The Smithsonian Museum’s collection of Selena Quintanilla memorabilia has grown, and their recent discovery will have fans fixated on Selena's videos.
The Museum recently discovered an old interview that the late Queen of Tejano had done in 1994 with Tejano USA before performing at the Texas Live music festival at Hemisfair Park in San Antonio, Texas. Found as an un-marked videotape inside an old video camera, the video has now been donated to the Smithsonian for their Spanish-language project with Univision, according to Vivala.com. The video has been digitized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.
While the tape had gone undiscovered, the director of the video had been looking for the missing raw footage for years following Quintanilla’s death, as the Museum has revealed.
The Mexican-American belleza is seen discussing her win at the Grammys that year, as well as her appearance on the telenovela “Dos Mujeres, Un Camino.” She even gushed how she was so excited about hitting the red carpet saying, "When I first heard I was nominated I said I have to bring a camera to take a picture with all the stars."
The tape discovered is included in Quintanilla's exhibit at The National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. alongside her work as a Coca-Cola spokesperson for the Hispanic advertising display. Check the full footage below.