how the Havana native began her career as a teenager performing at cabarets and destroying the competition at singing contents on her way to building a legendary career capped off by three GRAMMY Awards, four Latin GRAMMY Awards and a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award.
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Watch the Queen of Salsa, Celia Cruz, accept the Best Salsa Performance Latin GRAMMY at the first-ever Latin GRAMMY Awards in 2000. Cruz won her award for the famed live album 'A Night Of Salsa.'
From GRAMMY wins to performances honoring her, take a look back at some of Celia Cruz's Latin GRAMMY history.