Selena Y Los Dinos
Released 1986
Recorded 1986
Length N/A
Label GP Productions
Produced by Manny Guerra

Alpha is the third album released by Selena y Los Dinos, in 1986, under the newly formed GP Productions, headed by Manny Guerra. When Selena began to emerge as a star, A.B. Quintanilla III became a songwriter and producer. One of his first songs, "Dame Un Beso," became a moderate hit. Alpha, led Selena to win "Female Vocalist of the Year," at the 1987 Hispanic Music Awards, and to be voted for "Female Vocalist of the Year," and "Performer of the Year," at the Tejano Music Awards.


# Title Length Writer(s) Featured Guest(s)
1 Dame Un Beso 3:50 Abraham Quintanilla III & Ricky Vela
2 Con Esta Copa 3:02 Johnny Herrera
3 Soy Amiga 4:05 Ricky Vela
4 Corazoncito 2:33 Abraham Quintanilla III & Manny R. Guerra
5 Sentimientos 3:16 Abraham Quintanilla III
6 Pero Como Te A 'Ido 3:06 Johnny Herrera
7 Pa Que Me Sirve La Vida 2:52 Jesus Monge
8 Pensando En Ti 4:09 Ricky Vela & Roger Garcia
9 El Tejano
10 Dame Un Amor 3:46 Abraham Quintanilla Jr. & Ricky Vela


  1. Dame Un Beso/Con Esta Copa (promotional)
  2. Dame Un Amor