Home / Lessons / Selena / Como Te Quiero Yo A Ti
The song "Como Te Quiero Yo A Ti" by Selena is about unrequited love. The lyrics express the singer's feelings of love and hope for the person they desire, but also acknowledge the sad reality that this love will never be returned. The singer acknowledges that their feelings are just crazy dreams and illusions, and they will likely never be loved in return in the way they love the other person. The song is a melancholic expression of the pain and longing of unrequited love.
Selena Quintanilla Pérez, (April 16, 1971 – March 31, 1995), known as Selena, was an American Tejano singer. Called the "Queen of Tejano music", her contributions to music and fashion made her one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the late 20th century. In December 1999, Selena was named the "top Latin artist of the '90s". In 2020, Billboard magazine put her in third place on their list of "Greatest Latino Artists of All Time", based on both Latin albums and Latin songs chart. Selena has sold around 18 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling female artists in Latin music. Selena was shot and killed on March 31, 1995, by Yolanda Saldívar, her friend and the former manager of her Selena Etc. boutiques. In 1995, the United States Social Security Administration ranked the name Selena one of the 100 most popular names for newborn girls, and namesake Selena Gomez acknowledged Quintanilla's influence.
This song has more lessons to be added.
Click the request button below to prioritise the additional lessons.