Gloria Estefan's 'Reach' & More Songs From Latin Artists to Put You in the Olympic Spirit

Gloria Estefan performs at Minskoff Theatre
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Gloria Estefan performs at Minskoff Theatre on Sept. 14, 2015 in New York City. 

With the 2016 Rio Olympics around the corner, there's a sense of pride and solidarity that's beginning to fill the air, thanks in part uplifting anthems for the special sporting occasion. 

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In honor of the summer Olympics kicking off on Friday, we've put together a list of inspirational and motivating tracks that are sure to pump you up and help put you in the Olympic spirit. 

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From this year's official theme song "Alma e coracao (Soul and Heart)" by Thiaguinho to 1992's Barcelona Olympics theme "Amigos para siempre" by José Carreras & Sarah Brightman and Shakira's "Dare" from the 2014 World Cup, check out the feel-good playlist below: 

Gloria Estefan "Reach" (Official song for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics)

Diego Torres "Color esperanza"

Thiaguinho ft. Projota "Alma e coracao (Soul and Heart)" 

Gilberto Gil "Rio eu te amo"

José Carreras & Sarah Brightman "Amigos para siempre" (Official song for the 1992 Barcelona Olympics)

Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Julio Iglesias, Alejandro Fernández, Jon Secada, Plácido Domingo, Roberto Carlos, Carlos Vives & Patricia Sosa ?"Puedes Llegar"

Shakira ?"Dare" 

Nicky Jam "Un sueño" 

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