Selena was a singer, song writer, entrepreneur, actress, model, dancer, and a designer. She was named "top artist of the 90's" and "Best selling artist of the decade". According to Wikipedia, she had the most successful singles in 1994 and 1995. She was known as the Latin "Madonna". She won "female vocalist of the year award at the 1987 tejango music awards.
Selena was born April 16, 1971 in Lake Jackson, Texas. She was murdered March 31, 1995.
Fun Facts to know about Selena :
1. She was raised as a Jehovahs Witness.
2. She started singing at the age of 3
3. She was the youngest of three children in her family.
When Selena was 14 years old she released her first album. Her father paid for all of her original copies and over those next 3 years she released 6 more albums without record deals. When she finally had gotten recognized and won "Best female vocalist" award in 1987 she finally had an opportunity in 1989and signed with Jose Behar. This rocketed off her career.
5 Important facts about about Selena's career.
1. She was known as the Mexican Madonna
2. Two weeks after she died George W. Bush (governor at the time) declared her birthday as Selena day
3. She was 14 years old when she first recorded for record company