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Celeste Mendoza

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Celeste Mendoza

Celeste Mendoza has been played on NTS in shows including Marco's Island, featured first on 3 February 2018. Songs played include Para Que Sufras.

Celeste Mendoza, who was born in Santiago de Cuba, sang ballads with a convincing heft in her voice, a depth of emotion that made them work. But it was her singing of guaguancos, the music of the street rumbas, that made her famous. When she sang them -- a good example is her version of ''La Confianza,'' which she recorded with Bebo Valdes's orchestra -- the sadness in her voice and her smooth virtuosity mixed well. And they earned her a…

Para Que Sufras
Celeste Mendoza
Para Que Sufras
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