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Salsa Queen Celia Cruz Dies at 77

Cuban singer Celia Cruz, known as the "Queen of Salsa," died in Ft. Lee, N.J., Wednesday of a brain tumor. She was 77. The singer, who came to the United States in 1960, recorded more than 70 albums and received a dozen Grammy nominations. Hear NPR's Neda Ulaby.

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