Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a third-generation Texan, was born in Freeport in 1971. The youngest of three children, she began singing at the age of eight. Backed by her father, Abraham, on guitar; her brother, A.B., on bass; and her sister, Suzette, on drums, Selena started her musical career at her father’s Mexican restaurant in Lake Jackson.
Suzette Quintanilla, Selena's sister, is shown here introducing the #MACSelena collection that will be in stores October 2016. The collection features 'Amor Prohibido', 'Dreaming of You' and 'Como La Flor' lipstick. Suzette is wearing the 'Dreaming of You' lipstick. The eyeshadows you see below are all named after Selena's biggest hits for example, the black eyeshadow where Selena used to apply to the corner of her eyes is named 'Is It the Beat?'. The purple eyeshadow is called 'Selena' as…
Jennifer Lopez hugs Suzette Quintanilla and A.B. Quintanilla, siblings of slain slinger Selena, during the Latin Billboard Awards Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Coral Gables, Fla. Lopez performed with Selena's band, which included the two siblings. (Photo by Lynne Sladky/AP Photo)
"When I go home I have my husband. When my brother goes home he has his wife. Mom and Dad go home they have each other. But Chris, he has to go home without Selena." -Suzette Quintanilla #selenaquintanilla #selenaquintanillaperez #lareinadeltexmex #queenoftejano #chrisperez #selenaandchris