At 23 years of age, Selena quintanilla he has achieved fame; Apart from being considered the ‘Queen of Tex-Mex’ for her performances in Mexican ranchera, ballad, Latin pop and cumbia music, she works as a businessman, model, dancer and fashion designer. Everything was going well for him when this changed tragically, after Yolanda Saldívar, president of his fan club and in charge of running his boutique, shot him to death on March 31, 1995.
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News of his death devastated his family and followers. One of the people who suffered the most was Chris Pérez, the singer’s husband, who lost his girlfriend two days before they were married for three years. Despite the fact that 25 years have passed since the death of the translator “Como la flor”, guitarist and composer of the band “Selena y los Dinos” continues to remember the times she lived with love in her life with whom she planned to have a baby.
CHRIS PÉREZ, HUSBAND HUSBAND
Chris Pérez had joined the family band as a guitarist and when he saw Selena, he was amazed by her beauty and fell in love immediately.. Quickly, the feelings are mutual, but they decide to hide their romance for fear that the artist’s father will separate them.
They married secretly on April 2, 1992, after Abraham Quintanilla, the ancestor of the ‘Queen of Tex-Mex’, emphatically refused to have any relationship. They were together and loved very much until the day he died. From then on and for several years, he had no wish to refer to this tragic event.
WHAT HAPPENS TO CHRIS PÉREZ AFTER A DEATH?
There is news about Pérez in 2001 when he married Vanessa Villanueva, with whom he had two children. The relationship was unsuccessful and divorced in 2008, years since the couple was not known.
Through publications on his social network, Chris emphasized that he has never forgotten the translator “Bidi bidi bom bom”, whom he continues to love.
Years later, en 2012, guitarist released his book “Para Selena, con amor”, in which he tells his story with the woman in his life. It was destined to be a program about the singer, but the artist’s father sued her for violating the agreement he had signed promising not to use the young woman’s name as entertainment after her death, was published. Opinion.
25 years after the death of the ‘Queen of Tex-Mex’, the dancer gave an interview to Good morning america to talk about the love of his life and his fateful March 31 death. “As regards that day, I mean, for me, I wish I had amnesia for the day.”.
He also remembers that on the day he met Selena he immediately fell in love and knew that she would be the wife and mother of his children, but he had to stop her feelings because she worked for the family band as one of the musicians.
At other times, Pérez admits that despite the years of her artist’s death, she has continued to reign and has become a cultural icon and Hispanic woman. “The positivity he talks about and shows [ella] not only on stage but also outside it. I think the fans have put him in his current position “, he pointed.