On April 16 Selena was born…

On April 16, 1971 Grammy Award-winning Selena Quintanilla-Perez, better known as simply Selena, was born. Selena was often called “The Queen of Tejano music.” Throughout the 90s she achieved 14 top 10 singles in the Billboard Latin charts and was labeled by Billboard as the “Top Latin artist of the 90s.” Some of her most…

On March 31 Selena was killed…

On March 31, 1995 Tejano star Selena Quintanilla was killed via gun shot by her fan club president, Yolanda Saldívar. At the time of her death, Selena’s momentum was strong, having won a Grammy, as well as having a string of hit songs under her belt. Selena’s final album, “Dreaming of You,” topped the Billboard…

On August 14 Selena released “Dreaming of You”…

On August 14, 1995 “Dreaming of You” by Selena was released. The single, taken from the album of the same name, was released posthumously after Selena’s murder. The single was Selena’s biggest hit, reaching the Top 40 in many countries, peaking at number 22 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The music video does not…

On April 16 Selena was born…

On April 16, 1971 Grammy Award-winning Selena Quintanilla-Perez, better known as simply Selena, was born. Selena was often called “The Queen of Tejano music.” Throughout the 90s she achieved 14 top 10 singles in the Billboard Latin charts and was labeled by Billboard as the “Top Latin artist of the 90s.” Some of her most…

On March 31 Selena was killed…

On March 31, 1995 Tejano star Selena Quintanilla was killed via gun shot by her fan club president, Yolanda Saldívar. At the time of her death, Selena’s momentum was strong, having won a Grammy, as well as having a string of hit songs under her belt. Selena’s final album, “Dreaming of You,” topped the Billboard…