Si Una Vez

1995 single by Selena

"Si Una Vez" (English: "If Once") is a song by American singer Selena. It was released as the fifth single from Amor Prohibido (1994).

"Si Una Vez"
Song by Selena
from the album Amor Prohibido
B-side"El Chico Del Apartamento 512"
ReleasedMarch 21, 1995 (1995-03-21)
(see release history)
(Corpus Christi, Texas)
GenreMariachi Cumbia, Progressive Cumbia, Experimental music, Rancheras
LabelEMI, EMI Latin
Songwriter(s)Pete Astudillo, A.B. Quintanilla III
Producer(s)A.B. Quintanilla III, Bebu Silvetti, Brain "Red" Moore


Chart (1995) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks [1] 4
U.S. Billboard Latin Regional Mexican Airplay [2] 6

Manny Manuel versionEdit

In 1994, Puerto Rican merengue musician Manny Manuel covered the song on his debut album, El Rey de Corazones. The track peaked at #18 on Hot Latin Tracks and #1 on the Latin Tropical Airplay.

Chart (1995) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot Latin Tracks [3] 18
U.S. Billboard Latin Tropical Airplay [3] 1


  1. ""Hot Latin Tracks" on". Retrieved 1994-08-06. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ""Latin Regional Mexican Airplay" on". Retrieved 1994-12-17. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)[permanent dead link]
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Manny Manuel > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles".