La India Ringtones and Lyrics

La India

13 Songs

About La India
La India (born Linda Viera Caballero on March 9, 1970 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico) is a noted singer of salsa also known as the "Princess of Salsa". Linda's parents decided to move to New York soon after her birth. Upon their arrival, they settled down in the South Bronx and lived with her grandmother. Linda's grandmother had an important influence on her life because she was a very strong willed lady and Linda looked up to her. Linda went to school and received her elementary education in the Bronx. During her grade school she met and became friends with Louie Vega. Vega introduced her to the urban street music scene where she learned to appreciate the hip hop style of the day. Linda's fine dark features and long straight black hair earned her the nickname "India". In 1985, when Linda was 14 years old, she signed as back-up singer for the Latin Hip Hop group "TKA", who scored a number one "hit" with "I Can't Get No Sleep". She was under the tutelage of John "Jellybean" Benitez, ... Read More

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