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Jan. 22, 2021: Remembering Selena And Her Colorado Performances

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Selena The Series (L to R) Noemi Gonzalez as Suzette Quintanilla and Hunter Reese Pena as Ricky Vela and Christian Serratos as Selena Quintanilla and Paul Rodriguez, Jr. as Roger Garcia and Gabriel Chavarria as A.B. Quintanilla in episode 103.

Selena, “The Queen of Tejano Music,” enchanted Colorado audiences with her incandescent performances. The Tejana singer is the subject of a new Netflix series and a new podcast from WBUR. We hear from creators behind both projects and meet a Coloradan who says the late singer made him proud of his Mexican-American heritage. Plus, plenty of her music!