EXCLUSIVE: Pop Star Miguelito Talks New Music, Celebrity Crushes, and His Puerto Rican Heritage

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Okay, so you’re Puerto Rican and Dominican. Do you have a favorite Latin dish?
My grandmother’s mangu. She makes it the best. 

What about your mom? Does she make anything you really like?

She makes everything I really like! 

Do you and your family celebrate any Latin American holidays? 

Yes! We celebrate a Puerto Rican holidays: The Day of the Three Kings. On January 6th, they come and give gifts to all the kids. It’s something we celebrate every year. 

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Cristina Arreola, Editorial Assistant

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to BrooklynNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or baking her favorite sweets. You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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