Selena Quintanilla- Perez
Selena was a beautiful Tejano artist. She had brown eyes, long dark brown hair, she was also tall and slim. Selena is important because she was one of the first Mexican - American woman to win best female vocalist. Selena songs and albums stayed on the charts as number one and made top selling music. Selena also designed clothes for her band and she soon opened up her own fashion line and her own boutiques. Selena was known as the " Mexican- Madonna".
Selena was born April 16, 1971
Selena was the youngest out of 3 children she had a brother Abraham and a sister Suzette .
Selena along with the rest of her family was raised as a Jehovah Witness.
Selena begin to sing at the age of 3
Selena's band recorded their first album in 1985 and sold 6 more albums nit signed to any record label . In 1987 Selena won Best Female Vocalist , in 1992 Selena fame got even bigger she and her band released the Hit song "Como La Flor".
Selena was the first female to record a Tejano album and sell out
Selena toured in Latin America
She won best song of the year in 1994 for "Como La Flor"
Selena was nominated for Mexican-American Album of the year
Selena's "Amor Prohibido" sold over 400,00 copies in the US and another 50,00 copies in mexico.
I picked Selena because i thought she was an Beautiful artist with a promising career ahead of her. I have the movie " Selena" and every since i watched i thought Selena was a Great artist and even though i don' speak spanish i love her music as well as her style.