The tragic death of Selena quintanilla shocked the whole world. One of the most affected was undoubtedly his partner, Chris Pérez, who until today is presumed has not been able to overcome the queen of Tex-Mex. An example of this would be his separation in 2008 with his then partner Vanessa Villanueva, who could not bear that the guitarist immersed himself in the vice of alcohol – presumably to forget the singer – and chose to end the relationship.
The millions of fans of the artist still remember with regret how 26 years ago, the president of the fan club and personal assistant, Yolanda saldivar, killed the singer on the morning of March 31, 1995 after shooting her with a 38mm revolver.
Here we are going to tell you from how the singer’s rapprochement with Chris Pérez was, if his parents divorced to what happened with him Tex-Mex queen’s wedding ring. A mix of data that until now you did not know about the American artist.
The memory of Selena still lived with the guitarist, that is what her partner realized, who in 2008 decided to separate, after not putting up with the vices of alcohol that Pérez presented.
After the tragedy, the musician Chris Perez he tried to get on with his life by marrying Vanessa villanueva. This happened in 2001, and as a result of that union, he had two children. “When I remarried, I was trying to downplay it [a la muerte de Selena] in my life”Perez told the New York Post.
After the death of his daughter, the Selena Quintanilla’s father founded The Selena Foundation, a group that helps children in crisis. Today he continues to produce music through his record company, Q-Productions operating since 1993.
The answer to this question may be known only to people who were close to the singer. Although, in an interview, Selena Quintanilla’s father revealed, after his death, that his daughter’s ring was thrown into the ocean in the Gulf of Mexico.
With the Selena Quintanilla’s death, his relatives, including his parents and siblings, decided to change their scene and no longer live in the same house. In November 1996, Chris Pérez decided to move house and left their Bloomington property.
A year before her death, Selena Quintanilla opened a business. They were two boutiques, located in Corpus Christi and San Antonio. Shortly before the tragedy, the idea of the singer was to open a third location in the city of Monterrey.
Selena Quintanilla always dreamed of a big wedding. But, when he realized that his parents were not going to allow this, he decided and agreed to elope. She was married to Chris Pérez in the Nueces County Courthouse on April 2, 1992.
The Selena Quintanilla’s last concert It took place at the Astrodome in Houston, Texas, on Sunday, February 26, 1995. On that day, more than 67,000 fans gathered at the multipurpose stadium to enjoy its best successes.
They say that for love there is no age, although this was not so much a problem for Selena and Chris Pérez. The singer was 18 years old and her partner at the time was reaching 20 years old.