We may have lost the beautiful and talented Selena Quintanilla back in 1995, but she will forever live on in our hearts through her music! Here are 12 stars (and stars in the making) who have paid homage to the Tejano Queen through song covers:
This story was orginally published on October 2, 2013
1. Selena Covers: Bruno Mars "Dreaming of You"
The 31-year-old singer, who recently made a comeback with his stellar album 24K Magic, gave fans a sweet surprise during a concert in Mexico in 2013 by singing "Dreaming of You." Mars appears to be quite the Selena fan, as he had covered her songs at least twice before at other performances.
2. Selena Covers: Solange "I Could Fall in Love"
Remember that time Beyonce's baby sis covered Selena's "I Could Fall in Love?" Oh, you don't? Well, it was 2013, during a concert in Paris — and Solange killed it!
3. Selena Covers: Elia Esparza The Voice "Como La Flor"
This 23-year-old aspiring singer impressed three out of four judges on The Voice recently with her incredible performance of "Como La Flor."
4. Selena Covers: JoJo "Dreaming of You"
The 25-year-old singer traveled to Corpus Christi, Texas, where she paid a visit to the Selena statue, and later performed "Dreaming of You" in her honor.
5. Selena Covers: Adrienne Bailon Keke Palmer "Amor Prohibido"
Adrienne Bailon & Keke Palmer
What do you get when Bailon and Palmer come together for a night of NFL Own Your Style karaoke? A dope rendition of Selena's "Amor Prohibido!"
6. Selena Covers: La Banda Alondra Santos "Como La Flor"
La Banda made its return for a second season on Sunday, September 11, 2016. Young Alondra came ready to wow the judges, when she took the stage full of life to perform Selena's "Como La Flor."
7. Selena Covers: Keke Palmer "Amor Prohibido"
The Scream Queens star was stopped on the red carpet at San Diego Comic-Con 2016, where she was asked to sing the one song that she could deliver like nobody else. That song happened to be "Amor Prohibido."
8. Selena Covers: Jackie Cruz "Como La Flor"
Behind the scenes of my music video, tribute to #Selena thank you @watusei @ssdaigui @mismanufactured @massimolusardi @thegarretbar @paganinyc @prinzcarlson @Alannaaharrington @amandaecolors for making my dream come true #comolaflor #Alexaxtcamera #Blessed #honored and thank you @nicolemillernyc for my amazing wardrobe
The Orange is the New Black actress shared a behind-the-scenes look of her video performing a cover of Selena's "Como La Flor."
9. Selena Covers: Selena Gomez "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom"
The 21-year-old star, who was named after Selena Quintanilla, took the stage to sing "Bidi Bidi Bom Bom."
10. Selena Covers: Adrienne Bailon "Como La Flor"
At Paula Garces' baby shower, the 29-year-old singer-actress did a cover of Selena's "Como La Flor." And we have to say, she did an amazing job!
11. Selena Covers: Jennifer Lopez "No Me Queda Mas"
During one of her concert performances in Dallas, Lopez paid homage to the fallen star by performing "No Me Queda Mas."
12. Selena Covers: Gloria Estefan "I Could Fall in Love"
For Selena Vive! in 2005, Estefan paid tribute by performing "I Could Fall in Love."
13. Selena Covers: The Voice Mary Miranda "Como La Flor"
The Voice contestant blew the judges away (especially Shakira) with her rendition of Selena's "Como La Flor."