Houston musician Norma Zenteno loses cancer battle

Houston musician Norma Zenteno lost her battle with cancer Friday afternoon. She died at age 60. (The Zenteno family)

February 21, 2013 10:00:00 PM PST
The Houston music community has lost one of its most eclectic and spirited artists.

Norma Zenteno died Friday afternoon of complications from cancer. She was 60.

The singer and guitarist was the daughter of acclaimed trumpet player, Roberto Zenteno. The Zentenos are considered Houston's first family of salsa.

Zenteno played around Houston for decades and often performed with other well-known Houston musicians.

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