Celia Cruz is definitely having a moment.
The late queen of salsa is the focus of several new projects, from an exhibit and musical to drag shows this fall in Miami.
The singer, who died at age of 77 from brain cancer in 2013, was best known for belting out her “azucar!” (sugar) catchphrase and for hits such as “Rie y Llora,” “Quimbara” and “Bemba Colora.”
Here is a look at the upcoming events themed after the Cuban entertainer, whose birthday was Oct. 21:
Documentary, drag shows and exhibit
The eighth annual Orgullo Hispanic LGBT pride festival will honor Cruz with events including drag shows and look-alikes performing her music Oct. 1-15 in Miami and...