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could you Imagine what it would be like to grow up as a performer in a world that didnt even except female Tejano singers Can you imagine how much courage and work it would take to make it to the top Thats was Selena Quintanilla Perez had to go through Selena was born in Lake Jackson Texas on April 6th 1971 to Abraham and Marcella Quintanilla Abraham was a shipping clerk for a chemical company and Marcella was a housewife Abraham being a well respected Mexican musician who only sang English songs and had his career ruined because of that American people didnt respect him because he was Mexican and the Mexican people did not respect them because they sang English songs By the time Selena reached age 10 it became very obvious that Selena was a natural born performer and that she had a great amount of singing talent Abraham decided to start a band he was afraid that the same thing would happen to her so he decided to teach her some Spanish songs but one problem Selena only knew how to speak English so Selena went on with most of her life not even knowing what the words meant that she was singing Well in order to start the band they would need more then Selena so Abraham made Abraham III nicknamed AB her older brother and Suzette her older sister AB already knowing the drums Suzette already knowing the drum and Selena having an awesome voice started their band Selena Y Los Dinos They started practicing together and performer a little In 1980 Abraham and Marcella opened up a Mexican restaurant At first business was booming
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