The Queen of Miami, Gloria Estefan, is spearheading an effort to bring together a host of Latin singing stars for a Spanish language re-recording of Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie’s “We Are The World.” Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez, Jon Seceda, Paulina Rubio, and Shakira are among the artists expected to contribute vocals to the charity single, which will benefit Haitian earthquake relief. Gloria has already had the song translated and titled it “Somos El Mundo,” according to Hissip.com. The recording will take place next Friday. Last month, the singing legend co-hosted the “Unidos Por Haiti”, Spanish for: United For Haiti, a five-hour commercial free live special dedicated to raising funds for the earthquake victims in Haiti through the American Red Cross.
This has absolutely nothing to do with “We Are The World,” but I simply can’t talk about Gloria Estefan without thinking of this: