Mega TV Announces a Special Tribute to Celia Cruz ‘The Queen of...

Mega TV Announces a Special Tribute to Celia Cruz ‘The Queen of Cuba’


Miami, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–May 15, 2006–This Thursday May 18th, at 9 p.m., Mega TV, South Florida’s newest television entertainment destination, will air a special tribute to the immortal “Queen of Cuba”, Celia Cruz, as part of our exclusive Mega Especiales programs.

“The Queen of Cuba” is a compelling documentary that traces Celia’s remarkable trailblazing career. Original filmed footage, amazing photographic images and authenticated documents will portray an astonishing and inspirational woman who single handedly shaped the musical rhythms of her native Cuba.

Top Latin personalities that were part of Celia’s life, such as her first manager, Ralph Mercado, as well as music greats Johnny Pacheco, Victor Manuelle, Cachao, Johnny Ventura, Luis Enrique, Omer Pardillo, Willy Chirino, El Canario, Don Dinero and Polito Vega, among others, will share many personal anecdotes with fascinating details about the sultry performer whose humility was as legendary as her music.

This Thursday May 18th, make an appointment to spend an evening with Celia Cruz, the crossover winner of 5 Grammy awards, whose unassuming disposition transgenerationally altered the Salsa music genre.

Don’t miss this unforgettable television tribute, only on Mega TV. ¡AZUCAR!

About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.

Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in the United States. SBS owns and operates 20 radio stations located in the top Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, including the #1 Spanish–language radio station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City, as well as 3 of the Top 4 rated radio stations airing the Tropical, Regional Mexican, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres and the highest billing Latino-formatted stations in each of the three largest U.S. Hispanic markets. The Company also produces live concerts and events throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. On March 1, 2006 the Company acquired WSBS-TV, a full-power television station serving South Florida. The Company also operates, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company’s corporate website can be accessed at

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Mega TV Announces a Special Tribute to Celia Cruz ‘The Queen of Cuba’