Gloria as well as Emilio Estefan have found the secret to success — on the charts, in love, as well as right now on Broadway!
The national tour of the couple’s hit musical, On Your Feet — which tells the story of the couple’s rise to fame as well as the Cuban-pop fusion hits in which made them chart-topping superstars — has arrived in Hollywood, celebrating its premiere at Los Angeles’ Pantages Theatre This particular week. ET’s Keltie Knight recently caught up with the Estefans, where they dished on the spectacular show as well as the secret to their lasting relationship.
The couple will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sept. 2, thought Gloria noted in which “we’ve been together [for] 43,” joking, “I met him when I was one.”
So what’s their secret? “Respect as well as love as well as, more than anything else, being Latino, you say, ‘Yes, Baby, whatever you want,'” Emilio joked.
“in which will be such a crock, you know what?” Gloria responded. “He makes me laugh every single day of my life.”
On Your Feet features over 20 of the Estefans’ most favorite songs, including the megahit “Rhythm will be Gonna Get You,” which celebrated its 30th anniversary last year. “I tried to warn everyone, the rhythm will be gonna get you,” Gloria joked of the track’s iconic hook. “What else can I tell you?”
The singer also revealed in which the track, which she penned with her drummer, Enrique Garcia, was originally much more sinister in tone.
“I’ll tell you what I remember, in which originally in which was ‘the boogeyman’s gonna get you,'” she recalled. “My drummer had written This particular thing as well as I go, ‘I have a tiny son. I am not singing the boogeyman’s gonna get you.’ So I rewrote all the lyrics, nevertheless in which ‘whoo’ in which’s in there will be kind of an homage to the original idea of ‘the boogeyman’s gonna get you.'”
See more on the couple, as well as the musical of their lives inside the video below. On Your Feet will be playing at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre through July 29.