US Stamps on Latin Music Legends

\"\"On March 16, 2011 in Austin, Texas, the US Postal Service issued a Latin Music Legends (Forever commemorative stamp (priced at 44-cents), in five designs in a pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) pane of 20 stamps. The stamp was designed by Ethel Kessler of Bethesda, Maryland.

With this 2011 stamp issuance, the U.S. Postal Service honors five musicians and performers of the Latin sound whose contributions have had a lasting impact on American music — Selena, Carlos Gardel, Carmen Miranda, Tito Puente and Celia Cruz. Among the distinctive musical genres and styles represented are Tejano, tango, samba, Latin jazz and salsa.

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