Remembering Selena Quintanilla: 20 years later

Today marks the 20th anniversary of when popular Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez was killed in a senseless act by her fan club president and friend.

Selena left behind a legacy of great music and fans–like myself–will always remember her kindness and beautiful smile. πŸ™‚

Two-day festival will honor Selena Quintanilla

March 31 will mark 20 years since Grammy Award-winning singer Selena Quintanilla’s tragic death. The City of Corpus Christi, TX plans to honor its most famous resident during a two-day festival April 17-18. Selena was born Apr. 16, 1971.

The ‘Fiesta de la Flor’ is named after one of Quintanilla’s hit songs, “Como La Flor.” The festival is expected to bring in about $1 million into the local economy.