Singer-songwriter and maker best known because the dad of legendary Tejano vocalist Selena. He also handled his daughter’s music group Selena y Los Dinos, which presented his other popular chlidren. Through the past due 1950s, he was a vocalist for the group Los Dinos. He performed together for quite some time before he started doing work for Dow Chemical substance full time to aid his family members. He eventually opened up the cafe PapaGayos, where his kids would begin their very own carrying out careers. He worked well like a maker on his daughter’s 2003 Greatest Strikes album and on her behalf 1997 eponymous biographical film. He fulfilled his wife, Marcella Samora, after becoming drafted in to the military. That they had three kids collectively: Selena, A.B., and Suzette. Within the 1997 biopic Selena, he was portrayed by Stand and Deliver acting professional Edward Wayne Olmos.