Selena's Hollywood Walk of Fame star to be unveiled in November

Although it's been over 22 years since her untimely death at the mere age of 23 years old, Selena Quintanilla receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame definitely proves that she's one of the biggest Latina singers of all time.

The Walk of Fame features "stars" for a variety of categories and on November 3, Selena will post-humously receive her own star for the recording category.

The ceremony will take place at 6:30 pm at the site of Quintanilla's Hollywood star, in front of the Capitol Records building.

Accepting the star will be Selena's sister Suzette Quintanilla, and the Mayor of Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti and actress Eva Longoria will help Emcee while Hollywood Chamber President/CEO Leron Gubler unveils the star.

The Hollywood star will be the latest tribute to Selena.

For the friends and family of the late Queen of Tejano music, "The wait is over!" Today, she ranks among the most influential Latin artists of all time and is credited for catapulting the Texas sound into the mainstream national market.

She rose to stardom in the traditionally male-dominated Tejano music industry and achieved crossover fame after her death with the release of her English language CD "Dreaming of You". "We are grateful Selena's life has been an inspiration to so many and we hope it will continue to encourage people to follow their dreams".


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