One, two, three, four -- come on, baby, save the Miami Marine Stadium!
The historic waterfront venue got one step closer to revitalization this week when Miami's own Gloria Estefan took a stand to preserve its one of a kind architecture. In her first statement as the "Voice of the Miami Marine Stadium," Estefan said, "The stadium reflects the diversity of South Florida. It was designed by a young Cuban-American architect, and has played host to artists from Jimmy Buffett to Sammy Davis Jr..... We look forward to the day when this spectacular place is once again a thriving center of cultural life for people in South Florida."
But will Estefan contribute a theme song to the campaign to save the Miami Marine Stadium? There are certainly plenty to choose from. Looking back on some of Gloria's greatest hits, it's possible she's been penning odes to the neglected building all along. (Not probable, but possible.)
Consider these lyrics: