Selena to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017

By TejanoNation Staff

selenaTejano superstar Selena Quintanilla has been nominated to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The announcement was made by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce via livestream on Tuesday (June 28).

“The Committee looked carefully at each nominee and we feel that we have selected a great group of talent that will appeal to the tastes of many fans around the world,” said Vin Di Bona, chair of the Walk of Fame Selection Committee.

Selena will be awarded the accolade posthumously. The “Queen of Tejano Music” was killed by her fan club president at a motel in Corpus Christi on March 31, 1995.

People nominated for stars have five years to schedule their ceremony before the nomination expires.

WATCH: Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announce 2017 nominees for Walk of Fame

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1 Comment on Selena to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2017

  1. Ross Trovato // June 30, 2016 at 9:23 am // Reply

    It’s about time! Don’t know what took so long for someone who more than deserves a star to get one, but I am STOKED! I’ve been a HUGE Selena fan for almost 19 years, And I am SO PROUD and HAPPY for her! 😊👍😊👍😊


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