Selena Quintanilla was a professional singer, spokesperson, model and actress. Quintanilla was popular as Queen of Tejano music for her involvement in music and fashion. She got the title as the most celebrated Mexican entertainers of the early 20th century. Her name was also listed in the top selling Latin artist list of the 1990s, and her one of the collaborations with MAC cosmetics became the most selling collection of the history of Cosmetics. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Selena Quintanilla in 2019.
Early Life and Biography
Selena Quintanilla Perez was born on April 16, 1971, in Lake Jackson, Texas. She was raised in Jehovah’s Witness and singing from the age of six years. Her schooling was left in eighth grade, and her music career was disapproved by her teacher Marilyn Green. Her diploma degree was completed from an American School of Correspondence situated in Chicago and later attended the Louisianan State University. She also appeared for the business admission in Pacific Western University.
Quintanilla was married to Chris Perez, and her father disagrees with their relationship. She didn’t leave him while refusing her father’s decision.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Selena pursued appearing in the field of music and appeared in EMI Latin for the record with new Sony Music Latin. She was also noticed in the Music Awards 1989 Tejano while performing her in front of different personalities. After, she received the offer from Jr. Chose for Crossover album and also the first musician to sing to the label. She also starred while recording EMI pop division with three English language compositions.
In 1989, she appeared in the self-titled album and recorded the songs for the AMEN Studio. Her one of the written song ‘My Love’ was also included in the album. The songs were produced by her brother and also worked for writing different songs in the career. She got the 7th rank in the US Billboard Regional Mexican Albums list and debuted in the national music chart. After, she also received an offer to become the spokesperson of Coca-Cola in Texas.
Later, she worked with A.B., and Chris Perez who were the composers of commercials and Perez liked her while having a girlfriend. They both met in Pizza Hut and revealed about their feelings and came into a relationship. She released her second studio album with the title Ven Conmigo and contained three of her singles La Tracalera, Baila Esta Cumbia, and Ya Ves.
Net Worth and Earnings
Selena Quintanilla had earned the total net worth of more than $12 million. She earned while appearing as a singer and released different albums with her singles. Her earning was considered from her work before her death. She earned huge earning and having a million dollars wealth which she left for her near once.
Quintanilla had been known as a versatile singer and appeared in different casts as an actress. She was supported by her mother to pursue her career in singing and modeling. After, she worked with different artists and co-stars and became the well-known personality on the big screen.