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Selena Tejano Music Awards: Check Complete List of Selena Tejano Music Awards Details Here

Selena Tejano Music Awards - “Selena: The Series” premiered on Netflix on Friday, chronicling the life of late Tejano music star Selena Quintanilla-Perez. But as the audience soon find out, there was another reigning queen of Tejano before Selena came along, and her name was Laura Canales. Scroll down to read more about selena tejano music awards, selena tejano music awards 1987 from this article. 

by Shalini | Updated Dec 05, 2020 06:47 AM

Selena Tejano Music Awards: Check Complete List of Selena Tejano Music Awards Details Here

Selena Tejano Music Awards

 Selena Quintanilla-Perez is called as the "Queen of Tejano Music," the genre of dance music that originated near Texas-Mexico border. However, Laura Caneles is the "Barbra Streisand of Tejano." Back in the seventies and eighties, before Selena became a household name in the U.S., Laura was known as the first lady of Tejano music. Also, but she was one of the pioneering women in the genre who paved the way for Selena. Currently, their relationship is explored in Netflix's new biographical drama, Selena: The Series. Laura makes the first appearance in the TV show's third episode, and it's a notable one which may make you wonder how the two Tejano legends interacted in real life.

Selena Tejano Music Awards 1987

In 1986 and again in 1987, Selena has won the Tejano Music Award for Female Vocalist of the Year. She also won in 1989, and for seven years after that. With her beautifully textured voice, flashy outfits, her genuine smile, and her mix of Tejano and Latin pop, Selena had unlimited appeal.

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Selena Tejano Music Awards - FAQ

1. Who won the award in 1986?

In 1986 and again in 1987, Selena has won the Tejano Music Award for Female Vocalist of the Year. She also won in 1989, and for seven years after that. With her beautifully textured voice, flashy outfits, her genuine smile, and her mix of Tejano and Latin pop, Selena had unlimited appeal.