Browne, David
December 1995
Entertainment Weekly;12/29/95-1/5/96, Issue 307/308, p99
Highlights the life of the late Selena Quintanilla-Perez, who was a pop star. Information on how she was killed; Reactions of fans; Position of album `Dreaming of You'.


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