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‘Anything for Selena’ Podcast is a Deep Dive into Selena’s Cultural Impact

Virginia Isaad
Selena’s legacy goes beyond her music, she was one of the most prominent and successful Latinas in entertainment and she is a symbol of dual identities as a Mexican-American who crossed over to the U.S. While many of us were...
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‘Selena’ Nominated for National Film Registry for its Latin-American Representation

Virginia Isaad
U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro is among the lawmakers pushing for the inclusion of Gregory Nava’s 1997 biopic Selena starring Jennifer Lopez in the National Film Registry. Castro, the chairman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, wrote a letter  on behalf of...
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A.B. Quintanilla Says Selena’s Family Should Accept Posthumous Grammy

It was recently announced that legendary Tejana singer/songwriter Selena Quintanilla will receive a posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award at the upcoming Grammy Awards and her older brother A.B. Quintanilla says her family would be happy to accept the award on her...
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Selena Quintanilla’s Family is Sued Over New Netflix Show

Virginia Isaad
The upcoming release of Selena: The Series on Netflix has a lot of people excitedly anticipating what’s supposed to be an authentic look at the iconic Tejano star’s life. Selena’s sister Suzette Quintanilla and her dad Abraham Quintanilla Jr. are both...
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25 of the Best Selena Memes on the Internet

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
This month marks 25 years that we lost Selena Quintanilla-Perez. But her legacy and memory live on so brightly and fiercely that we are reminded of the Queen of Tejano and Cumbia, through her songs, dope new merchandise emblazoned with...