Selena Quintanilla was a singer, songwriter, spokesperson, entrepreneur, model, actor, and fashion designer from the United States. In 1994, she received a Grammy Award for her album Live! Her most well-known songs are “Como la Flor,” “Amor Prohibido,” “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom,” and “Si Una Vez.” She went on to become one of the best-selling Spanish artists of all time. She is also regarded as one of the most important Latin singers of all time, having catapulted a music genre into the mainstream market. Explore Selena Quintanilla’s Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Death Cause, Body Measurements, Net Worth, Family, Career, and many more Facts in her bio.
Selena Quintanilla Biography
Selena Quintanilla was born in Lake Jackson, Texas on April 16, 1971. She was the youngest child of Cherokee heritage Marcella Ofelia Quintanilla (née Samora) and Mexican American former singer Abraham Quintanilla Jr. Suzette and A.B., her siblings, also performed as musicians alongside her. Her producer and manager was her father, Abraham Quintanilla.
Selena Quintanilla Height & Weight
Selena Quintanilla was a woman of class, elegance, and audacity. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall, or 1.65 meters or 165 centimeters. She weighed about 55 kg (121 lbs). She had lovely dark brown eyes and black hair.
|Real Name||Selena Quintanilla-Pérez|
|Age||23-years old (Died)|
|Birthday||April 16, 1971|
|Death Date||Mar 31, 1995|
|Funeral||Seaside Memorial Park,
Corpus Christi, Texas, U.S.
|Birthplace||Lake Jackson, TX|
|Height||approx. 5 ft 6 in (1.65 m)|
|Weight||approx. 55 Kg (121 lbs)|
|Bra Cup Size||NA|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||approx. $34 m (USD)|
Selena released her self-titled first album on October 17, 1989. The album, which was produced by EMI Latin Records, was recorded in Texas’ AMEN Studios. The album and the single ‘Sukiyaki’ debuted on the ‘US Billboard Regional Mexican Albums’ list. The next year, she has appointed as a spokeswoman for ‘Coca-Cola.’ The first two jingles she performed were written by her brother Quintanilla III and Chris Pérez, the band’s new guitarist.
Selena released her second studio album, ‘Ven Conmigo,’ in 1990. ‘Baila Esta Cumbia,’ one of its hits, became one of Selena’s most successful songs.
Selena and lvaro Torres performed a duet named Buenos Amigos on her 1991 album ‘Nada Se Compara Contigo.’ The song not only topped the Billboard Top Latin Songs list in the United States, but it also boosted her exposure on major radio stations. Her breakthrough album, ‘Entre a Mi Mundo,’ was published in 1992. It topped the ‘Regional Mexican Albums’ list for 32 weeks in a row. Her Grammy Award-winning album, ‘Live!,’ was published in 1993. By this point, she had begun to appear in cameo parts in telenovelas such as ‘Dos Mujeres, Un Camino.’
She launched her own clothing brand in 1994. In Corpus Christi and San Antonio, she established two shops named ‘Selena Etc.’ The year 1994 saw the release of her fourth album ‘Amor Prohibido’ which became one of the best-selling Latin albums in the US.
How much is Selena Quintanilla’s net worth? Her talents in music and fashion helped her become one of the most well-known Mexican-American performers of the late twentieth century. Billboard magazine named her the best-selling Latin musician of the decade of the 1990s. Her net worth was estimated to be $34 million (USD).
Selena Quintanilla Husband & Marriage
Who is Selena Quintanilla Husband? On April 2, 1992, she married Chris Perez. He is best known as the main guitarist for the Tejano band Selena y Los Dinos. He is an American musician, composer, and novelist.
Selena Quintanilla is active on several social media platforms and has a sizable following. She has over 1.5m followers on Instagram.