Selena

Mexican-American cumbia tejano singer. Born 16 April 1971. Died 31 March 1995
Selena
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1971-04-16
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Selena Biography (Wikipedia)

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez (April 16, 1971 – March 31, 1995) was an American singer, songwriter, spokesperson, model, actress, and fashion designer. Called the Queen of Tejano music, her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the late 20th century. Billboard magazine named her the top-selling Latin artist of the 1990s decade, while her posthumous collaboration with MAC cosmetics became the best-selling celebrity collection in cosmetics history. Media outlets called her the "Tejano Madonna" for her clothing choices. She also ranks among the most influential Latin artists of all time and is credited for catapulting a music genre into the mainstream market.

The youngest child of the Quintanilla family, she debuted on the music scene in 1980 as a member of the band Selena y Los Dinos, which also included her elder siblings A.B. Quintanilla and Suzette Quintanilla. She began recording professionally in 1982. In the 1980s, she was often criticized and was refused bookings at venues across Texas for performing Tejano music—a male-dominated music genre. However, her popularity grew after she won the Tejano Music Award for Female Vocalist of the Year in 1987, which she won nine consecutive times. She signed with EMI Latin in 1989 and released her self-titled debut album the same year, while her brother became her principal music producer and songwriter.

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Bidi Bidi Bom Bom
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I Could Fall In Love
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I Could Fall In Love
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Amor Prohibido
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Amor Prohibido
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Disco Medley
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Disco Medley
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Como La Flor
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Como La Flor
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Cien Anos
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Cien Anos
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Funkytown
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Funkytown
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I Will Survive
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I Will Survive
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Yo Fui Aquella
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Yo Fui Aquella
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Feelings
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