CelebTV Latino caught up with the mega star Gloria Estefan for an exclusive reveal of her musical career. With a career spanning over 30 years, the songstress opened up about the power of music. Estefan also talks about the song that the world identifies her with and relates to the most, Conga. “I don’t think that a day goes by that that song doesn’t get played somewhere. I hear it and it still sounds as if it could have been made today. Showing no signs of slowing down, Gloria now releases The Standards, her 27th album which was many years in the making, with only a few days to record. Looking back at her career, she also has advice for the younger Gloria of 30 years ago. “I would just tell her to relax, chill out, just enjoy yourself a lot sooner than it took me.”
Here’s what to expect in coming days:
Part 1: Musical Career
Gloria Estefan talks about her start in music and her latest project that had been in the works for years, but only took four days to record. She also reveals what advice she would give a young Gloria of 30 years ago.
Part 2: The White House
Gloria Estefan goes into detail on how she’s performed over 50 times at The White House and what it means to be invited. She also gives advice to other crooners about to perform for the President and First Lady.
Part 3: Family Life
Gloria Estefan talks about her husband and children-plus the joys of becoming a grandmother.
Part 4: Next Chapter
Gloria Estefan talks about the work behind the scenes, going into detail about producing a Broadway musical based on her life and thinking of developing a reality show in which she casts the lead for Broadway.