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Beginners Guide To The One, The Only, Selena

Bidi Bidi Bom Bom your way to the dance floor!

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Have you ever thought about listening to musical legend Selena Quintanilla, but don't know where to start? Well look no further! Here are the top 10 songs Selena beginners MUST know!


Selena has a wide variety of musical masterpieces. Some will make you tear up in angst, while others will get you dancing on the office floor! There's a Selena song for any occasion. Here's some of the most iconic songs sung by none other than Selena Quintanilla.

1. Baila Esta Cumbia

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"Baila Esta Cumbia" is definitely the party starter! This song is a MUST have at any Latinx party, as it always brings people to the dance floor! Selena's brother (musically known as "AB Quintanilla") and the Kumbia Kings also released a collab version in her honor.

2. Como La Flor

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"Como La Flor" is a classic song about graciously overcoming heartbreak. Not only is it an absolute jam, but it reminds us that life will get better with time and positivity!

3. Si Una Vez

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A song about heartbreak and triumph. In "Si Una Vez", Selena let's them know that it's over with poise and an unstoppable rhythm.

4. El Chico Del Apartamento 512

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Ever had a crush on the boy next door? "El Chico Del Apartamento 512" portrays the familiar story that we can all relate to. Dedicate it to your crush! Do it now!

5. Techno Cumbia

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The rap in the beginning is one of the greatest musical masterpieces of our generation. "Techno Cumbia" is another Latinx party classic! You'd be lying if you said you didn't dance while listening.

6. I Could Fall In Love

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This has to be one of the most romantic songs of the 90's. "I Could Fall in Love" tells the story of a budding romance... Providing fans with hope that one day they too can fall in love.

7. Dreaming of You

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Another song you must dedicate to your crush, if you find the courage to tell them! In "Dreaming of You", Selena expresses her need to tell the one she loves how she feels! Just like Selena, you too can tell your crush how you feel!

8. No Me Queda Mas

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This song is a fan favorite! "No Me Queda Mas" is a song that tries to fight its way through pain, regret, and sorrow. Instead of agonizing about her heartbreak, Selena reminisces about all the beautiful memories that she had experienced with this love.

9. Amor Prohibido

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When you think of Selena, you think of "Amor Prohibido". If you don't know how to speak Spanish, you surely know the lyric "Oh whoa, baby!". The song tells the story of two lovers who are forbidden from being with each other, but stay together regardless of what others think!

10. Bidi Bidi Bom Bom

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"Bidi Bidi Bom Bom" is regarded by many fans as Selena's most iconic song. "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom" is the sound of your heart fluttering when you see your crush or S.O! It's catchy chorus and rhythmic beat captured the hearts of many all around the world!

What's your favorite Selena song? Comment down below!

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