La Reina Tejana

The purpose of this website is to provide a general knowledge of the life of Selena Quintanilla Perez. Selena was, and is still considered by some, a world renown Latin@o artist. Her ability to appeal to both the Latin@o and American cultures enabled her popularity to skyrocket over her years of performing. While this website looks at Selena's career as a Latin@o artist, her personal accomplishments and goals, it also looks at how Selena was able to have such a profound influence within the Latin@o culture and Tejan@o music.



Awards and Achievements

A Brief Biography

Selena changed Tejan@o music and image

Obstacles that Selena Overcame



Altar dedicated to Selena at Mi Tierra in San Antonio

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American Culture 213 Website

Danielle Martinez

Krystle Anderson

India Agee

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